DMJ promotes seven in three offices; IESBA chair reappointed; and more personnel news.
John Donovan was hired as a partner in assurance at CohnReznick, Los Angeles.
Susan Waterloo was appointed a partner at MichaelSilver, Skokie, where she has worked for over 20 years.
BerganKDV announced the election and re-election of its 2019-20 board members: Becky Morgan (pictured) was elected to serve another three-year term; Loren Viere finished a one-year transition term and the seat will be filled for a three-year term by Gene Garrelts; and other shareholders on the board are: Russ Sand, Dave Richter, Matt Mayer, Earl Edeburn and Dan Roling. The board also announced its officers, electing: Becky Morgan as board chair, Earl Edeburn as vice chair, Matt Mayer as secretary, and Dan Roling as treasurer.
David Rosen, chair of the tax department at Rosen, Sapperstein & Friedlander, Towson, announced the release of his guide to the opportunity zone program, “The Book on Qualified Opportunity Zones.”
Joe Feehan was hired as a tax partner in the Boston office of Blumshapiro.

Callie Chase, Jordan Forsyth, Cassidy Huckins and Brady Wentworth were hired as associates at Nathan Wechsler, Concord.
DMJ announced promotions in three offices. The firm promoted, in Greensboro: Shirley Weigel to chief operating officer; Caren Rodriguez to chief marketing officer; Alicia Williams to chief HR officer; and Keith Jarmusch to senior manager; in Durham: Jeff Marko and Drew Steel to senior managers; and in Sanford, Drew Haddock to senior manager.
Derek Marks, Kristen Robillard and Emilie Wuerch (pictured) were promoted to senior accountant, and Kathy Strobele to senior accounting services specialist, at Lumsden & McCormick, Buffalo.

Gary Berger was hired as a partner and assurance, financial services industry leader, Northeast region, and Joshua Blumenthal was hired as a partner, assurance, at CohnReznick, New York.

Dr. Stavros Thomadakis was appointed IESBA chairman for a further one-year renewable term commencing in January 2020, after approval from the Public Interest Oversight Board. Thomadakis has chaired the IESBA since 2015.
Matt Dasta was appointed principal and director of tax services at Rea & Associates, New Philadelphia.
Jane Mann and Karla Berry were hired as payroll administrators in the payroll services department, and Kyle Andress (pictured) was hired as a staff I accountant in the accounting services department, at DunlapSLK, Chalfont.
Wendy Morton-Huddleston, principal at Grant Thornton, was elected national president-elect of the Association of Government Accountants, assuming her role on the AGA National Governing Board for a two-year term, first as national president-elect, effective July 1, and then as national president, July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.