Friedman appoints leader of estate and trust group; KPMG Foundation president announces retirement; and more personnel news.
Jessica Levin (pictured) was hired as the North America regional director at Abacus Worldwide, Miami.
Melissa Henry was hired as an audit director at Mayer Hoffman McCann, Clearwater.
Chris Mies, senior managing advisor at BKD Family Office, earned the Certified Private Wealth Advisor certification.
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Zachary Greene, a CPA at HeimLantz, Annapolis, earned the Four Decisions executive coaching certification.
Renee Moelders was promoted to partner at ConvergenceCoaching, Bellevue.
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Demetrios Mitkonis was promoted to manager at Nathan Wechsler & Co.
Bernard Milano, president of the KPMG Foundation, will retire on Jan. 15, 2020, with Blane Ruschak beginning his transition into the role of president in December 2019. Ruschak served as KPMG’s executive director of campus recruiting and university relations for the past 11 years, overseeing campus hiring for KPMG. Milano will also retire as president of The PhD Project, with Ruschak also succeeding him in that role.
Tonia Simon was hired as a senior tax manager at Untracht Early, Florham Park.
Brandon Baker, partner, will lead the estate and trust group, and Charles Anastasia was hired as a principal in the real estate group, at Friedman, New York.
Angel Rodriguez was hired as a senior tax manager at Untracht Early, New York.
Michael McAllister was hired as leader of the IT audit services practice at RKL, Wyomissing.
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Greg Englert (pictured) was hired as a partner in the risk advisory practice at Weaver, Houston.
Autumn Kraus, litigation and valuation partner at Whitley Penn, Dallas, recently participated in the Dallas Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night event, a series of fundraising campaigns benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's funding of research to find blood cancer cures.
The National Treasury Employees Union has filed a lawsuit to block an executive order signed by President Trump last week that threatens to remove civil service protections from much of the federal workforce.