J.P. Facundo has joined HMWC CPAs, Tustin, as a senior staff accountant in the Accounting & Audit Department. ... Steven D. Sills, a partner at Green Hasson Janks, Los Angeles, has earned the Certified Fraud Examiner designation from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. ... Maureen Cronin has joined WilsonMorgan LLP, Irvine, as a partner.



Steven D. Putnam has been promoted to director of tax services at Richey, May & Co. LLP, Englewood. He joined the firm in 2008.



Christian Wolfe has been appointed vice president of business intelligence and strategy at CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business, Riverwood. ... Hang Bower has been named executive director of human resources at BDO USA LLP. She was previously regional HR director for BDO's Atlantic, Southeast and Southwest regions. In addition, Sheryl Martin has joined the firm as national director of talent development.



Timothy M. Weigel has joined McGladrey & Pullen LLP, Des Moines, as senior assurance associate. ... Danielle N. Gifford has joined D K Arndt PC, Garner, as a staff accountant. ... Sadie C. Lee has joined R & R Realty Group, West Des Moines, as director of accounting. ... K. Dwayne Vande Krol, has been promoted to shareholder at Nyemaster Goode PC, Des Moines. ... Ryan M. Hosch, has been promoted to shareholder at Knapp & Hosch CPAs PC, Dubuque. ... Bret L. Mills has joined Conlin Properties Inc., Des Moines, as vice president. ... Kent D. Sewright has been appointed to the Internal Audit Standards Board of the Institute of Internal Auditors. ... Gregory C. Burbach, of Honkamp Krueger & Co PC, Dubuque, has been named a member of the Mercy Board of Trustees. ... Terry L. Nelson, of Nelson Gayer VerSteeg CPAs PLC, Estherville, has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Ward 2 Council.



Corinnee Bailey, an associate director at Postlethwaite & Netterville, has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Baton Rouge Capital Area Court Appointed Special Advocate Association.



David Lawler has joined the Portland office of Berry, Dunn, McNeil & Parker as the firm's systems administrator.



Steven P. Piesko has been promoted to principal at Maner Costerisan, Lansing.



Brown Smith Wallace LLC, St. Louis, announced a number of new hires: Steven Schueppert has joined the firm as a member in the audit services practice; Diane Wolf as a senior tax accountant in the property tax practice; Kathleen Schulte as a staff auditor; and Michael Bender as a manager in the financial advisory services practice. The firm also announced a number of promotions: Lincoln Gray has been promoted to principal; Brad Pursel to member, to lead the financial reporting valuation services of the financial advisory service practice; and in the Audit Group Zack Meyer and Dan Ward to manager, and Melisa Simpson and Dan Schoenleber to supervisor.



Michael S. Kaplan has joined EisnerAmper as a senior manager in the Audit Group, specializing in pension services in the Hackensack and New York City offices.



Philip Isom has joined KPMG LLP, New York City, as a principal and leader of its U.S. Corporate Finance Group, an independent middle-market investment bank.



Cohen & Co. announced a number of new hires: In the Cleveland office, Scott Lichtenstein has joined the firm as a senior manager in tax; Tony Micheli as a principal in tax; Melissa Bish as a manager in accounting and auditing; Chris MacLaren as a manager with Cohen Fund Audit Services; Tony Gallo as a staff accountant in accounting and auditing with Cohen Fund Audit Services; Brian Hricik as a business development specialist with Cohen Fund Audit Services; Jamie Kolb as an office services assistant; and Mallory Strakusek as a receptionist. In the Columbus office, Jake Vogel has joined the firm as a staff accountant with Cohen Fund Audit Services, while in the Youngstown office, Jenna Santisi has joined the firm as a staff accountant in accounting and auditing. ... Vincent P. Hall, director of IT audit at Battelle & Battelle LLP, Dayton, has earned the Certified Fraud Examiner designation from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.



Andrew T. Przyuski, of Dunlap & Associates PC, Chalfont, has earned his CPA license, while firm shareholder Robert J. Fairbaugh has been named to Philadelphia SmartCEO Magazine's 2010 SmartCPA list.



Dipti Parekh has joined McConnell & Jones LLP, as a tax manager.

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