Greg Stansbury was promoted to senior at Hill, Barth & King LLC.
Grossman Yanak & Ford LLP hired Stephen Lindsley, Abby Schulz and Amber Trumbetta as a staff associates in the assurance and advisory services group.
Michael Walston joins Hill, Barth & King LLC as senior manager Sept. 30.
First Commonwealth Financial Corp. hired Stan Foraker as executive vice president/mortgage banking of First Commonwealth Bank.
Kevin Bove and Evan Hirsh have joined the Henderson Brothers Retirement Plan Services. Mr. Bove joined as financial adviser, and Mr. Hirsh as a client services associate.
Stephen B. Dixon joined Civil & Environmental Consultants Inc. as a new corporate vice president in its Pittsburgh headquarters office. Mr. Dixon will lead the Power Industry Consulting Group.
Allegheny Valley Hospital said Swati Srivastava joined its medical staff.
Tera S. Conway joined Zubritzky and Christy OB-GYN and is part of St. Clair Medical Services.
Pittsburgh Magazine hired Lauren Davidson as associate editor.
Ann Rodgers joined the Diocese of Pittsburgh as director of communications. She will join the staff of the Diocese on Sept. 30.
United Way of Allegheny County named Kim Tillotson Fleming, chairman and CEO, Hefren-Tillotson, its 2013 Annual Campaign.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh named new board members. They are: Rita Baranwal, director, core engineering, fuel engineering, nuclear fuel, Westinghouse Electric Co.; Jerome Dioguardi, chief operating officer, Health America; and Diana Riggins, president and CEO, Riggins Enterprises.
Matt Young was named quality assurance director at Classic Industries Inc.
American Textile Co. appointed Keith Brown as senior vice president of operations.
Awards and Honors
Alison Colbert, assistant professor and chair of the graduate nursing program at Duquesne University, was selected to participate in the Leadership for Academic Nursing Program, a fellowship of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN). This AACN fellowship is designed to develop leadership skills among nursing school faculty members who are new or emerging administrators, preparing them for positions as deans or directors of academic nursing units.
W. Wallace Danforth, financial adviser in Janney Montgomery Scott's Wexford office, was named a 2013 Five Star Wealth Manager and recognized in the July 2013 issue of Pittsburgh Magazine.
Kathryn Roeder of Carnegie Mellon University was chosen to receive the Janet L. Norwood Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Statistical Sciences.
The Norwood Award, named after the first woman commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and a past president of the American Statistical Association, is given annually by the University of Alabama at Birmingham's School of Public Health to recognize contributions to statistical sciences by women. Ms. Roeder is professor of statistics in CMU's Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Also a faculty member in CMU's Lane Center for Computational Biology.
The Allegheny County Health Department recognized Sylvia S. Choi for her work to promote breast-feeding and support of breast-feeding moms and their babies.
Dr. Choi is associate professor of pediatrics with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, medical director of the Feeding and Swallowing Center; and a member of The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Referral Service at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. A Certificate of Achievement from the Health Department was presented to Dr. Choi at a Women, Infants and Children Program staff meeting Wednesday.
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