ERA Key Realty Companies just lately introduced that Tara A. Kilgallen of Framingham has joined ERA Key as a Realtor within the Framingham workplace.
Kilgallen has 20 years of expertise as a yoga teacher in Massachusetts and California, and is presently as teacher at Widespread Floor Yoga in Framingham. She beforehand served as co-director of Yoga at Lumina Thoughts Physique Studios – Longfellow Well being Golf equipment in Wayland and Natick.
She was additionally a yoga teacher at Bosse Sports activities in Sudbury. Earlier than that, she was the director of yoga and retail supervisor at Tushita Heaven in San Juan Capistrano, California.
She earned her bachelor’s diploma from Lesley College in Cambridge and accomplished her actual property coaching at Freedom Path Realty Faculty in Cambridge.
The Board of Administrators of St. Mary’s Credit score Union has appointed Larissa C. Thurston its new president and CEO, efficient Oct. 1.
She succeeds James C. Garvey, who introduced his retirement following eight years serving as president and CEO of the credit score union and 40 years within the monetary companies business.
Thurston brings a wealth of expertise to this function and is the primary girl to guide St. Mary’s Credit score Union as president and CEO because the group’s founding in 1913. Thurston joined St. Mary’s Credit score Union as chief monetary officer in 2014 and has greater than 20 years of progressive banking expertise with a powerful background in banking technique, finance and operations.
Most just lately, she served as chief working officer and chief monetary officer the place she supplied imaginative and prescient, management, planning and administration for know-how, advertising, human sources, deposit operations, compliance, and finance plans and packages.
Earlier than becoming a member of St. Mary’s Credit score Union, Thurston served as vice chairman and controller for Financial institution of New England the place she developed Contingency Funding Plans, carried out danger administration packages and insurance policies, managed an acquisition and oversaw the event of 5 new department places.
Thurston serves as member-at-large on the Board of Administrators Government Committee on the United Means of Tri-County and as treasurer on the Board of Administrators on the Boys & Ladies Membership of MetroWest. She additionally serves on the Member Advisory Panel of the Federal Dwelling Mortgage Financial institution of Boston and is a Learn to a Little one scholar mentor on the Richer Elementary Faculty in Marlborough.
Thurston graduated magna cum laude with a grasp’s diploma in enterprise administration and a bachelor’s diploma in accounting from Southern New Hampshire College. She can also be a graduate of the ABA Stonier Graduate Faculty of Banking and the Wharton Management Program.
St. Mary’s Credit score Union is predicated in Marlborough.
Adam Bokon of Natick has joined Rockland Belief as vice chairman, business mortgage officer for the financial institution’s Industrial Banking division within the Waltham workplace.
In his function, Bokon will probably be tasked with strengthening relationships with house owners and managers of funding actual property firms all through Higher Boston whereas specializing in lending alternatives for a variety of funding properties, together with multifamily, retail, workplace and industrial belongings.
He has greater than 15 years of expertise working within the business banking sector, primarily in business actual property financing. Earlier than becoming a member of Rockland Belief, he was a vice chairman of economic actual property at Brookline Financial institution, and an assistant vice chairman of economic actual property at Folks’s United Financial institution.
Bokon began his banking profession at Wachovia Financial institution after receiving his undergraduate diploma in enterprise administration from the College of Connecticut. He additionally earned his MBA from the Australian Graduate Faculty of Administration on the College of New South Wales.
Bokon is a board member of the Actual Property Lenders Affiliation and a member of the Actual Property Finance Affiliation.
Tech Advisors, a Medfield-based know-how answer supplier for small to mid-sized companies, has appointed Catherine Kontogiannis assist desk technician.
On this capability, she works to help shopper requests for his or her IT wants.
Previous to just lately becoming a member of Tech Advisors, Kontogiannis was a Dell discipline service technician, touring regionally to carry out guarantee restore work on laptops, desktops and servers.
She traces her fascination with know-how and repairing issues to her childhood in southern Arizona, recalling that her father introduced dwelling a pc, gave her a ebook on programming and urged her to determine it out. Later, after incomes a bachelor’s diploma from Barry College in Miami, Kontogiannis started her profession, together with educating know-how engineering for grades 5-12 in Dartmouth. She additionally taught college students about coding. After finishing a sequence of Cisco Community Academy programs and incomes her CompTII A+ certification, she got down to pursue work within the discipline of IT.
RTN Federal Credit score Union Board Volunteer William J “Invoice” Croteau handed away on April 21.
A lifelong Amesbury resident, Croteau served as an RTN Board of Administrators volunteer for 15 years, serving on the Asset Legal responsibility Administration Committee, Laws Committee and Supervisory Committee. He labored for GTE Sylvania in Exeter, New Hampshire, and Ipswich, a complete of 33 years, retiring in 1992 on the age of 53.
RTN is a member-owned, not-for-profit monetary cooperative based mostly in Waltham.
Hebrew SeniorLife, the biggest supplier of senior well being care and senior residing communities in New England and an affiliate of Harvard Medical Faculty, just lately introduced that Jennifer Derkazarian of Harmony has joined the group as chief high quality officer.
The newly created function combines a variety of danger administration, security and high quality measurement features with compliance, regulatory and enchancment initiatives. Derkazarian joins Hebrew SeniorLife from Atrius Well being, the place she was chief nursing officer.
Derkazarian has total accountability for high quality, danger administration and affected person and resident security packages in all Hebrew SeniorLife service areas, together with Hebrew Rehabilitation Heart Lengthy-Time period Persistent Care Companies and Rehabilitation Companies Models. She can also be be answerable for the expert nursing facility at Orchard Cove in Canton, NewBridge on the Charles Assisted Residing in Dedham and outpatient clinics, dwelling care and hospice within the Higher Boston space. She additionally has direct administration and oversight tasks for An infection Management and Course of Enchancment.
Previous to Atrius Well being, the place she labored for 4 years, Derkazrian served as director of Superior Observe at Lahey Hospital and Medical Heart. As a licensed supplier, she additionally supplied direct affected person look after greater than 15 years in cardiac electrophysiology and cardiac surgical procedure.
A graduate of Union School with a bachelor of science diploma in biology and historical past, Derkazarian earned a number of superior levels at MGH Institute of Well being Professionals in Boston, together with her R.N., M.S.N., N.P. and D.N.P.
The Clear Air Group LLC, generally often known as CR Clear Air, has chosen Diego Tebaldi of Newton to fill the function of common supervisor.
Tebaldi joins CR Clear Air at a time when the corporate continues to develop quick and develop its market globally; his function will embody overseeing the day-to-day operations of the agency, together with recruiting further expertise, increasing the technical capabilities and shopper administration and acquisition.
Previous to becoming a member of the CR Clear Air crew, Tebaldi was at CECO Environmental, a publicly listed air pollution management firm, the place he ran the HEE-Duall enterprise, which included industrial air scrubbers and followers; in addition to the Adwest enterprise which included regenerative thermal oxidizers/RTOs. He has additionally been in management roles with corporations in renewable vitality and high-tech. Along with work in Boston, he has additionally been with corporations in Geneva, Paris and London.
Tebaldi earned his bachelor’s diploma from Buckingham College in the UK and is fluent in 4 languages: English, Italian, French and Spanish. He’s a native of Italy,
CR Clear Air is a 60-year world supplier of engineered options for air air pollution management and environmental course of compliance.
Allena Prescribed drugs Inc., a Newton-based late-stage, biopharmaceutical firm devoted to growing and commercializing first-in-class, oral enzyme therapeutics to deal with sufferers with uncommon and extreme metabolic and kidney problems, has appointed Dr. Richard D. Katz as chief monetary officer (CFO).
Katz succeeds Edward Wholihan, whose deliberate departure was introduced by the Firm in November 2020.
Katz brings greater than 20 years of expertise in well being care finance and company growth to Allena. Most just lately, he served as CFO at Liquidia Applied sciences Inc., a late-stage medical biopharmaceutical firm. Previous to Liquidia, he served as CFO at a number of biopharmaceutical firms, together with Argos Therapeutics, Viamet Prescribed drugs and Icagen Inc.
At Icagen, Katz performed a key function in facilitating the corporate’s preliminary public providing and subsequent financings, the formation of a number of strategic collaborations and the corporate’s sale to Pfizer.
He started his profession as a vice chairman within the well being care funding banking group at Goldman, Sachs & Firm, the place he executed a broad vary of transactions, together with fairness and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions and company restructurings.
He holds his B.A. from Harvard College, his M.D. from Stanford College Faculty of Drugs and his M.B.A. from Harvard Enterprise Faculty.
AMAG Prescribed drugs Inc. just lately introduced that its Board of Administrators has appointed Scott Myers as AMAG’s president and CEO, and member of the board.
Myers succeeds William Heiden, who’s stepping down from such roles in mild of Myers’ appointment.
Myers brings practically three many years of world pharmaceutical and medical know-how expertise to AMAG. He most just lately served as chairman and CEO of Rainier Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotechnology firm centered on metastatic bladder most cancers.