Bentley Architects + Engineers Inc., Longwood, has hired Diana Chase as project designer and Anabella Ison as structural engineer.
John L. Estrada, senior manager for training with Lockheed Martin's Simulation, Training and Support business in Orlando, has been elected to the national Board of Directors of Operation Homefront.
The Southeast Regional Center of Canine Companions for Independence has appointed the following officers to its board of directors: President Dave Gordon, executive vice president and chief commercial officer of Exel Transportation Inc.; Vice Presidents Vince LaRuffa, Universal Orlando Resort and Christine O'Neal, SeaWorld Orlando; Treasurer Duane Comprosky, GE Capital Solutions; Secretary Rev. Chuck Green, pastor emeritus of Orangewood Presbyterian Church; Past President Nancy Baumann, Paving Powerful Pathways.
L. Thomas "Tom" Roberts has joined E Sciences Inc. as senior scientist and will oversee the opening of the firm's DeLand office in January 2010.
Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services has appointed Richard D. Matricaria regional manager of its Orlando and Jacksonville offices.
Dale Newby and John Miller have joined Ocean Properties & Management Inc., New Smyrna Beach, as real estate agents.
Habitat for Humanity Orlando has hired Tom May as the director of retail operations for its ReStores retail outlets.
Carolyn B. Gosselin has joined Petrizzo Strategic Group Inc., a bipartisan lobbying and public affairs firm as president, public affairs.
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