Jill Martin has been named partner in the firm's tax services group. Prior to joining ParenteBeard Martin served in the United States Air Force. She is a Masters of Environmental Studies candidate at the University of Pennsylvania and received her bachelor's degree from King's College.
Krista Kutney, D.P.M., a podiatrist, has joined the group and is accepting new patients at her office at 239 South Mountain Boulevard, Suite 600, Mountain Top. Dr. Kutney received her bachelor's degree from King's College, and her medical degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia. She completed her podiatric residency at Kennedy Memorial Hospital/University Medical Center, Stratford, NJ.
Robert Dompkosky, D.O., internal medicine physician, has joined the medical staff at 110 N. Mountain Boulevard, Mountain Top. Board-certified in internal medicine, Dr. Dompkosky earned his bachelor's degree from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, and his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Des Moines, Iowa. His residencies were completed in the Scranton-Temple residency program, and the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center.
David L. Capin, financial advisor of Raymond James Financial Services; and president of Capin Investment Advisors, LLC, an independent firm, has been named a member of the 2013 executive council. The council honors are presented only to those financial advisors who have demonstrated an extremely high level of commitment to clients through personal service and professional integrity.
Robert Baldassari, has been appointed director of sales and marketing for the historic Pocono inn and resort.
Baldassari, of Canadensis, was most recently director of sales and marketing for Skytop Lodge, a position he held since 1994. During this period, Baldassari also served as vice president of Resort Marketing Partners, a subsidiary of Skytop Lodge. Prior to this appointment, he was assistant manager and conference services manager for Skytop Lodge.
He has held managerial positions for a number of properties in the Poconos region, including Mount Airy Lodge. He is a graduate of the University of Bridgeport, in Connecticut, where he earned his bachelors degree. Baldassari is the winner of the Pocono Mountains Convention and Visitors Bureau 2012 Gail V. Sterrett Marketer of the Year Award. Baldassari has also won numerous Adrian & Golden Bell advertising awards from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International.
Jennifer Naugle has been named manager of the Tobyhanna State Park complex, an area encompassing three state parks and more than 9,500 acres of land in Monroe and Wayne counties. The announcement was made by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
The Tobyhanna State Park complex includes Tobyhanna State Park and Tobyhanna Lake; Gouldsboro State Park and Gouldsboro Lake; and Big Pocono State Park, which includes a portion of the downhill ski slopes of Camelback Mountain, where facilities are managed by Camelback Mountain Resort.
Naugle began her career with the Bureau of State Parks in 1998 as a seasonal environmental education specialist at Promised Land State Park, Pike County. She later was assigned to the bureau's Harrisburg headquarters, working in the program services section. She was most recently employed at Carbon County's Hickory Run State Park Complex, where she was assistant manager since 2010.
She received a bachelor's degree in environmental science and elementary education teaching certification from East Stroudsburg University.
John Pekarovsky has been promoted to Commercial Banking Officer for First Liberty Bank & Trust's Wilkes-Barre office. Pekarovsky will be responsible for managing accounts and developing new banking relationships throughout Luzerne County. He formerly worked for five years as a credit analyst. Pekarovsky has a bachelor's degree in Business Management, with concentrations in Finance and Economics, from East Stroudsburg University.
Polly Patterson has been accepted as the Northeast Pennsylvania Region interim regional chapter executive, following the departure of John Hughes, who has accepted a leadership role as regional executive of the American Red Cross, Heart of Carolina Region in Greensboro, NC.
Marise Garofalo has been named vice president for institutional advancement. Garofalo earned a Bachelor of Science degree in liberal studies Summa Cum Laude from The University of Scranton.