Michael D. Raniere of East Northport has been hired as a partner at Lamb & Barnosky in Melville. He was a partner at Jaspan Schlesinger in Garden City.


Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Dix Hills has hired four licensed sales associates.

Jodi Mastrandrea of Dix Hills owned a residential interior design company, JM Design Consult in Dix Hills.

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Howard Steinfeld of Dix Hills was working in the Douglas Elliman relocation department in Huntington, as a sales associate but was inactive.

Giulio Fontana of Smithtown was a project leader with Emblem Health in Manhattan.

Felix Santiago of Brentwood was a freelance interior designer.MEDIA

Jim Maiella of Centerport, senior vice president, corporate communications of AMC Networks Inc. in Manhattan, will serve as co-head of corporate communications starting in 2017.


Russell S. Danna of St. James, retired senior investigative auditor for the Suffolk County District Attorneys’ office in Hauppauge, has joined the Suffolk Federal Credit Union supervisory committee.

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Despina Katsigiannis of Whitestone, an associate in the banking and commercial lending practice group at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman in East Meadow, has been named vice president of the Cultural Committee for the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York.

Philip L. Blum of Garden City, vice president and senior counsel at CA Technologies in Islandia, has been appointed to the board of trustees at the Henry Viscardi School at the Viscardi Center in Albertson.

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The Hempstead Boys & Girls Club in Hempstead has elected two new members to its board of directors.

Steve Wilson Jr. of Oyster Bay, is a detective for the Village of Hempstead police department.

Maxine S. Broderick of Hempstead, is principal attorney of Broderick Law in Garden City.

John Giordano of Huntington, village administrator of Lynbrook, has been elected to the board of directors of the New York Cooperative Liquid Assets Securities System, a local government investment pool, designed specifically for public-sector funds.

Michele A. Pincus of Commack, of counsel at Schroder & Strom in Mineola, has been appointed to the executive board of the Real Estate Institute at Stony Brook University.

CORRECTION: Russell S. Danna, of St. James, is a retired senior investigative auditor for the Suffolk County District Attorneys’ office in Hauppauge. He joined the supervisory committee of Suffolk Federal Credit Union. His previous title and the name of the organization he joined were incorrect in previous versions of this story.

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