Lauren McGowan, of Garden City, has joined Community Mainstreaming Associates in Garden City, serving the developmentally disabled, as director of development. She previously led development for the New York City Mission Society.


Janet Smiley, of Mount Sinai, has been named vice president of field operations at Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Long Island and Queens. She will help implement initiatives and business development at Long Island sales offices. She managed the Setauket regional office.

Melissa Topping-Kovary, of Stony Brook, has joined RE/MAX Signature in East Setauket as a licensed sales agent. She was in sales at Keller Williams in Hauppauge.


Lisa Rose, of Center Moriches, has been elected chairwoman of the Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center's board of directors. She is an owner and director of Clare Rose Inc. of East Yaphank and Melville.

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