Lisa Bott has been named office manager at Business Dynamics, a Mineola-based management firm serving the spine industry. The Searingtown resident previously was office manager and tax coordinator for Lake Success accounting firm WeiserMazars.


James P. Rhodes has been promoted to senior vice president at  P. W. Grosser Consulting, an environmental consulting and engineering firm in Bohemia. The Holbrook resident was previously vice president and has been with the firm since 1993.


Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty in Port Washington has added three new licensed agents. Teresa Pittard, of Port Washington, previously held a similar position at Real Living Accents on Real Estate, also in Port Washington. Dariane Schwartz, of Old Bethpage, previously held a similar position at Century 21 Prevete in Plainview. Scott Schwartz, also of Old Bethpage, previously held a similar position at Century 21 Prevete in Plainview.

Shankari Pai has joined Lynda Baker Realty in the Dix Hills office as a licensed real estate salesperson. The Dix Hills resident previously held a similar position at Charles Rutenberg Realty in Plainview.

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Neil Lazar has been named president of the board of directors for the Community Chest of Port Washington. He is a self-employed consultant and lives in Port Washington.

Jason S. Samuels has been appointed to the board of directors of Contractors for Kids, a charity that assists families in overcoming life-changing obstacles. The Roslyn Heights resident is a partner in the commercial litigation department at Uniondale law firm Farrell Fritz.


Jose Luis Rebay has been hired at Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association in Rockville Centre as the technical director of its Olympic development program. The Bay Shore resident was formerly the head men's soccer coach at the College of Staten Island.


Patrick J. Matheis, of Lindenhurst, has been named business banking relationship manager for M & T Bank in Melville. He previously served as a reverse mortgage consultant for MetLife in Islandia.


MJ Fitzgerald, of Cold Spring Harbor, has joined Huntington insurance and wealth preservation firm Richard E. Zacharoff as vice president of business development. She previously was chief development officer for The Pederson-Krag Center in Huntington.

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