Bruce Watterson has been appointed to the board of directors for the Education & Assistance Corp. The Rockville Centre resident is senior vice president and group director for Signature Bank in Garden City.

Dawn Davidson Drantch has been named to the newly formed business development committee of the Melville-East Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce. The Wantagh resident is in-house counsel for the Alcott HR Group in Farmingdale.


Dr. Tibian Abramovitz joins Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre as physician adviser. The Merrick resident held a similar position at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn and Beth Israel Medical Center's Brooklyn Division at Kings Highway.


Helaine Schneiderman has joined Prudential Douglas Elliman in the Dix Hills office as a licensed associate real estate broker. The Melville resident held a similar position at Realty Connect USA in Woodbury.

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