Kevin O’Leary of Franklin Square, vice president at New York Business Development Corp. in Manhattan, has been promoted to senior vice president and New York metro team leader.

Lisa Lockwood of Long Beach, senior loan processor at Franklin First Financial Ltd. in Melville, has been promoted to sales/operations manager.


John McGuigan of Commack has joined Innovative Resources for Independence in Queens Village as associate executive director of program operations. He was deputy director of operations at Aid to the Developmentally Disabled, Inc. in Riverhead.

Neela Mukherjee Lockel of Selden has joined the American Red Cross in Mineola as chief executive officer. She was chief executive officer at Girls, Inc. in Deer Park.

Diana De Rosa of Huntington, equine journalist and owner of Press Link in Farmingdale was appointed president of American Horse Publications, a nonprofit national organization dedicated to promoting excellence in equine media.

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