Lauren Andrich has been promoted to communications manager at Newsday Media Group in Melville. She is responsible for coordinating external and internal communications, as well as media relations efforts. The Bay Shore resident was previously a communications associate.
Rosalinda Silver has joined Homes by Mara Realty of Syosset as a licensed sales agent. The Dix Hills resident held a similar position at Escobar Realty in Brentwood.
Michael Kornfeld has been elected to serve on the board of directors of the Folk Alliance International. He is the owner of a strategic communications and public relations practice, and is the editor and publisher of AcousticMusicScene.com, an online publication for the folk, roots and singer-songwriter communities in the United States and Canada. Both are based in Huntington, where he also lives. Folk Alliance International is an organization that aims to foster and promote multicultural, traditional and contemporary folk music.