Ruth B. Kraft of North Hills, a former New York State judge, has joined Bartlett, McDonough & Monaghan in Mineola as counsel. She was counsel and chair of employment law at Kirschenbaum & Kirschenbaum in Garden City.

Nicholas Chrysanthem of Plainview has joined Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin in Manhattan as a shareholder in the professional liability department. He was a member of McManus & Richter PC in Manhattan.


American Red Cross on Long Island in Mineola has two new directors on its board.

Wayne Horsley of Babylon is regional director of Long Island State Parks in West Babylon and a former Suffolk legislator and presiding officer.

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Anthony Acampora of Dix Hills is partner-in-charge and chairman of the litigation practice group at SilvermanAcampora LLP in Jericho.

Mary Kay Barket of Manhasset has been appointed to the board of directors of ACDS in Plainview, serving the developmentally disabled. She is president of MK Risk Solutions in Manhasset.


Dr. Miriam R. Robbins of Manhattan has been appointed chair of the dental medicine department at Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola. She was associate chair of oral-maxillofacial pathology, radiology and medicine and director of the special-needs dental clinic at New York University College of Dentistry in Manhattan.

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson recently hired two new staff directors.

Keri Dunne of Kings Park has been named director of volunteer services. She was volunteer coordinator at the Gurwin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Commack.

Frank Christiano of Farmingville has been named director of environmental services. He directed environmental, laundry and hazardous chemical services at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn.


Lauren E. Petersen of Oyster Bay Cove has joined TEKsystems Inc. in Manhattan as a specialist recruiter on the financial services IT team. She held administrative positions with Hearst Corp.'s Country Living, Redbook, Seventeen, and O brands in Manhattan.


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Joseph Horowitz of Lynbrook has joined ExcelAire in Ronkonkoma, a private jet charter and management company, as vice president of business development. He was vice president of business development for LISS Consulting in Lake Success.

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