The Desert Research Institute announced the appointment of Vic Etyemezian , Ph.D., as the institution’s vice president for research, effective July 1. Etyemezian has served in an interim capacity since September of 2019.
Bank of America has named Ashlee Andrews as market executive for the Las Vegas region.
Touro University Nevada announced the appointment of Dr. Andrew Priest to campus president and provost. Shelley Berkley , who has served as the CEO and senior provost for Touro since 2014, remains with the university in a new role.
360 Talent Avenue (360) announces the appointment of Angel Mamola as director of client delivery. With over 15 years of experience, in her new role Mamola will build high-performing recruitment teams across multiple industries.
Following a national search and recruitment process, Jacob DeDecker has been named director of Extension and associate dean for engagement with the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology Natural Resources at the University of Nevada, Reno. His appointment started July 1.
Shelley Berkley , CEO and senior provost of Touro University Nevada (Touro), announced the promotion of two executive leadership members: Dr. Andrew Priest is provost and chief academic officer; Dr. Robert Askey is dean of the College of Health and Human Services.
Bank of America Private Bank announced the hiring of Brandon Saliba, who will be joining as a private client manager based out of Las Vegas, reporting to Johanna Blake , managing director. In his role, Saliba will serve as a central resource and a reliable guide to high-net-worth individuals, families and institutions, helping them manage and steward their wealth more strategically.
Cristo Rey St. Viator College Preparatory High School announced John Rinaldo has been hired as director of business partnerships.
Jim Friedel, a 16-year veteran of the banking industry, recently was promoted at Nevada State Bank to vice president, corporate relationship manager. Friedel previously was a commercial banking portfolio risk officer at NSB, a position he held for 10 years.
North Las Vegas City Manager Ryann Juden announced the appointment of Assistant Chief Jacqueline Gravatt as the city of North Las Vegas’ new chief of police, and the promotion of Capt. Michael Harris , a 20-year North Las Vegas Police Department veteran, to assistant chief of the North Las Vegas Police Department.