Hartford’s Amenta Emma Architects has hired Lauren R. Kushner as a designer.
The American Lung Association of the Northeast has appointed Julie Stevens to serve on its Connecticut leadership board.
An Ohio manufacturer of pepper spray guns and other personal defense products has appointed Suzanne M. Hopgood, chairwoman of the Capital Region Development Authority, to its board of directors.
The Connecticut Health Foundation has hired Suzanne Moody as executive administrative assistant and Victoria Ross as administrative assistant.
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Hartford hired Samantha Slade as development manager.
The Hartford Symphony Orchestra has hired Stephen Collins as director of artistic operations and administration.
Quinnipiac University in Hamden has awarded tenured status to 11 of its faculty members who teach across a variety of disciplines.
The Children’s Law Center in Hartford has hired Nicole Lewoc as a social worker.
Webster Bank has promoted Peter Hicks to senior vice president and senior relationship manager in commercial banking.
Christine E. Bromberg, a partner at law firm Robinson + Cole, has been elected board chair of Junior Achievement of Southwest New England.