Janet James, a designer with Fleetwood Enterprises, Riverside, has been promoted to design manager for the housing group's recently formed mid-Atlantic division, where she will direct all facets of design. She is a recipient of a Silver MIRM Award and Women of Achievement Award in 1985 from the Greater Riverside YMCA.
R. Boyce Bates has been named vice president of Richardson Nagy Martin, architecture/planning. He will be responsible for directing all phases of development, including construction documents and budgeting at the Newport Beach office. Bates had been manager of product development for the Mission Viejo Co.
Karen J. Safer, formerly with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, has joined Altoon & Porter Architects as creative director for marketing. She will assist in coordinating business development, marketing communication and promotion. She is affiliated with the Society of Marketing Professional Services and the Society of Architectural Historians.
Jim Brondino of Upland has been inducted into the national "Academy of American Exchangors" Hall of Fame, an honor awarded to only 32 real estate professionals across the country. He was cited for sustained contributions to real estate exchanging. Brondino specializes in real estate investments and tax-deferred exchanges.
Terry Hardgrave and Douglas Glover have been promoted to first vice presidents for Warmington Homes, Costa Mesa. Hardgrave will be responsible for purchasing and contract administration; Glover will direct construction activities.
L. Michael Lynch, a veteran accountant, has been appointed vice president of finance and administration for the Carson Estate Co. and the Victoria Partnership of the Dominguez family enterprises.
Barbara McLaughlin, vice president and director of marketing for Lightner Development Co., Upland, has been elected a member of the Institute of Residential Marketing of the National Assn. of Home Builders.
Mary Eastman Rigney has joined Albers & Albers, Inc., Fullerton, as public relations/advertising coordinator. Rigney headed her own firm for 15 years.
Jerome Morrison, a partner in the accounting firm of Laventhol & Horwath was named executive vice president/office of the chairman of La Costa Hotel & Spa.
William A. Shubin has been promoted to partner of Lincoln Property Co.'s Irvine office and will be responsible for all phases of development.
Mary Miles has been named project manager for Oltmans Construction Co., Whittier. Miles previously served as subcontractor coordinator and estimator for the firm.
Robert J. Rodino, formerly vice president, GLENFED Realty Investments, has been named vice president of brokerage and consulting for LaCagnina & Associates, Encino.
Sherman Harmer Jr. has been appointed senior vice president of residential development for McKellar Development, La Jolla. He had served as chief executive officer for Millstram & Associates of Salt Lake City.
Edward Sadoski has been promoted to vice president of sales and leasing for Barton Development Co, Rancho Cucamonga. Susan McNeil has been named director of marketing for the firm.
Joe De La Vara, John Musich and David Kessler have been named assistant vice presidents for corporate sales of World Title Co., Burbank.
Rocky A. Tarantello, president, Tarantello & Co., Newport Beach, has been elected to a two-year term on board of governors of the American Society of Real Estate Counselors, and Eugene P. Carver, president of Hoffman Properties Inc., Los Angeles, has been reelected to a three-year term.
Kevin Kirk has been promoted to vice president, technical service of Kaufman & Broad Home Corp., Los Angeles. Kirk will manage the firm's engineering operations.
Anna Marie Marchesi has been named project coordinator for BCE Development Corp.'s land division, Carlsbad. Prior to joining BCED, Marchesi served as administrative aide/constituent service for former Gov. Scott Matheson of Utah in 1979 and 1980.
Gary Du Bois has joined Daniel Deutsch, Architect, as an associate. He previously served as architectural coordinator for the marketing planning department of Pardee Construction Co.
Marjorie Karr of Keusder Enterprises, Costa Mesa, has been promoted to vice president of administration and marketing.
Lawrence H. Melin has been appointed vice president and resident manager of Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Services, City of Industry and Bernard G. Eldridge has been named vice president and director of engineering services for the firm.