James R. Kruse has been named vice president and general manager of Schneider Commercial Real Estate's Anaheim office. Kruse, a former partner in Westin Realty Group, Costa Mesa, was affiliated with Cushman & Wakefield and Robert P. Warmington Co.
Lisa Perrine, former vice president of Cibola Systems Corp., an audiovisual consulting firm in Orange, has been appointed president of the company. David Gales has been named design director and will be responsible for facility and product design development.
Robert E. Rippe, former vice president in charge of builder services, Merrill Lynch Realty, Tustin, has been appointed senior vice president of Pennhill Co.'s commercial division in Orange. Rippe will be responsible for commercial/industrial projects.
Christopher J. Clifford has been named vice president and manager of the Seeley Co.'s commercial division, Los Angeles. Clifford was associated with Westgroup Inc. and with Cushman Realty Corp. He will be responsible for operations and sales activities.
James R. Erwin, senior commercial appraiser of Household Bank, Anaheim, has received his SRPA (Senior Real Property Appraiser) designation from the board of governors of the International Society of Real Estate Appraisers.
Brian C. Wilkinson has been appointed manager, project development, of Santa Margarita Co., San Juan Capistrano.
Robert Rodrigues has been named marketing associate for Iliff, Thorn & Co., San Diego.
Carl D. Covitz has been appointed by President Reagan to be Under Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Covitz will assist HUD Secretary Samuel R. Pierce Jr. Covitz has been owner and president of Landmark Communities Inc., based in Beverly Hills, since 1973.
Robert F. Fishman has been named corporate operations director for Tishman Realty & Construction Co. Inc., New York. John Vickers has been promoted to development director for the firm.
John H. McRoskey has been appointed associate vice president of Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Services.
Robert A. Gilberg has joined Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, Los Angeles, as a partner specializing in real estate law.
Robert B. Dale has been named director of marketing of Ford Mance, San Diego.
Steven Quatro has been appointed managing partner, Bliss Keeler Investments, Arcadia.
Gerhard E. Kammer has been named associate of Rossetti Associates/Architects Planners, Santa Monica.
John Bodenburg has been appointed vice president and regional manager of Norris, Beggs & Simpson's Southern California regional headquarters in Newport Beach.
Mark R. Ross has been appointed director of business development for Auerbach Leasing & Management, Santa Monica.
Paul A. Novak has been named governmental affairs representative of the Greater Los Angeles Area chapter of the Building Industry Assn. of Southern California.
George H. Barnes has been promoted to senior vice president of business development for Kennedy-Wilson Inc., Santa Monica.
Edward D. Peterson has been named executive vice president of Pacific Scene Inc., San Diego.
Charlene Merkens has been appointed assistant vice president of Glenfed Mortgage Corp., Newhall.
Joseph W. Craver is the new chief executive officer of Charter Communities, San Diego.
Robert J. Cunningham has been appointed director of landscape architecture for the Keith Cos., Costa Mesa.
Thomas R. Hickman has been named director of health-care facilities for Ross Wou International, Los Angeles.
Donna Taylor has been appointed director of interior design of Austin Hansen Fehlman/Group, San Diego.
David O. Team has been named vice president of finance of Messenger Investment Co., Irvine.
Simon J. Whitmey has been appointed vice president, forward planning, for H. R. Remington Properties Inc., Southern California division, Laguna Niguel.
Theresa Doyle has been promoted to vice president/sales and marketing for Covington Homes, Orange County.
Christopher Jones has been named vice president, business development, of Innerurban Development Corp., Los Angeles.
Peter van der Horst has been promoted to first vice president, tenant development, and Herb Rosen has been named first vice president, pre-construction, of Tishman Construction Corp., Los Angeles.
Ronald L. Kinder has been appointed director of marketing for the Linpro Co., Brentwood.
Rick Del Carlo has been named project manager for Santa Fe Pacific Realty Corp., Brea.
Ben Cheng has been awarded the Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB) designation by the Real Estate Brokerage Council of the Realtors National Marketing Institute, affiliate of the National Assn. of Realtors.
Thomas E. McCarthy has been named finance manager of Maguire Thomas Partners, Los Angeles.
George M. Brady Jr., chairman of the National Corp. for Housing Partnerships (NCHP), has been named 1987 Man of the Year by the National Housing Conference.
Mary Shafonsky has been promoted to vice president of administration of Warmington Homes, Costa Mesa.
Mary Lou Green has been appointed senior vice president of Gribin von Dyl Realtors.
Bevan Harvey has been appointed vice president of property management of R. A. Rowan & Co., Pasadena.
Gerald C. Collins and John X. Aguirre have been elected senior vice president and corporate vice president, respectively, in the real estate lending department of Beverly Hills-based Gibraltar Savings. Collins has served as Gibraltar's regional loan manager in Northern California since 1985. Aguirre has been vice president for the western region of Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. for the past five years.
Steve Calhoun, Scott Heaton, Paul Sablock and Ralph Zeller of The Seeley Co., City of Commerce, and Ralph Simmonds of the company's Irvine office, have been named partners of the firm.