Jeffrey J. Evans has been named vice president/construction manager with Maguire Thomas Partners, Los Angeles. Evans will oversee the general contractor and manage architectural and engineering consultants for the firm's Plaza Las Fuentes project in Pasadena.
Jana L. Turner has joined IDM Properties Corp., Long Beach, as vice president/leasing. Turner will be responsible for all office and retail leasing activities. Ronald E. Winkler has been named project manager for IDM Development Corp., Long Beach.
Dunphy Construction, San Diego, has announced the promotion of George Moreau to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Moreau served as vice president of construction operations for the firm, which is involved in commercial, industrial and institutional projects in Southern California.
T. Patrick Smith, former president of Watt, Smith & Associates, Irvine, has been named president of Irvine Pacific, the residential development division of the Irvine Co. Smith succeeds Roland Osgood who was promoted to president of the firm's Land Development Group.
Gregory D. Bruhn has been named senior vice president of Union Bank's real estate loan administration department. Bruhn previously served as vice president and area loan administrator for the firm's affiliate, Standard Chartered Bank/Chicago.
Steven A. Ruef has joined Welton Becket Associates as a project director. Ruef, most recently an associate and project manager at Harwood K. Smith & Partners in Dallas, where his responsibility included hotels and low- and high-rise office projects, is a member of the American Institute of Architects.
The Buie Corp., San Diego, has appointed James Resney director of development in charge of the firm's planned adult-oriented country club community in Rancho California. Resney will oversee all aspects of the project, including planning, processing, approvals and land development.
Michael E. Lairmore has been appointed vice president of business development for Terra Industries Inc., San Diego.
Michael Brandman Associates Inc., Santa Ana has announced the appointments of Laura Hudson, senior project manager in the planning services department, and Richard Dean Friesen, senior project manager in the resources management department.
The National Multi Housing Council elected William H. Elliott its new chairman for a two-year term, at its annual meeting in Miami. Elliott is chairman and chief executive officer of the Los Angeles-based Angeles Corp.
W. Peter Magee has been named president of Beitler Management Group Inc., a new entity created by Beitler Commercial Realty Services, Los Angeles. Magee formerly was with JMB Property Management Co., Chicago.
David G. Ellsworth, Richard F. Davis, Michael P. Simondi and Douglas A. Dodds have joined the Los Angeles real estate law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius.
James E. Lane has been named vice president and California agency manager for Ticor Title Insurance Co., Los Angeles.
Jim Hansen has been promoted to regional manager for the Fieldstone Co., San Diego
Dean Reuter has been appointed senior associate director of production and project manager at Stewart/Rombergber & Associates, Los Angeles.
David G. Dobson has been named deputy executive director of the Los Angeles County Community Development Commission.
John J. Barry, Jr. has joined Breton Construction Inc., Irvine, as project manager.
Thomas L. Cook has been elected 1988 president of Southern California Chapter No. 5 of the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers.
The Koll Co., Los Angeles, has announced the appointment of Albert J. Grazioli Jr. and Wanda J. Chihak, both vice presidents for development.