Woman’s Hospital has named Stephanie H. Anderson as executive vice president and chief operating officer and Greg Smith as chief financial officer.

Anderson was senior vice president / chief financial officer. Smith was vice president of finance.

Melissa Grand, an attorney with Adams and Reese, has been elected as chair of the board of directors for Boys Hope Girls Hope of Baton Rouge.

Other directors are Dr. Candace Collins, an ophthalmologist with the Eye Medical Center; Carl Redman, retired executive editor of The Advocate; Larry Galloway, retired quality assurance technician at ExxonMobil; Thomas Clemons, external relations director at Louisiana Healthcare Connections; Cheri M. Ausberry, director of community development at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center; Ryan Istre, an investment advisory representative with Merrill Lynch; Freddie Pitcher, chancellor of the Southern University Law Center; and Dr. Stephen L. Sherman, an orthodontic specialist in the Baton Rouge area.

Monica King has been named operations manager at Puryear IT.

She worked for defense contractor AECOM as a project manager and then chief contracting officer overseeing the completion of an $11-million library and information educational center at the Joint Readiness Training Center in Fort Polk.

Thomas George has been named senior geologist in Professional Service Industries Inc.’s Baton Rouge environmental services department.

George was a staff geologist.

Robert L. Delarosa has been installed as president-elect of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Delarosa is the founding partner in a group private practice in Baton Rouge and is a New Orleans native.


Annalisa Kelly and Trevor Acy have been named economic development specialists at the Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission.

Kelly’s position is dedicated exclusively to Kenner through an agreement to create and retain jobs in the city and attract private investment to the area. Kelly was with the Louisiana Office of Community Development, where she managed the administration of hazard mitigation grant program funds.

Acy will implement JEDCO’s business retention and expansion program to businesses in Jefferson Parish. He was a grant manager with Waggoner Engineering Inc.

Carey Faust has been named account manager at The Marketing Center, overseeing client relations for the agency and managing the account executive team.

Faust was an account executive managing one-third of the agency’s client base.

The nonprofit Mercy Endeavors Senior Center has named Patricia Unsworth and Gina McMahon to its board of directors.

Unsworth is the vice president of lending at RiverLand Credit Union. McMahon is a community activist.

Kelly Picard has been elected to the Customized Logistics and Delivery Association’s board of directors.

Picard is the chief executive officer of Hackbarth Delivery Service and has been an active member of CLDA for 16 years.

Donna T. Guerra has been named chief operating officer of Hibernia Bank.

Guerra will continue to hold the title of executive vice president and continue to serve as chief financial officer and human resources director.