Roswell Park Cancer Institute has appointed three key administrators. Leo F. Garrison III has been named vice president of facilities management, Michael B. Sexton has been appointed general counsel, and Anthony Woods has been named director of classification and compensation.
Wendel, a professional services firm with offices in Amherst and Lockport, has promoted Andrew C. Reilly to principal. He is a civil/environmental engineer and planner.
CPAC Inc. in Leicester, a producer and marketer of speciality chemicals and environmental compliance equipment for the imaging industry, has promoted Kate T. Kreger to director of corporate communications.
Beechwood Continuing Care, a not-for-profit senior care community with facilities in Amherst and Williamsville, has elected James A. Hoover Jr. chairman of its board of directors. Other officers elected are: first vice chair, John Shellum; second vice chair, Susan I. Owens; secretary, Dean Fredericks; assistant secretary, William Schall; treasurer, Cecile Dorliae; and assistant treasurer, Joan Holzman.
Fleet Private Clients Group in Buffalo has named Roderick S. Brace vice president-relationship manager.
Graphic Controls Corp. in Buffalo, a manufacturer of disposable medical products, has made the following appointments: Christopher Sheehan, director of marketing-industrial products and Medi-Trace Products; James Lux, director of marketing-operating room products/kits and labor and delivery; Michael Evanson, director-corporate information services; and James Montgomery, director of industrial sales.
The law firm of Collins, Collins & Kantor, with local offices in Buffalo and Hamburg, has named Patrick J. Donoghue an associate. He will concentrate his practice in the areas of personal injury, labor law, and the Federal Employers' Liability Act.
Lehigh Construction Group Inc. of Orchard Park has appointed Carrie Watterson public relations/marketing specialist, and Patrick Carroll project manager.
Eric Mower and Associates, a marketing communications firm with an office in Buffalo, has named Panya Chittaratlert an assistant art director, and Patricia Torrey a public relations account supervisor in its Syracuse office.
The Niagara Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau has promoted Jeannine Samm to convention sales manager, named John Percy vice president of tourism and development, and appointed Carly Credicott convention service coordinator.
PC Assistance Inc., an Amherst computer consulting firm, has appointed Jim Blessing hardware repair technician, named Girard Hoffpauir its Windows NT network technician, and appointed Karen McGee software engineer.
L&M Financial Services of Amherst has hired Timothy J. DiGulio as a registered representative of Nathan & Lewis Securities.
Barbara Guida of Clarence, District 8 director for the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of New York State, will preside at the district's President's Meeting on Aug. 29 at Nickel City Cafe in Cheektowaga.
Lawrence W. Palaszynski spoke recently at the New York State Society of CPAs Foundation for Accounting Education's annual Estate Planning Conferences in New York City and Rochester.