Accounting

Melissa Barbour has been promoted to tax manager in WebsterRogers' Charleston office. She is a certified public accountant. She has a bachelor's degree in accounting from James Madison University and a master's in accounting from the College of Charleston.

Architecture

Whitney Stovall has joined LS3P Associates Ltd.'s Charleston office as a human resources generalist. She has experience in human resources, employee relations and talent acquisition in the banking and investment industry in Richmond, Va., and Charleston.

Banking

John Hardy has joined CresCom Bank as a credit analyst in the Charleston area. Previously, he was a portfolio manager at BB&T in North Carolina. He has a bachelor's degree in business administration and an associate degree in business management from New River Community College. Also, Zuberi Jackson has joined the bank's call center. Previously, he was with Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile.

Consulting

Jonathan Sturdevant has joined The Wink-ler Group as a senior campaign consultant. He has more than 10 years of advancement experience. Previously, he was associate director for reunion giving at Wheaton College and was a regional sales manager for Master Marketing. He has a bachelor's degree in business and economics from Wheaton College and a master's in business administration from DePaul University.

Health care

Dr. Richard C. Holgate has joined Southeastern Spine Institute LLC in Mount Pleasant. He has been in practice for 30 years in Charleston and provides neuroradiology services.

Insurance

Carol Kapp has been promoted to manager for financial services for State Farm agent Larry Davis in North Charleston. She has been with the agency for 10 years, and has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry.

Marketing

Kerry Welch has joined Touchpoint Communications as account manager. Previously, she was with The Keynote Group in Charleston and Loomis-ISC of Hawaii. She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Hawaii.

Nonprofit

John Read has joined the Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative as chief executive officer. Previously, he was CEO of SeriousFun Children's Network and Outward Bound USA.

Real estate

Barbara Limehouse and Lisa Provost have joined Southern Shores Real Estate Group as agents. They are based in the Summerville office. Limehouse has worked in retail sales. Provost previously was employed by Summerville High School.

Israel Campbell has joined Century 21 Properties Plus as an agent. He is based in the Summerville office. Previously, he was a private yacht chef for 10 years.