Liz Corr has joined Liollio Architecture as a licensed architect. She has six years of architectural industry experience, including education, community and commercial design projects. She has a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and physics from Shippensburg University and a master’s degree in architecture from Clemson University.


Courtenay Fain has joined The Winkler Group as a senior consultant. Previously, she was director of development for the Coastal Community Foundation. She has a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University.

Cost management

Justin Burke has joined SIB Fixed Cost Reduction as a user interface and user experience engineer. Previously, he was with Border City Media and The Gary Stock Co.

Credit union

Shannon Pahula has been promoted to chief operating officer at CPM Federal Credit Union. Previously, she was director of retail operations and marketing. She has a bachelor’s degree from Penn State University.


Sean Taylor has joined SeamonWhiteside as a computer-aided design technician based in the Summerville office. He has an associate’s degree in engineering graphic design from Trident Technical College.


Mark A. Thigpen has joined Latto and Associates Inc. as a planning associate and chief technology officer. He has bachelor’s degrees in public relations and accounting from East Carolina University.


Danielle Vitale has joined Charming Inns as corporate revenue manager. Previously, she was the assistant director of finance at the W hotel in Washington, D.C. She has a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management and a master’s degree in international business from the University of Florida.


Bill Musser has joined Pope Flynn as a senior public finance, securities and corporate attorney. He is based in the firm’s Charleston and Columbia offices. He has more than 30 years of experience. Previously, he was a partner with McNair Law Firm. He has a bachelor’s degree in history and chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a law degree and a master’s degree in business administration from Wake Forest University.


Amanda Bunting Comen has joined Fisher Creative LLC as an account manager. She has 16 years of nonprofit and marketing industry experience. She has a bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston.

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Donna Marshall and Dalina Rainey have joined Lowcountry AIDS Services. Marshall is peer adherence educator. Rainey is a medical case manager.

Real estate

Julie Strang has joined Carolina One Real Estate as an agent based in the downtown Charleston office. She has previous commercial and residential building and real estate industry experience in Southern California and James Island.

Ryan Cabanting and Marybeth Allen have joined Southern Shores Real Estate Group as agents based in the Summerville office. Previously, Cabanting worked in real estate and property management. Allen previously worked in the banking industry.

Lisa Hendrix has joined AgentOwned Realty as an agent. She has a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Miami University of Ohio and a master’s degree in statistics from Texas A&M University. She has 13 years of real estate industry experience


Mark Hankins has joined the MUSC Foundation for Research Development as director of licensing. He has more than 25 years of experience in the health care industry. Previously, he was was CEO of Codevax in Rochester, N.Y. He has a bachelor’s degree in political science and economics from Emory University, a law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and a master’s degree biotechnology from Johns Hopkins University.