John Pettit has joined the Charleston office of LS3P Associates Ltd. as a construction contract administrator. He has more than 30 years of architectural project management experience.


Greg Dickinson has joined Aquesta Bank as South Carolina market president. He is based in the newly opened Charleston office. Previously, he was commercial banking market manager at Capital Bank. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance with a concentration in economics and real estate/urban studies from the University of Connecticut.


Evan Meece has joined SouthCon Building Group as a project manager. He has about 20 years of construction industry experience. He has a bachelor’s degree in construction science and management from Clemson University.


Chad Anderson has joined Concentrics Restaurants as executive chef at Dockery’s on Daniel Island. He has 16 years of culinary and restaurant industry experience. Previously, he was with The Obstinate Daughter.


Leigh-Marie Chin has joined Stantec as a roadway designer based in the North Charleston office. She has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Vermont.

Financial consulting

Amy Cole has joined Pinnacle Financial Partners as a financial consultant and sales assistant at Pinnacle Asset Management. She is based in the Johnnie Dodds Boulevard office in Mount Pleasant. She has 16 years of investment services experience. Previously, she was with SunTrust Investment Services Inc.. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Memphis.


Jennifer Roberts has been promoted to executive director of the Charleston-Dorchester Mental Health Center. Previously, she was chief of staff, performance improvement director and interim executive director. She has a master’s degree in counseling from Old Dominion University and is a licensed professional counselor.


Douglas Jennings has been named a partner at Yarborough Applegate. Previously, he was an associate attorney. He has a bachelor’s degree from Clemson University and a law degree from the Charleston School of Law.


Ilze Astad has joined Palmetto Goodwill as director of grants and development. Previously she was a fundraising consultant at I3A LLC. She has more than 16 years of experience in nonprofit management. She has a bachelor's degree in political science at the College of Charleston and a master's degree in public administration from the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina.


James Clavijo has joined Aeterna Zentaris Inc. as chief financial officer. Previously, he was CFO at Tri-Source Pharma. He has bachelor’s degrees in chemistry and accounting from the University of Florida and the University of Nebraska, respectively, and a master’s degree in accounting from Florida International University.

Real estate

Jordan Brooks, Currie McCullough and Kate Flinton have joined BrandName Real Estate as agents. 


Cameron Yost has been named an associate at Lee & Associates. Previously, she was broker services coordinator. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications with a concentration in public relations from the University of South Carolina.

Olivia Hall, Gregg Gethers and Csilla Sztankovics have joined Carolina One Real Estate as agents in the Long Point Road office in Mount Pleasant.

Hall is a high school English teacher. She has a bachelor's degree in education from Central Michigan University.

Gethers previously was a butcher and an automobile mechanic.

Sztankovics has a bachelor's degree in business administration with an emphasis on real estate from the College of Charleston. Previously, she was executive assistant to the CEO of an engineering firm.


Garret Randle has joined the Charleston RiverDogs as director of ticket sales, Previously, he was a business development and account executive with the Houston Dynamo Soccer Club. He has a bachelor's degree in arts, entertainment and media management from Northwoods University and a master's degree in journalism from North Texas University


Andrew Bozzelli has been promoted at Immedion LLC to site operations engineer. Previously, he was a support associate for the company's North Charleston network operations center. He has a bachelor’s degree from Western Governors University.