Julie Medich and Barbara Kelley-Duncan have been elected to the board of directors of the Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative. Medich is shareholder and attorney with Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd. Kelley-Duncan recently retired as chief executive officer of Carolina Youth Development Center.

Robert “Tony” A. Daniel Jr., James T. Dilella, Jan Eubank, W. Thomas McQueeney and Walter “Kit” Regnery have joined the board of directors at Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach.

Duval B. Acker of Kitchens By Design Inc. in Mount Pleasant has been named the recipient of the 2016 national Medalist Award from the American Society of Interior Deisgners.

Jeff Tibbals of Nexsen Pruet’s Charleston office has been selected to participate in the 11th Lowcountry class of the Riley Institute at Furman University’s Diversity Leaders Initiative.

Joe Moran, Alan Shirey, Glenn Jeffries, Sean McBride and Sara Corbett of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Charleston District were named the recipients of the federal agency’s 2015 Science, Technology, Engineer and Math Outstanding Team Achievement Award.

Patrick W. McKinney, former partner of Charleston-based development firm Kiawah Partners and board chairman of the S.C. State Ports Authority, has been named an inductee into the South Carolina Business Hall of Fame for 2017 by the Junior Achievement of Greater South Carolina. Other inductees for next year are Emmett Davis, chairman of Davis & Floyd Inc., of Greenwood, and James M. Smith Sr., founder of JM Smith Corp., of Spartanburg

Corwyn Melette, owner of Exit Realty Lowcountry Group in North Charleston, has been named vice president of the South Carolina Realtors representing Region 1. Owen Tyler, managing broker at The Cassina Group LLC of Mount Pleasant, has been named board secretary. David Kent of The Real Buyer’s Agent of Mount Pleasant is immediate past president.

Lindbergh & Associates, a T.Y. Lin International company and an architecture and engineering services provider, has relocated it local offices to 4400 Leeds Ave., North Charleston.

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Hearing Care of Summerville has opened at 107 W. 5th North St., Summerville.

O. Grady Query, an attorney with Query Sautter Forsythe LLC, has been recertified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Ken Claude of EXIT Realty Lowcountry Group has obtained the Accredited Buyer’s Representation designation by the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council of the National Association of Realtors.

Landmark 12 Consulting has opened an office at 128 S. Main St., Summerville