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Adrian Burgos has joined the board of Danvers-primarily based Essex County Habitat for Humanity. With above 15 years in the company and monetary regulatory industries, and degrees in banking and monetary regulation as effectively as coverage law, Burgos is an invaluable addition and will continue to serve on the Range and Inclusion and the Household Choice Committees. Also, Hamilton resident Diane McClintock provides about 30 a long time in finance and accounting with the final 10 additionally yrs in a management part at a $5 billion business, enabling her to contribute to the organization not only from the finance side, but also from a small business perspective and a fundraising standpoint.

Middleton resident Jonathan Brown, was named to the 2022 Forbes “Best-in-Condition Prosperity Advisors” record for the 2nd 12 months in a row. A wealth adviser at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Brown’s eligibility for the Forbes rating was centered on variables these as belongings under management, compliance, industry know-how and adoption of finest techniques. Brown joined Merrill in 2004, and properly designs personalized monetary methods on behalf of large-net worth family members and business executives as perfectly as a variety of group and charitable corporations. Brown, a graduate of Brandeis University and Masconomet Regional Large Faculty, is lively in the community as a member of the Middleton Youth Women Softball Board.

Gienapp Architects in Danvers lately declared that Morgan Sawyer joined the agency as an Architectural Designer Draftsperson. He has a master’s of architecture from University of Massachusetts Amherst and a bachelor of arts in architecture with a slight in anthropology from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. He is aiding in the growth of drawings, graphics and visuals to assistance all phases of the firm’s structure system. Sawyer is from Syracuse, New York, and now lives in Arlington.

Hancock Associates, a primary company of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science products and services (which has places of work in Danvers), has announced that J. Dan Bremser, PLS — a Senior Task Manager in Hancock’s Marlborough office— has handed the Rhode Island Skilled Land Surveyors examination. Although Anthony Donato, PE, LEED — an Affiliate, Senior Job Supervisor and Regional Workplace Manager in Hancock’s Boston business — experienced formerly received his Rhode Island Civil Qualified Engineer registration by means of reciprocity.

Kathleen O’Connor has joined SV Layout, the architecture and interior design and style agency, as Director of Advertising & Business Improvement. She brings with her about 20 several years of advertising and marketing and enterprise development encounter along with a new perspective and tactic to trouble resolving, marketing and advertising and functions. Thad Siemasko, the founder and principal of the organization says of O’Connor, “Her enthusiasm for the firm’s commitment to thoughtful style and reworking clients’ life is clear in all she does.”

Jared Johnson, a Challenge Surveyor at Danvers’ Hancock Associates, has passed the Condition Surveyor Jurisprudence Exam and is now a registered Expert Land Surveyor (PLS) in Massachusetts. He joined the agency in 2018 and beforehand held positions as Surveyor in Training, and Social gathering Main at numerous area land surveying corporations. He is based in Hancock’s Chelmsford place of work.

Ann Albrecht, Steve Arias, Ellie Rounds Bloom, Christopher Sallah, Amanda Torosian, and James Willis have all been welcomed to Salem Schooling Foundation Board of Administrators, which supports Salem Community Universities and delivers grants to Salem teachers for imaginative initiatives that go past those delivered by the university budget. For extra information or to make a donation, go to

Brian Triglione has joined Danvers’ Nordlund Associates, Inc. in an associate part to assistance the team’s ongoing advisory expert services to landlords, tenants and investors with the leasing, acquisition and disposition of business and industrial houses north of Boston along I-95 and I-93. Triglione labored as an Expenditure Profits Associate at Horvath & Tremblay, specializing in the sale of superior credit history solitary and multi-tenant net lease expense houses. Doing the job nationally on Horvath & Tremblay’s dedicated 1031 Trade Buying and selling Desk, he mostly concentrated on advising client’s to facilitate and satisfy 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange Demands.

Vaclav (Vasek) Talacko has retired from the business of Hancock Associates in Danvers immediately after virtually 40 several years, mostly in the Danvers business office, but also recently from the Newburyport place of work overseeing civil engineering projects and proposal improvement. He acquired his Bachelor of Science Diploma in civil engineering from the University of New Hampshire and soon after doing the job in geotechnical engineering, joined Hancock in 1984. “Vasek easily taken care of a myriad of advanced tasks with this kind of a confident method that it appeared he hardly ever had a bad day,” mentioned Hancock Associates’ President Wayne Jalbert, PLS. “As a former Hancock principal and shareholder, his utmost professionalism and infectious smile will be tremendously skipped.”


Benchmark Senior Residing at Putnam Farm in Danvers has been regarded by U.S. News & Globe Report as one of the country’s ideal senior dwelling communities with the publication’s inaugural Ideal Memory Care Excellence Award. Putnam Farm was decided on out of the extra than 250 assisted residing communities in Massachusetts. Putnam Farm’s people and loved ones customers gave the neighborhood significant marks in essential regions, these types of as in general worth, management and team, resident enrichment, eating and food items, basic safety, transportation, upkeep, housekeeping and area.

“For 25 many years, Benchmark communities have established the common for senior treatment excellence in the Northeast. The U.S. Information & Globe Report designation is distinctive because — the moment again — it is our residents and their households who are validating the important and effective role Benchmark associates perform in their lives,” claimed Tom Grape, founder, chairman and CEO of Benchmark, New England’s premier senior dwelling company with 64 communities throughout the Northeast.

To see the U.S. News profile, go to best-senior-residing/benchmark-senior-residing-at-putnam-farm-2793.

Marblehead Relatives Fund’s (MFF) Chair, Laney Dowling, has offered remaining programs for the Hobbs Playground makeover to Marblehead Rotary associates. The MFF’s mission, considering the fact that its founding in 1988, has been to increase Marblehead’s playgrounds, parks, and open spaces. Initiatives ended up strengthened by persons, families, corporations and civic corporations who lifted $300,000, in the midst of lockdowns, to make this new playground a reality. The Municipal Us citizens with Disabilities Act Enhancement Challenge Grant contributed $62,000. Marblehead Rotary capped the purpose with a $25,000 sponsorship and encouraged far more generous providing with tax exemption. Marblehead Recreation & Parks Division and the MFF will work collectively to keep the playground just after the enhancements just take put.


  • North Shore Financial institution
  • has gifted the committee for the

  • Peabody International Pageant
  • with a $10,000 contribution for their Title Sponsorship of this year’s party. Presenting the look at to Peabody Mayor Ted Bettencourt was North Shore Bank’s CEO Kevin M. Tierney, Sr. This donation will be utilized to support offset the fees related with the festival, which will be held on Sunday, Sept. 11. The Peabody-based mostly engineering consulting company

  • GraVoc
  • not too long ago fashioned the

  • GraVoc Charitable Basis
  • , applying a portion of its once-a-year gains to operate the new entity and fund local routines that provide charitable, educational, literary or scientific uses, as properly as generate powerful associations in the group.

  • Catherine Gravel
  • serves as president of the Basis. She achieved with representatives of the

  • Peabody Education and learning Basis
  • a short while ago to current them with a $10,000 donation, which will help PEF in continuing to supply distinctive systems and sophisticated technologies to 1000’s of Peabody students who may possibly usually not love these kinds of activities because of to spending plan constraints. Gravel also recently met with leaders of the

  • Metro North YMCA
  • to present them with a $25,000 contribution as a “Comprehensive Annual Sponsorship” to guidance its courses and solutions. The

  • Torigian Family YMCA
    • in Peabody is part of the Metro North YMCA.

    The Beverly-based mostly Lappin Basis is one of 140 nonprofits to acquire grants of $100,000 to $500,000 just about every by Cummings Foundation’s $25 Million Grant Software. The business will obtain $100,000 in excess of five many years for its Holocaust Symposium for Teens. The grant will help Lappin Foundation to boost the selection of faculties that provide the Holocaust Symposium by training more educators and facilitators to deliver it. By the use of most important sources, together with curated products consisting of movies, Holocaust survivor testimonies, biographies and a lot more, the Holocaust Symposium for Teens educates learners about the potential risks of detest when it goes unchecked and prepares them to reply when antisemitic and other hateful incidents manifest in their educational institutions and communities. The Holocaust Symposium for Teenagers is accessible to higher schools and teenager engagement teams at no demand. For information about hosting a symposium, e mail [email protected] or pay a visit to

    MassDevelopment has awarded $50,000 to the North Shore Neighborhood Well being by way of its Neighborhood Health Center Grant Application. The application provides grants to fund funds advancement jobs such as construction, renovation, products, household furniture, engineering-associated assignments, as properly as facility requirements similar to the COVID-19 pandemic. Established in 1977 as Peabody Relatives Health Center, North Shore Neighborhood Health’s mission is to present wellness treatment for a assorted populace of lower-money, medically underserved, uninsured, and underinsured inhabitants. NSCH provides healthcare, dental, behavioral wellbeing, and substance use companies at its 10 web-sites in Gloucester, Peabody, and Salem, and also operates the University student Health Middle at Peabody Veterans Memorial Large Faculty and the Teenager Well being Middle at Salem Substantial University. NSCH will use this grant to acquire essential dental devices for its Gloucester Family members Well being Middle, Peabody Loved ones Well being Center, and Salem Family Health Center.