Matt Welker

SAF (Southern Aluminum Finishing Co.) recently promoted Matt Welker to account manager.

Mahesh Ramanujam

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Board of Directors announced that USGBC’s Chief Operating Officer Mahesh Ramanujam has been named incoming chief executive officer, and will move into the role after Rick Fedrizzi, co-founder of USGBC and current CEO, steps down at the end of 2016.

Josh Gaffen

Gafcon, a program and construction management firm that provides efficiency and value added services for a wide range of private, public and education projects, announced the promotion of Josh Gaffen to vice president of client development.

Guy Mehula

Guy Mehula was recently named president of Vanir Construction Management Inc. Mehula brings more than 35 years of experience in the construction industry.

Alan Walker

Dr. Alan Walker is the new president of Sierra Nevada College in Incline Village, Nev.

Steve Gillis

Award-winning mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering firm Mueller Associates of Baltimore announced that Steve Gillis, PE, has been named a vice president of the firm.

Jennifer Graham

Global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will recently appointed Jennifer Graham to the firm's New York office as a senior project manager for the Corporate Interiors team.

Carol Karasek

New York-based architecture firm Francis Cauffman appointed Carol Karasek to principal, science and technology.

Susan Martin

Susan Martin, Ph.D., has been named interim president of San Jose State University (SJSU) in San Jose, Calif.

Jessica Figenholtz

The Chicago office of architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announced the addition of a new director of higher education planning.