Tarnoff is president of Group Health Physicians
Notable hires and promotions
Dr. Steve Tarnoff was named president and chief medical executive of Group Health Physicians, Seattle.
Tarnoff will oversee the care of nearly 400,000 patients who are served in Group Health Cooperative’s 25 facilities in Washington state.
Tarnoff has been with Group Health since 1981, practicing as a family physician for more than 25 years. He has held numerous leadership roles in primary care, consultative specialty services and as medical director for the Group Practice Division.
Accounting:Sabin Pradhan has become an owner of Hagen, Kurth, Perman & Co., Seattle.
Airlines:Veresh Sita was named vice president and chief information officer at Alaska Airlines, Seattle.
Banking: Al Brewer joined AmericanWest Bank in Seattle as vice president and residential lending team lead for Western Washington.
Beauty products: Dwight Gaston was hired as chief delivery officer at Julep Beauty, Seattle.
Branding/design:Erin Crosier was promoted to vice president of client development, Maureen Estepto vice president of client service and Jay Picard to vice president of brand strategy at Hornall Anderson, Seattle.
Financial services: John Frazier was named senior vice president, estate and business planning, and Paul Carlson was named senior associate at the new Bellevue office of Hall & Associates.
Health care:Diana Birkett Rakow was promoted to executive vice president of marketing and public affairs at Group Health, as well as president of Group Health Foundation.
Law:Thomas Hart III was named partner at Bergman Draper Ladenburg Hart, Seattle. Terry Uhling joined Marten Law in Seattle as a partner.
Manufacturing: Melissa Benton was named president of Quantum Windows & Doors, Everett.
Professional services: Matt Hobbs was admitted as an advisory partner at PwC in Seattle.
Universities:Michael Podlin was named vice president for university advancement at Seattle University.
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