ERIK SMELSER was named director of business development for

Kaiser Electric has named STEVE GIACIN president.

DR. ELIZABETH KEEGAN GARRETT has joined Family Health Care Centers as a physician.

MARIANNE BANTRUP has joined Arcturis as business development leader.

BRYAN EVANS has joined Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri as director of its suicide prevention education program, ‘Signs of Suicide.’

TOM MILFORD has joined Savoy Properties as a commercial broker.

BOOKER WADE and JERRY HITT have joined Autohaus BMW as sales advisers.

Abeles and Hoffman PC has named ELI ABELES manager of the audit and accounting department.

Rottler Pest and Lawn Services earned a ‘QualityPro Green’ certification from the National Pest Management Association.

Kennelwood has named MEGHAN RYAN manager of its South County location.

R. THOMAS SPARKS has joined Central Trust & Investment Company as VP of business development wealth management in the St. Louis market.

BILL POHRER has joined the Clayton office of Smith, Moore & Co. as an account executive.

The Greater Missouri Leadership Foundation has named GRETCHEN AUBUCHON PETTET executive director.

Buckingham Asset Management LLC has named ADAM BIRENBAUM, ERNEST CLARK and BRENDA WITT principals.

The Hilton Garden Inn, St. Louis Airport has opened at 4450 Evans Place.

SHELLEY SMITH has launched Special Solutions LLC.