South Florida accountants Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra hired Elgin F. Polo as a partner in their Litigation Support and Business Valuation Department.
Coral Gables Museum hired Steven Klindt as the museum's first executive director. Klindt previously worked at the Tampa Museum of Art, where he served as director of development and public affairs for eight years.
The Mack Insurance Group hired Greg Waltz as its third partner. The Deerfield Beach-based company plans to change their name to Mack, Mack and Waltz Insurance Group.
Miami Beach real estate broker Worldwide Development Services promoted J. Eddy Martinez to CEO. Previously he worked at the company as director of development sales.
Mercantile Bank hired Lisa Anderson as senior vice president and the private banking team lead for Florida. She previously worked at Bank of America.
Erin Knight was named president of the Junior League of Miami, a nonprofit organization which aims to empower women, children and families. She is a senior vice president at Regions Bank in Coral Gables.
William Simonitsch was named to the Miami-Dade County Asian-American Advisory Board. He is a lawyer in the Miami office of global law firm K&L Gates.
Rolando Montoya was appointed the chair of the Miami-Dade County Advisory Board of Bank of Florida by its Southeast board of directors. He is provost at Miami Dade College.
Engineering firm PBS&J hired Pelayo Calante as group manager for the South Florida mechanical, fire protection, electrical, and plumbing engineering group.
Ernesto A. Perez was named to the Commission For Independent Education by Gov. Charlie Crist. Perez is chief executive officer of Dade Medical College.