Youngs Advisory Group of Bethlehem announced Jim Beenders as its newest partner.
Beenders is a senior wealth manager at the firm, providing retirement and legacy planning. He also serves on the firm’s investment committee. Beenders most recently was vice president at Charles Schwab & Co. in Allentown.
Ted Witman joined Concannon Miller & Co. as chief operating officer of the Bethlehem office. Witman will be responsible for implementing key elements of the firm’s strategy, monitoring and assessing business results, ensuring financial performance, budgeting, supporting client teams and other administrative and operational responsibilities.
Steven D. Bell was named executive vice president and director of human resources at National Penn Bancshares in Wyomissing. A graduate of Providence College and St. Joseph’s University, Bell is responsible for developing and implementing human resources strategy.
National Penn Bancshares named Steven R. Walker as assistant vice president and relationship manager in its private banking group. He is responsible for developing and maintaining a portfolio of private high net-worth banking relationships in National Penn’s southern region, which consists of Philadelphia, Chester and Delaware counties and parts of Montgomery County.
Michael F. M. Truchan was promoted to assistant vice president and branch manager for Lafayette Ambassador Bank in Newburg. Truchan also will take over management responsibilities for the bank’s mailroom and inter-office courier system. A graduate of Temple University, Truchan has 32 years of experience in financial services.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach announced that Yvonne Worman, a sales associate in the Easton office, earned her Pennsylvania broker’s license.
Worman, a Realtor since 1996, joined the company in January. She also is an independently licensed notary public.
Caroline Velez, Nancy Heil, Gabrielle Posa and Robert Gonzalez joined the Stroudsburg office of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates.
Compiled by jennifer glose