Jewish Senior Life board of directors holds elections
The Jewish Senior Life board of directors recently held its elections for the 2016-17 term.
Jeffrey Levinson, president and partner at Midland Management, was elected chairman.
The board also elected new members Adam Anolik, chief financial officer, Strong Memorial Hospital and Highland Hospital; Jill Eisenstein, executive director, Rochester Regional Health Information Organization; Jonathan Feldman, U.S. magistrate judge; Kim Holtzman, president, Congregation Beth Sholom; and Michele Ruda Leve, clinical social worker, Jewish Community Center.
Norry names Cabot Group as property managers
Norry Management Corp. recently announced the Cabot Group will assume management responsibility of the Norry real estate portfolio.
The portfolio includes more than 2 million square feet of commercial, industrial and multi-family properties, including a location in the greater Rochester area.
“We are privileged to be selected for such an important role with Norry Management Corp.,” said J. Michael Smith, CEO of the Cabot Group. “We look forward to partnering with them to grow the portfolio, as well as the value of individual assets.”
Professor named business school department chair
Shalini Khazanchi was recently named department chair of management, international business and entrepreneurship of Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Khazanchi is the associate professor of management at Saunders College and will begin her new role Aug. 15.
Khazanchi’s research has centered on creativity, innovation and interpersonal relationships at work — primarily examining the contextual conditions and social processes that impact creative performance. Her work has been published in journals, such as the “Academy of Management Journal,” “Journal of Applied Psychology,” “Psychological Bulletin,” “Journal of Organizational Behavior,” “Organization Studies” and “Journal of Operations Management.”
Khazanchi received her doctorate in organizational behavior from the University of Cincinnati in 2005. She was awarded the Saunders College Zutes Faculty Fellowship award in 2008, 2010 and 2011.
Erin Masaba joins Strong Fertility Center
Erin Masaba recently joined the University of Rochester Medicine Strong Fertility Center as a reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist.
Masaba earned her medical degree from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse; completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania; and completed a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City.
Her interests include helping couples who have sustained recurrent pregnancy loss and in vitro fertilization implantation failure.
Masaba is a member of the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, New York Reproductive Society, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and American Society for Reproductive Medicine.