Stephanie Barber Hess has been named a partner at Friedemann Goldberg LLP, its first new partner in eight years. She has been an associate partner at the Santa Rosa law firm since 2008.
Five new physicians have joined Annadel Medical Group, increasing the number of doctors in the group to 66. They include:
Dr. Greg Ackroyd, medical director at North Bay Sleep Medicine Institute. He has maintained a private practice in Santa Rosa for the past seven years.
Dr. Eugene Belogorsky, founder of North Bay Sleep Medicine Institute. He has been in private practice in Santa Rosa and affiliated with Memorial Hospital for more than 25years.
Dr. Ralph DiLisio, who serves as medical director of critical care medicine and respiratory care at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital and Petaluma Valley Hospital. He has been in private practice in Santa Rosa for more than eight years.
Dr. Robert James, a urologist who has been in practice in Santa Rosa for more than 25 years, most recently with Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods.
Dr. James Palleschi a urologist who has been in practice in Santa Rosa for more than 36 years, most recently with Sutter Medical Group of the Redwoods.
Michelle Olson has joined First Priority Financial as a senior loan officer in its Sebastopol branch. Olson has 25 years of experience in lending, most recently as a loan officer at Banc Home Loans, and served as vice president of Phoenix Development.
Sonoma resident Elizabeth Woods has been appointed to the California Board of Registered Nursing. Woods has been a nurse practitioner at the Jewish Community Free Clinic since 2005 and served as a labor representative for the California Nurses Association.
Aaron Pott has been named winemaker at Adler Deutsch Vineyard. Previously, he served as winemaker at St. Clement and Quintessa, and launched his own label, Pott Wine.