Monika Besancon has been promoted to real estate loan manager at Community First Credit Union in Santa Rosa. A 30-year veteran of the mortgage industry, she joined Community First in 2009 as its first north county loan officer, based in Healdsburg. She will be located at the credit union's corporate offices on West College Avenue in Santa Rosa.
Julien Gervreau has joined Data Instincts, a Windsor public outreach firm specializing in water issues. He has a background in public relations and marketing in the wine and food industry, with experience in branding and outreach strategies using traditional and social media.
Jeanette Roberts has been named social worker at Children's Village of Sonoma County. A licensed marriage and family therapist, she has been program manager of an outpatient drug clinic, clinical director of a residential and outpatient facility and worked with adolescents and adults at Sonoma County Drug Court.
Ross Goodwin has been elected to the board of Sonoma State Alumni Association. He graduated in 1978 with a degree in both mathematics and physics and is a managing partner at Bennett Valley Group in Santa Rosa, developing customer feedback surveys. He also teaches business classes at College of Marin and Dominican University.
Winzler & Kelly, a Santa Rosa engineering firm, has a new corporate headquarters in the Northpoint Corporate Center. The company, which has 300 employees at 12 offices on the West Coast and Pacific Rim, recently celebrated its 60th anniversary.