People in Business

July 17, 2016

Patrick W. Wills has been appointed medical chief of staff at St. Joseph Medical Center.

Janelle Jones, a tax manager in the corporate tax department of Halliburton Co., has been elected secretary of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants for 2016-2017.

Jorge Alba has joined the storm water department at RPS Klotz Associates as senior project manager.

Charles M. Shumate has joined planning, engineering and program management firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam as a regional director. Shumate will manage the firm’s Houston Infrastructure Group.

Linda Stahl, market executive of U.S. Trust, has been named 2016-2018 chairman of the board of directors of The Lighthouse of Houston, a nonprofit education and service center for the visually impaired.

Maria Mast has been hired as senior architectural designer at On Point Custom Homes.

The Petroleum Club of Houston has named D. Fort Flowers Jr. as president of the board of directors for 2016-2017.

Evelyn’s Park Conservancy has named Denton Ragland as executive director.