Meredith Johnson was named director of Portland Green Streets. Johnson, of Portland, has been a member of the organization since 2007 and is an avid cyclist, environmentalist and advocate for alternative transportation.


Brittany Cusano and Shelly Gagne joined Diversified Business Communications: Cusano joined the firm as an operations representative. Cusano was previously with Portland Radio Group. Gagne joined the company as a receptionist. She previously worked at the University of Southern Maine in Portland.


Sally Cooper, M.D., joined Mid-Coast Mental Health Center in Rockland as its regional medical director. Cooper is a psychiatrist specializing in children and adolescents. She previously served as interim medical director for Penobscot Bay Medical Center Outpatient Psychiatry and Mid-Coast Mental Health Center.


The following individuals joined Creative Work Systems of Portland as life skills coaches: Toby Burdet of Springvale; Victoria Bernard and Erin Keane, both of Saco; and Bashir Ahmed and Amanda Clark, both of Portland.


Ginny Robideau joined Tilson Technology Management in Portland as a consultant.


Emily Bray Levine was named development director for Safe Passage. Levine will oversee members of the U.S. staff and work closely with newly appointed Executive Director Richard Schmaltz, who is based in Guatemala. Levine was previously in development at Bowdoin College.