Passero Associates recently announced the promotions of Lisa Cheung, of Fairport; Theodore Knauf and Debbie O’Dell, of Rochester; and Maria Kraska, of Walworth.
Cheung was promoted from airport planner to senior airport planner in the aviation services department. She has over 22 years of experience in the aviation arena and has assisted Passero airport clients across the eastern U.S. with planning and airspace analysis services.
She earned her Master of Business Administration from Dowling College in aviation management with a concentration on strategic planning; operations management; and economic, finance and management for aviation.
Knauf was promoted to senior business analyst in the finance department. He has over six years of finance and business experience working with firm leadership and practice personnel. He holds a MBA with a specialty in accounting and finance from University of Rochester and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from SUNY Geneseo.
Kraska was promoted to grants administrator in the aviation services department. She formerly served as an accountant for Passero and has over 35 years of experience in accounting, legal and corporate operations. She holds an Associate in Applied Science in accounting from Monroe Community College.
O’Dell was promoted from a receptionist to administrative assistant. She has over 35 years of experience.