Michael Ricks has been named president of Mercy Hospital of Folsom. He previously served as chief operating officer at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Stockton.
Will Shuck has been appointed as deputy director of external affairs for the California Department of Transportation.
Mogavero Notestine Associates, Sacramento-based architects and planners, have hired Jamie Corsaro and Juan Pablo Manrique Winkler as lead designers and technical support members.
Flora Skivington joined Sacramento independent advertising agency MeringCarson as a brand strategist.
Eskaton in Carmichael has promoted Suzanne Strassburg Olson to executive director of sales.
Thomas Molitor has been named president of Fraud Academy, a small business fraud prevention training company in Sacramento.
Emeritus Senior Living has hired Caroline Frangieh as executive director of Emeritus at Citrus Heights and Emeritus at Roseville Gardens.
Christopher Hogge has been promoted to regional sales manager for the Western United States with Harris & Bruno International in Roseville.
Michelle Cavalari has joined Sacramento's Drobny Law Offices Inc. as an attorney focusing on estate planning, probate and estate/trust administration.