Juvenile Diabetes Foundation International, New York, appointed Peter Van Etten, president and chief executive officer of Stanford Health Care, San Francisco, as president and chief executive officer.
Anthony J. Meyer, former vice president of development and estate planning, Greenville Hospital System Foundation, South Carolina, appointed president and chief executive officer.
Karen Tamley, former housing policy coordinator, Access Living, Chicago, IL, named director of programs.
Jeffrey Rodek, chairman and chief executive officer, Hyperion Solutions, Sunnyvale, CA, named chair of the Board of Directors, Gifts In Kind International, Alexandria, VA.
National Association of People with AIDS, Washington, D.C., will hold the “Ryan White National Youth Conference on HIV and AIDS”, February 19-20, at the Marriott Pavilion, Washington, D.C. Call 202-898-0414 ext. 126.
“Winter Institute for Chief Development Officers” conference sponsored by the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, New York, will be held at the Hyatt Regency, Phoenix, AZ, February 23-25. Call 202-328-2273.
Linda Altschuler, former director of development Hillels of New York, named director of Hadassah, New York.
Robert J. Walker, president Handgun Control and the Center to Prevent Handgun Violence, Washington, D.C., named vice president directing the Partnership for Trust in Government program at the Council for Excellence in Government, Washington, D.C.
Christine Park, former director of the Dayton Hudson Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, appointed first vice president and manager of corporate- giving, Washington Mutual, Seattle.
David L. Simms, senior executive vice president MBNA America, Wilmington, DE, elected chairman of the board, Opportunity International, Oakbrook, IL.
Council on Foundations, Washington, D.C., will sponsor a “Family Foundations Conference” in Orlando, FL, February 14-16. Call 202-466-6512 for details.