Chad Clement has joined John L Scott Tacoma-North. He has more than 22 years of sales and marketing experience, and has been ranked in the top 5 percent of all real estate brokers nationally.

Jim Morrell has been named president/CEO of Peninsula Credit Union. He has more than 20 years of financial experience, including 17 years working in the credit union industry. Morrell most recently was senior vice-president president of support services at iQ Credit Union in Vancouver. He is replacing outgoing CEO Steve Gorseth, who will be retiring in June. Morrell has a master's degree in management from the Atkinson Graduate School of Management at Willamette University in Salem, Ore., and a bachelor's degree in economics from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma. He has been recognized as “2010 Distinguished Credit Union Professional of the Year” by the Washington Credit Union League, and the “2008 Information Technology Executive of the Year” by Credit Union Times.

Dave Alford has joined Parametrix as chief operating officer. He has more than 28 years of management experience, including strategic planning development and operational execution, business and client expansion expertise, and solution-based leadership in complex business environments. Alford previously was senior vice president for the West Region of the Shaw Group, a global environmental and engineering firm with 27,000 employees.

Todd Friesen has joined Search Fanatics as senior vice president. He previously has worked for Performics, Position Technologies and Range Online Media.

Submit items for People on the Move – including promotions, recognitions and new hires – to news@BusinessExaminer.com.