Washington Appointments

BrabenderCox has made two executive hires. Leslie Gromis Baker has joined the Washington, D.C., shop as partner and senior advisor. She will be responsible for providing strategic counseling to the agency’s political and corporate clients. Baker also will continue to operate her own government relations and fundraising firm, LG Strategies. Robert Aho has been installed as vice president of marketing. Previously, he was an account supervisor at FSC Communications in Pittsburgh.