AppointmentsThe Fort Worth Public Library Foundation has announced new board members for 2013: Carolyn Bell, Delores Buckalew, Melissa Hickman, Walter Littlejohn, Bond Malone, Elizabeth Murphy and Elena Yorio. They join returning board members Lori Adams, Deborah Allen, Judy Alton, Karen Barlow, Adrean M. Boyd, Judith J. Carrier, Diana Cavazos, Barbara Cordray, Will A. Courtney Sr., Homer Davis, Carlos Flores, John Freese, Jill Goff, James Hambleton, Dee Dee Herring, Erayne Gee Hill, Julia Huseman, Ginger Johnson, Sharon Keenum, W. Whitney Kelly, Martin McDonald, Atlee Phillips, Karen S. Precella, Scott Ransom, Cynthia Reaves, Michael Rodriguez, Betty Rutherford, Brian W. Salvant, Linda Scroggie, Ann Simms, Anne Simpson, Todd Spake, Priscilla Veeder, June P. Wolff, and Len Woodard. 2013 board officers are: Thomas E. Turner, chairman; Bill Booker, vice chairman; Jacob Smith, treasurer; Louis Stripling, assistant treasurer; and Nancy Knight, secretary.New hiresAmerican Eurocopter has announced that Brian K. Reid, a veteran of 16 years in the aviation industry, has joined the team as director, support and service sales. Reid will oversee the marketing of all of the company's customer support and service operations with the goal of increasing revenues and market share from aftermarket activities.Group O of Milan, Ill., announced that Charles Wetzel is joining the company as vice president and general manager, business intelligence and information systems. In this role, Wetzel, formerly president and chief executive of Buxton Co., will be responsible for expanding and developing the company's business intelligence and information systems practices.