The Securities and Exchange Commission has tapped Eileen Rominger, former global CIO of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, as its new director of investment management. She replaces Andrew “Buddy” Donohue, who left the agency in November.

D. Scott Foret has been named chief operating officer of Tactical Allocation Group, a registered investment advisor with $1.3 billion in assets under advisement. Foret will be in charge of information technology, human resources, trading operations, facilities and customer services. Previously, he served as senior consultant with TPI.

Timothy Creath has joined Regal Financial Group's network of independent advisors in South Barrington, Ill. Most recently, Creath was at ING Financial Partners.

Brokerage and investment banking firm Morgan Keegan & Company has hired James Dornan as managing director to handle the firm's retail expansion in the Washington, D.C. area. He comes from Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, where he served as manager.