Times Mirror Magazines, New York, shuffled executive responsibilities following the departure of Patricia Campbell, exec VP, who will join Advanta financial services company as senior VP. She had been responsible for Home Mechanix
and Popular Science
will now report to Senior VP Jason Klein; Fred Abatemarco, editorial director of PS
, has been named acting president of Popular Science Properties. Also leaving is Linda Boff, director of public relations, who will become director of marketing and promotion for the American Museum of Natural History. PR at TMM will now report to Kathleen Casey, newly named VP of human resources, from VP at Times Mirror's Higher Education Group.