Board of Directors

Officers

CHAIRMAN
Eric D. Brotman, CFP ‘09
Lifetime Member
President & Managing Principal - Brotman Financial Group, Inc
Diriker, Memo NEW 9.15.15 VICE CHAIR
Dr. Memo F. Diriker '12
Director - BEACON - Salisbury University
TREASURER
Jeanne Forrester Singer, Esq. '07
Attorney at Law - Law Offices of Jeanne F. Singer
  SECRETARY
Howard S. Freedlander ‘05
Retired
GENERAL COUNSEL
W. ‘Sandy’ McAllister, Jr. ‘94
Principal - McAllister, DeTar, Showalter & Walker, LLC
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
William B. Grant ‘02
Lifetime Member
Retired
Chairman 2014-2016
 Renee Winsky PRESIDENT & CEO
Renee M. Winsky ‘05
Leadership Maryland

Directors

  Jean C. Accius Ph.D. '14
Vice President, Public Policy Institute, AARP
Aparicio-Blackwell, Gloria HEAD SHOT NEW 9.24.15 Gloria Aparicio-Blackwell '13
Director of Community Engagement, University of Maryland
  Kenneth L. Brannan '05
Owner, Saucy Salamander
  Kimberly A. Clark '09
Lifetime Member
Executive Vice President, Baltimore Development Corporation
Dhindsa, Ron
Ranjit S. 'Ron' Dhindsa, Esq. '04
Partner - Hollingsworth, LLP
 Derryck Fletcher Headshot 2014-1 Derryck Fletcher
Vice President, Youth Development, Y in Central Maryland
Maryland Leadership Workshops Representative
  Jeannette R. Fitzwater '09
CEO, JR Fitzwater & Associates
  Wendell M. "Pete" France '12
Principal - The France Group
 Franklin, Eric Rec Eric W. Franklin '09
President - ERIMAX, Inc.
  Bonnie Green '07
Lifetime Member
Executive Director - The Patuxent Partnership
  Ilaya Rome Hopkins '12
Vice President, Public Affairs, Montogomery County Chamber of Commerce
Kim Leonard Kim B.Leonard '00
President & CEO -Aircon Engineering, Inc.
  Sean M. Looney ‘96
Vice President - Government Affairs - Comcast
Maryland Leadership Workshops Representative
Chairman 2006-2008
Valencia McClure '15
Director of Communications and Corporate Relations, Baltimore Gas & Electric Co.
  Jeanette G. Partlow, Esq. '13
President, Maryland Chemical Company, Inc.
 Pam Ruff (3) Pamela J. Ruff '98
Executive Director, Maryland Economic Development Association
 Sue Simmons 1 Susan C. Simmons '06
Director, Parks and Recreation, Caroline County
Maryland Leadership Workshops Representative
Brian T. Spiering '11
Retired
 John-Wasilisin John M. Wasilisin '05
President & Chief Operating Officer, Maryland Technology Development Corp. 

Past Chairs and Ex Officio Members of the Board

James T. Brady ‘93
Lifetime Member
Managing Director, Mid-Atlantic - Ballantrae International, Ltd.
Chairman 1996-1998
John W. Dillon ‘93
Retired
Chairman 2000-2002
  Ralph W."Buddy' Emerson, Jr. ‘03
Senior Vice President - M&T Bank
Chairman 2012-2014
Dr. Catherine R. Gira ‘93
President Emerita - Frostburg State University
Chairwoman 2004-2006
Stephen A. Horvath ‘98
Retired
Chairman 2008-2010
Richard E. Hug (deceased)
Chairman & CEO - Hug Enterprises, Inc.
Chairman 1993-1994
Howard B. Miller, Esq. ‘93
Lifetime Member
Partner - Saul Ewing LLP
Chairman 1994-1996
Wayne A. Mills ‘98
Chairman - New Millennium Ventures
Chairman 1998-2000
Eliot Pfanstiehl
Lifetime Member
Leadership Maryland Facilitator &
CEO,Strathmore Hall Foundation, Inc.
 

Sharon R. Pinder ‘98
President & CEO - Capital Region Minority Supplier
Chairwoman 2010-2012

Henry E. Posko, Jr. ‘93
CEO - Humanim
Chairman 2002-2004