Board of Directors

2014-15 Board of Directors
Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

 

Sam Abutaleb Sam Abutaleb
Division Vice President
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company


Karen ActonKaren Acton
Chief Executive Officer
The Gazette


Charles AtwellCharles Atwell*
President
Innovative Business Interiors, Inc.

 


Sean AugersonSean Augerson
Vice-President, Global Supply &
Strategic Partner Management
Chairman of The Americas Mgmt. Council
QIAGEN


TBD
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield


Gus BaumanInfrastructure and Land Use Committee Vice-Chair
Gus B. Bauman
Counsel
Beveridge & Diamond

Executive Committee Member


Dawn BeckerDawn Becker
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRIT)


Joshua BokeeLegislative Affairs Committee Co-Chair
Joshua Bokee
Director of Government Affairs
Comcast

Executive Committee Member

 

Douglas Brown

Douglas T. Brown
Senior Vice President
PNC Bank


Jan BurrusJan Burrus
Director, State Government Relations
GlaxoSmithKline


John CannonTreasurer
John Cannon
Senior Vice President & Manage, MD/DC Commerical Division
SunTrust Bank

 

Executive Committee Member


Christopher CarpenitoImmediate Past Chairman
Christopher Carpenito*
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
HESS Construction

 

Executive Committee Member


Chair of the Board
Lisa J. Cines, CPA

Office Managing Partner
Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP

Executive Committee Member


Annice CodyAnnice Cody
President
Holy Cross Health Network

 

 


Mark Cress Mark Cress
Regional Sales Director
Cassidian Communications, An Airbus Defense & Space Holdings, Inc. Company


Larry DuncanLawrence Duncan, III
Vice President, Federal & State Government Relations & PAC Affairs
Lockheed Martin Corporation


Stewart EdelsteinEconomic Development Committee Co-Chair
Stewart L. Edelstein, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Universities at Shady Grove
 

Executive Committee Member


Stephen ElmendorfStephen Elmendorf, Esq.
Partner
Linowes & Blocher, LLP


Jack FitzgeraldJack Fitzgerald
Chairman
Fitzgerald Auto Malls


Lisa FirestoneLisa Firestone
President
Managed Care Advisors


Julie GarnerJulie Garner
Director, Maryland External Affairs
AstraZeneca

 

 


Georgette W. GodwinGeorgette W. Godwin
President & Chief Executive Officer
Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

 

Executive Committee Member


Gene E. Green, M.D.
President
Suburban Hospital

 


Michael Hottel, CPAMichael Hottel, CPA
Assurance Partner
BDO


Linda HoukLinda Houk
CEO
Information Systems Solutions, Inc. (ISS)


Kelly KaneKelly Kane
Vice President, Corporate Communications
Choice Hotels International, Inc.

 


Clark A. KendallSmall Business Committee Vice-Chair
Clark A. Kendall
President and Founder
Kendall Capital Management, Inc

 

Executive Committee Member


Anna DiPaolaSecretary
Terrence S. Kenny
Market President, Metro DC/Baltimore
TD Bank

 

Executive Committee Member


Lexy KesslerGovConNet Committee Co-Chair
& Council Representative
Lexy B. Kessler, CPA, CGMA
Partner
Aronson LLC

Executive Committee Member


Kenneth C. KingKenneth C. King
Senior Vice President
The Ezra Company

 

 

Greg KnoopGregory Knoop
Principal
OKKS Studios, Inc.

 


James Mannarino
Chris Mann
Managing Director
MorganFranklin Consulting 
 
 

James Martinko
Audit Vice-Chair
James Martinko
Office Managing Principal
 
 
Executive Committee Member
 

Pamela Mazza
General Counsel 

Pamela Mazza
Managing Partner
PilieroMazza

Executive Committee Member


Thomas J. McElroyLegislative Affairs Committee Vice-Chair
Thomas McElroy*
Senior Vice President/Corporate Controller
HUGHES An EchoStar Company

Executive Committee Member


Peter MongeInfrastructure and Land Use Committee Co-Chair
Peter Monge
President
MedStar Montgomery Medical Center

 

Executive Committee Member


Michael MontelongoMichael Montelongo
Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Sodexo USA

 


Jerry Pasternak
Regional Vice President, Maryland
Pepco


William "Billy" Peel IIIWilliam “Billy” F. Peel, III
Executive Vice President
Datawatch Systems, Inc.

 

 


Marta Brito Pérez

Marta Brito Pérez
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Adventist Healthcare


Dr. DeRionne P. PollardDeRionne P. Pollard, Ph.D.
President
Montgomery College


Mike Privitera
Senior Vice President & Mid-Atlantic District Director
HSBC Bank USA


Bryan Pynchon
Senior Vice President &
Section Manager
CapitalOne Bank


Thomas RansomThomas L. Ransom
Market President
BB&T


Tom RegnellTom Regnell
Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Office Division
Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRIT)


Ori ReissOri Reiss*
President and Chief Executive Officer
GlobalNet Services, Inc.

 

 

Steven A. RobinsSteven A. Robins, Esq.*
Partner
Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chrd.


Kwesi RogersGovConNet Committee Vice-Chair
Kwesi Rogers
President
Federal National Commercial Credit

Executive Committee Member


Mark RuszczykMark Ruszczyk
Vice President of Marketing, Sales and Business Development
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Mid-Atlantic States, Inc.
 


Daniel SchriderDaniel Schrider
President & CEO
Sandy Spring Bank
 


Chair-Elect
Jerry Shapiro
President
Shapiro & Duncan, Inc.

Executive Committee Member


Carrie SheltonCarrie Shelton
Business & Government Relations Liaison
GEICO

 

 


Neil SimonsSmall Business Committee Co-Chair
Neil Simons
President
Independent Benefits Services

Executive Committee Member

 


David M. SmithDavid M. Smith
President
The Chevy Chase Land Company

 

 


David M. SmithStephen A. Spencer
President
Insurance Associates, Inc.


James SweetJames Sweet
President
Smokey Glen Farm


David TacchettiDavid Tacchetti
Vice President
Clark Construction Group, LLC


Laura Van EperenLaura Van Eperen
Chief Executive Officer
Van Eperen & Company


Jacquelyn WasniJacquelyn Wasni
Vice President, Sales & Services, Mid-Atlantic
Motorola Solutions, Inc.


Leslie Ford WeberEconomic Development Committee Vice-Chair
Leslie Ford Weber
Interim Executive Director
Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus

 

Executive Committee Member


Samantha M. Williams Samantha M. Williams

Partner
Venable


Christine WilliamsonChristine Williamson
Member, Government Services & Technology Group
Watkins Meegan


Lowell YoderLowell Yoder
Group Manager, M & T Bank
M&T Bank


Jim YoungJim Young
Vice President, Corporate Facilities, Services and Real Estate
Marriott International, Inc.


Indicates Chairman Emeritus

 

 

Tagged in:

MCCC Strategic Partners