OUR BOARD

Leadership makes a difference.

Our board members are more than just than standouts in the Maryland business community. They are here because they share our conviction that Maryland is better for everyone when it’s better for business. Their passion sets our vision.

NATE BEIL

CHAIR
President, KCI Technologies Inc.

STEPHEN J. WOERNER, P.E.

VICE CHAIR
President and Chief Operating Officer, Baltimore Gas & Electric Company

JAMES W. CORNELSEN

SECRETARY-TREASURER
President & CEO, Old Line Bank

SHEELA MURTHY

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
President, Murthy Law Firm

CHRISTINE ROSS

PRESIDENT
President/CEO, Maryland Chamber of Commerce

ELIZABETH TORPHY-DONZELLA

GENERAL COUNSEL
Partner, Shawe Rosenthal, LLP

MARK CISSELL, CPA

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER
President & CEO, KatzAbosch

DENIS DUNN

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER
State President-MD, D.C., and DE, AT&T

RALPH W. EMERSON JR.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER
Senior Vice President, M&T Bank

BANCROFT S. GORDON

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER
VP, Asst. General Counsel, Marriott International, Inc.

TOM LOVELAND

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER
Founder & CEO, Mind Over Machines

Timothy J. Adams
Systems Application & Technologies, Inc.

Steven J. Banks
T. Rowe Price

Albert F. Beninati Jr.
W.R. Grace

Tina Bjarekull
Maryland Independent College and University Association

Robert DeAlmeida
Hamilton Bank

Tom Dennison
Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative

Lawrence Duncan III
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Steve Edwards
Edwards Performance Solutions

Lynne Ford
SunTrust Bank

Marcellous Frye
Washington Gas

 

Scott Gray
Leidos

Paul Grenaldo
Doctors Community Hospital

Christopher Hoyson
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Steven Jennings
Giant Food LLC

Melonie Johnson
MGM National Harbor

Michael F. Kelly
Kelly Benefit Strategies

Sean Kirk
Emergent BioSolutions

Thomas Lewis
Johns Hopkins University

Sean M. Looney
Comcast NBC Universal

Gracelyn McDermott
Kaiser Permanente

William Meagher
Lakeside Creamery

 

 

Joseph J. Mezzanotte, Esq.
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston, LLP

Paul Nolan
McCormick & Company, Inc.

William Pasenelli
Community Bank of the Chesapeake

Brian J. Regan
Bank of America

J. Thomas Sadowski
University System of Maryland

James Sears
FirstEnergy

Pegeen A. Townsend
MedStar Health

John Williams
Jamison Door

Ellen H. Yankellow, Pharm.D.
CorrectRx Pharmacy Services

Benjamin Yingling, CLCS
Crawford-Yingling Insurance

Business Development Council

Karin Schwartz
Springboard

Frank Strueber
PSA Insurance & Financial Services

Maryland Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives

Leonardo McClarty
Howard County Chamber of Commerce