Maryland Chamber of Commerce Announces Board of Directors for 2021-2022

May 19, 2021
Contact: Eleanor Goedeke
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Maryland Chamber of Commerce Announces Board of Directors for 2021-2022

ANNAPOLIS, Md.— On May 18, 2021, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted in the slate of business leaders who will join the organization’s governing body for the 2021-2022 year. In addition, the officers of the board were confirmed as Chairman & Western Regional Chair Gracelyn McDermott, vice president, marketing, sales & business development, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States; Vice Chairman Chris Hoyson, senior vice president, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company; Treasurer Misty Allen, vice president, government & community affairs, Comcast NBC Universal; and Immediate Past Chairman Steve Woerner, president & chief operating officer, BGE.

The 2021-2022 Maryland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors includes (* indicates a newly elected board member, ** indicates an executive committee member):

“This new board roster represents an impressive array of business leaders from a wide swath of industries across the state of Maryland,” says Maryland Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Christine Ross. “Our board of directors has never been stronger or more well-positioned to guide our organization as the voice for business in the state.”

“I am honored to join this esteemed group of business leaders who share my goal of ensuring that Marylanders have access to the resources and opportunities they need to thrive – such as great schools, housing, jobs and support services,” said Maryland Chamber of Commerce Chair, Gracelyn McDermott, vice president at Kaiser Permanente. “Having lived in Maryland most of my life, I know it is an ideal place to live, work and play.  I look forward to working with this illustrious board to ensure Maryland continues to grow and support its residents.”

For more information on the board of directors, click here.


About the Maryland Chamber of Commerce
The Maryland Chamber of Commerce is the only statewide business advocacy organization and the leading voice for business in the state. Together with their 6,400 members, they form a statewide coalition that is committed to ensuring that Maryland is attracting and retaining quality jobs, developing vibrant, sustainable communities and staying at the forefront of global competitiveness and economic prosperity.





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