Board of Directors and Advisors

Officers

Fr. John Adams
Fr. John Adams
Honorary Member, President Emeritus
SOME
Ralph Boyd
Ralph Boyd
Ex Officio Member, President
SOME
Jason E. Géno
Jason E. Géno
Chair of the Board
Human Capital Initiatives
George C. McFarland
George C. McFarland
Vice Chair of the Board
McFarland and Associates
Linda Jo Smith
Linda Jo Smith
Honorary Member, Former Chairperson
PEPCO (retired)
Mary Miller
Mary Miller
Nominating, Governance and Human Resources Committee Chair
Edison Electric Institute (Retired)
Stefanie Gerard Cohn
Stefanie Gerard Cohn
Treasurer
Marcum LLP
Sr. Mary Catherine Guiler
Sr. Mary Catherine Guiler
Secretary
Sr. Mary Bader
Sr. Mary Bader
Daughters of Charity

Members

Olivia B. Payton
Olivia B. Payton
Chateau Remix
Zahilys Hernandez-Perez
Zahilys Hernandez-Perez
National Retail Federation​​​​​​​
Michelle Russo
Michelle Russo
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Evelyn Tollinche Miller
Evelyn Tollinche Miller
Meta
Kenneth W. Ellison
Kenneth W. Ellison
Attorney
Louis Buell
Louis Buell
Capital One Financial Corp.
The Honorable Armando Bonilla
The Honorable Armando Bonilla
Judge of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims
Audie (Butch) Abernathy
Audie (Butch) Abernathy
Building Technician Engineer

Corporate Advisory Board

We are fortunate to have the steadfast support of several business leaders in the District. Our Corporate Advisor Board provides administrative advice and financial support. In addition to hosing our Annual Dinner Gala and volunteering at SOME’s events, the Corporate Advisory Board is a critical pillar in helping us identify additional resources and donors.

Patrick Butler, Chair, America’s Public Television Stations
Leslie W. Hortum, Vice Chair, Spencer Stuart

James Assey, National Cable & Telecommunications Association
William Bartling, Clark Construction
Angela Bradley, BTI Security
Patrick Butler, Association of Public Television Stations
Steve Caldeira, Household & Commercial Products Association
Patrick Cleary, NAPEO
William E. Conway, Jr., The Carlyle Group
Julia Cullen, KPMG LLC
Prachee J. Devadas, Synergy Enterprises Inc.
Penny Eastman, Animal Wellness Action
Toby Eckhardt, Focused Image
Terri Fariello, United Airlines
Etta Fielek
Rainey Foster, Leading Authorities, Inc.
Mike Gordon, C.C. Pace
Corey Griffin, 2GIP
Leslie Hortum, Spencer Stuart
Erica Khatchadourian, AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust
William Killmer, Mortgage Bankers Association
Mekita King, Arc XP
Gerry Lamb
Dennis M. Lucey, AKIMA
Katherine Lugar, American Beverage Association
Darryl Maxwell, DC Bar Pro Bono Program
James McCarthy
Larry McCarthy, McCarthy, Hennings, Whalen
Evelyn Miller, Meta
Mary Miller, Edison Electric Institute, Retired
Keenan Austin Reed, Alpine Group
Kathleen Rotondaro
Michelle Russo, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Leslie Sarasin, FMI- The Food Industry Association
Daniel Schwartz, Bain & Co.
Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation
Sanjay Subramanian, PwC
JT Taylor, Hedgeye Risk Management
Otis Tolbert, Aon Risk Solutions
Alisha White, AMC Institute
Thomas Wilbur, Akridge
Michael Williams, Hogan Lovells US, LLP
William Glenn Yarborough, WGY and Associates, LLC