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Board Directory

The Board of Trustees of the foundation is composed of dedicated and influential volunteers who govern the investment and distribution of private funds, serve as advocates, assist and advise the university’s president, and help increase the level of philanthropic support for the university.

Executive Committee

Portrait of Craig A. Thompson ’92, J.D. ’95

Craig A. Thompson ’92, J.D. ’95

Partner, Venable LLP
Portrait of Albert P. Carey ’74

Albert P. Carey ’74

Executive Chairman, Unifi Manufacturing Inc.
Portrait of Arthur H. Adler

Arthur H. Adler

Managing Member, Caves Valley Partners LLC
Portrait of James L. “Jim” Cantor ’81, M.S. ’84

James L. “Jim” Cantor ’81, M.S. ’84

Consulting Employee, Leidos
Portrait of Nancy Clarvit ’78

Nancy Clarvit ’78

Artist and Philanthropist
Portrait of Rose Horan Cohen M.B.A ’03

Rose Horan Cohen M.B.A ’03

Managing Director, Citi Private Bank
Portrait of Marlene K. Feldman ’75

Marlene K. Feldman ’75

Member, Feldman LLC
Portrait of Christine E. Fisher ’91

Christine E. Fisher ’91

Portrait of Paul S. Mandell ’95

Paul S. Mandell ’95

CEO, Consero Group
Portrait of Ruchi Mehta Ph.D. ’00

Ruchi Mehta Ph.D. ’00

Retired Managing Director, Lone Pine Capital LLC
Portrait of Daniel I. “Dan” Millman ’84

Daniel I. “Dan” Millman ’84

Principal and COO, Turner Impact Capital
Portrait of Nicole R. Pollard ’91

Nicole R. Pollard ’91

Executive Assistant to the President, AFSCME
Portrait of Michael J. Schwab

Michael J. Schwab

Co-President, D&H Distributing Company


Portrait of Murray P. Abrams ’83

Murray P. Abrams ’83

Executive Vice President, Capital One Financial
Portrait of Sharon L. Akers ’78

Sharon L. Akers ’78

Executive Director, Special Projects, St. John Properties/President, Edward St. John Foundation
Portrait of Wanda A. Alexander ’81

Wanda A. Alexander ’81

President and CEO, WAA-LLC
Portrait of Carlton M. Arrendell ’84

Carlton M. Arrendell ’84

Director, Real Estate Development, University of Pennsylvania
Portrait of Kenneth “Ken” Bedingfield ’94

Kenneth “Ken” Bedingfield ’94

COO and CFO, Epirus
Portrait of Mark T. Ciardi ’83

Mark T. Ciardi ’83

Chief Content Officer Game1; President of Select Films
Portrait of Jason I. Cohen ’96

Jason I. Cohen ’96

Serial Entrepreneur
Portrait of Charles W. “Chuck” Daggs ’69

Charles W. “Chuck” Daggs ’69

Corporate and Non-Profit Board Member
Portrait of Richard D. “Rick” Davis M.A. ’84

Richard D. “Rick” Davis M.A. ’84

Retired Executive Vice President of News Standards and Practices, CNN
Portrait of Leonard J. "Len" Elmore ’74

Leonard J. "Len" Elmore ’74

Senior Lecturer in Sports Management, Columbia University
Portrait of Joel J. Feller ’90

Joel J. Feller ’90

Partner, Ross Feller Casey, LLP
Portrait of V. Raymond “Ray” Ferrara ’70

V. Raymond “Ray” Ferrara ’70

Executive Chair, ProVise Management Group LLC
Portrait of Richard M. Finkelstein ’72

Richard M. Finkelstein ’72

Owner, Ascend Properties
Portrait of Eric S. Francis ’71

Eric S. Francis ’71

Chairman and CEO, The CBMC Group
Portrait of Ellen F. Gaske ’75

Ellen F. Gaske ’75

Senior Vice President for Academics, Specialized Education Services, Inc.
Portrait of Harry L. Geller ’81

Harry L. Geller ’81

Entrepreneur in Residence, University of Maryland
Portrait of Brian J. Gibbons ’84, J.D. ’87

Brian J. Gibbons ’84, J.D. ’87

Chairman and CEO, Greenberg Gibbons Commercial
Portrait of Barry P. Gossett ’62

Barry P. Gossett ’62

Retired Principal, Gossett Group
Portrait of William M. Greenblatt ’79

William M. Greenblatt ’79

Chairman, Montague Street Capital
Portrait of Michael E. Johnson ’76

Michael E. Johnson ’76

President, UrbanCore Development, LLC
Portrait of Christopher T. “Chris” Jones Ph.D. ’97

Christopher T. “Chris” Jones Ph.D. ’97

Chief of Operations, The Leadership Compass
Portrait of Lisa K. Hunt ’97

Lisa K. Hunt ’97

Managing Director, Charles Schwab
Portrait of Karen B. Levenson ’76

Karen B. Levenson ’76

Portrait of Mark K. Lewis ’87

Mark K. Lewis ’87

Partner, Bracewell LLP
Portrait of Michael P. “Mike” Luzio ’98

Michael P. “Mike” Luzio ’98

Managing Director, The LVE Group
Portrait of Timothy F. “Tim” Maloney

Timothy F. “Tim” Maloney

Partner, Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A.
Portrait of Ashley Manning Foxworth ’06

Ashley Manning Foxworth ’06

Portrait of Singleton B. McAllister ’75

Singleton B. McAllister ’75

Attorney, Husch Blackwell
Portrait of Alex S. Mehr M.S. ’03, Ph.D. ’03

Alex S. Mehr M.S. ’03, Ph.D. ’03

Co-Founder and CEO of Retail E-Commerce Ventures
Portrait of Catherine “Cathy” Merrill

Catherine “Cathy” Merrill

President and CEO, Washingtonian
Portrait of Kevin A. Plank ’96

Kevin A. Plank ’96

Founder, Executive Chairman & Brand Chief, Under Armour, Inc.
Portrait of Marvin H. “Marv” Rabovsky ’81

Marvin H. “Marv” Rabovsky ’81

Angel Investor
Portrait of Timothy J. “Tim” Regan ’97

Timothy J. “Tim” Regan ’97

President and CEO, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Portrait of Laura I. Scheeler

Laura I. Scheeler

Principal and COO, Resource Solutions, Inc.

Advisory Trustees

Portrait of Ryan L. Dearborn ’90

Ryan L. Dearborn ’90

Board Member & Retired CEO, Wood Partners
Portrait of Emilio A. Fernandez ’69

Emilio A. Fernandez ’69

Vice Chairman, WABTEC

Emeritus Trustees

Portrait of Brenda Brown Rever ’65

Brenda Brown Rever ’65

Founder, Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women
Portrait of Robert A. “Bob” Bedingfield ‘70

Robert A. “Bob” Bedingfield ‘70

Retired Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Portrait of  John M. Brophy ’71

John M. Brophy ’71

Retired Officer, Lockheed Martin
Portrait of Waldo H. Burnside ’49

Waldo H. Burnside ’49

Portrait of P. Douglas “Doug” Dollenberg ’61

P. Douglas “Doug” Dollenberg ’61

Past CEO, Nottingham Properties Inc.
Portrait of Gordon R. England ’61

Gordon R. England ’61

Former United States Secretary of the Navy
Portrait of Lowell R. Glazer ’55

Lowell R. Glazer ’55

Co-founder and Owner, A&G Management Company, Inc.
Portrait of Philip R. Rever ’64

Philip R. Rever ’64

Portrait of Harvey L. Sanders ’72

Harvey L. Sanders ’72

Former Chairman and CEO, Nautica Enterprises, Inc.
Portrait of Robert W. “Turtle” Smith ’63

Robert W. “Turtle” Smith ’63

Owner, Smith Properties
Portrait of Pedro E. Wasmer ’62

Pedro E. Wasmer ’62


Honorary Trustees

Portrait of Dr. Robert E. “Bob” Fischell ’53, ’96

Dr. Robert E. “Bob” Fischell ’53, ’96

Chief Technology Officer and Chairman, ZyGood LLC
Portrait of Alma G. Gildenhorn ’53

Alma G. Gildenhorn ’53

Portrait of Joseph B. Gildenhorn ’51

Joseph B. Gildenhorn ’51

Retired Founding Partner, The JBG Companies
Portrait of William E. “Brit” Kirwan

William E. “Brit” Kirwan

Chancellor Emeritus, University System of Maryland
Portrait of Gary B. Williams ’68

Gary B. Williams ’68

Retired UMD Men’s Basketball Coach, University of Maryland
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