Our Team

Meet the members of our staff and board of directors who work every day to change the lives of people and families in our local area.

Leadership & Staff

Rosie Allen-Herring

President and CEO

Robin Watkins

Interim Chief Financial Officer

Department Management

Nedelka Tejada Phillips

Sr. Vice President, Marketing & Fundraising

Ian Gordon

Vice President, Community Impact & Engagement

Rose Johnson

Vice President, Human Resources

Tony Paul

Vice President, Information Technology

Board of Directors


Gary Tabach

Board Chair

Deloitte Managing Partner (Retired)

Ken Samet, FACHE


Medstar Health, President & CEO

Steve Proctor


G.S. Proctor & Associates

Tyler Anthony

Pepco Holdings, President & Chief Executive Officer

Jeremy Blank

Deloitte LLP, Greater Washington Managing Partner

Ruth Williams-Brinkley

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Mid-Atlantic States, Inc., Regional President, Mid-Atlantic States

Richard K. Bynum

PNC Bank, Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer

James W. Cornelsen

WesBanco Bank, Chairman of the Mid-Atlantic Region

Richard Dyer

TEGNA, Inc., Sr. Vice President

Joshua Etemadi

District Bonding, LLC, Owner

Elliott Ferguson

Destination DC, President and Chief Executive Officer

Angela Franco

District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce, President & CEO

Tracy Kenny

Chesapeake Business Unit, Partner-in-Charge, Audit

Evan Kraus

APCO Worldwide, President & Managing Director of Operations

Rachel S. Kronowitz

Gilbert LLP, Founder and Senior Partner (Retired)

Evelyn Lee

Truist Financial Corporation, President Greater Washington Region

Wendy Morton-Huddleston

GuideHouse, Partner, Defense & Security

Brian D. Pieninck

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, President & CEO

Staci Pies

Crown Castle, Vice President, Government and Regulatory Affairs

Martin Rodgers

Accenture, Senior Managing Director, US Southeast & DC Metro

Kevin Smithson

Price Waterhouse Coopers, LLP, Managing Partner

Kevin Virostek

Ernst & Young Greater Washington Area Offices, Managing Partner

Join the Team

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