Board of Directors

The Association Board of Directors of the Y in Central Maryland is a committed group of professionals who have been entrusted with the ultimate legal responsibility and governance of the organization to preserve our mission and vision.


David Vahos*




Dana M. Smith*

Dana M. Smith Consulting, LLC

1st Vice Chair


Dr. Kevin Banks*

Morgan State University

2nd Vice Chair


Harry Thomasian Jr.*




Leigh Howe*

Maryland Proton Treatment Center



Stephanie Baker



Anthony Brandon*

American General Media


Thomas Brandt, Jr.*

Community Volunteer


John Bremer*

CIMED International Healthcare


Cornell Brown

Harford County Public Schools


Kendra Brown



Alan Cason*

McGuireWoods, LLP


Brian Deffaa

LifeBridge Health


David DiPietro

T. Rowe Price


Andrew Flott

Community Volunteer


Joseph Foss

Community Volunteer


Pam Gray

SB & Co.


James Hayden



Mary Jean Herron*

Wilmax Advisory, LLC


John Heyl

Johns Hopkins Medicine


Dr. Carlos Ince

Mercy Hospital


Mohannad Jishi*

M&T Bank


Bobby Lindsey

Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, LLP


Dr. Nicolette Louissaint

Healthcare Distribution Alliance


Gail Makode

Omega Healthcare Investors


Heather McKenzie

AbsoluteCare Medical Center & Pharmacy


Louis Montgomery

JM Search


Tom Mooney

O'Conor, Mooney & Fitzgerald Realtors


Bonnie Phipps*

Phipps Advisory


Kera Ritter*

The Ritter Group


John Sarbanes

U.S. House of Representatives


Glen Schutzman

McCormick & Co.


David Schwing

PNC Bank


Michael Siri

District Court of Maryland


Dr. Thomas Smyth

UM St. Joseph Medical Center


James Walker

Weber Shandwick


Barry Williams

Community Volunteer


Gary Williams

Williams Asset Management




Ex-Officio Board Members

Stephen Lambertson

Community Volunteer


John K. Hoey

CEO, The Y in Central Maryland



*Denotes Member of Executive Committee