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.


Mohannad Jishi*

M&T Bank



Barbara Gassaway*

The Research Group

1st Vice Chair


Dr. Kevin Banks*

Morgan State University

2nd Vice Chair


Harry Thomasian Jr.*

Ernst & Young, LLP



Leigh Howe*

Maryland Proton Treatment Center



Stephanie Baker



John Bremer

CIMED International Healthcare


Anthony Brandon*

American General Media


Thomas Brandt, Jr.*

Community Volunteer


Courtney Carlson



Alan Cason*

McGuireWoods, LLP


William Cole

Margrave Strategies


Frank Culotta

Dex Imaging


Annette Danek

Penguin Random House


David DiPietro

Greenspring Associates


Frances Draper

AFRO-American Newspapers


Andrew Flott

Sandy Spring Bank


Joseph Foss

Community Volunteer


Pam Gray

SB & Co.


James Hayden



Mary Jean Herron*

Wilmax Advisory, LLC


Robert Kasdin

Johns Hopkins Medicine


Doug Lane

Capgemini Government Solutions


Jennifer Langford

Terre Group


Bobbie Lindsey

Ropes & Gray LLP


Byron Marchant

U.S. Naval Academy Foundation and Alumni Association


Tom Mooney

O'Conor, Mooney & Fitzgerald Realtors


Bonnie Phipps*

Yaffe and Company


Marcus Pollock

Community Volunteer 


Dr. Sallie Rixey

Community Volunteer


John Sarbanes

U.S. House of Representatives


David Schwing

PNC Bank


Dana M. Smith*

AIIR Consulting


Dr. Thomas Smyth

UM St. Joseph Medical Center


Keith Sullivan

Cleghorn Ventures


David Vahos



Kathryn Watson

Nixon & Gwilt Law 


Barry Williams

Curio Wellness


Gary Williams

Williams Asset Management


Donna C. Wilson*

Community Volunteer


Ex-Officio Board Members

Stephen Lambertson

Community Volunteer


John K. Hoey

CEO, The Y in Central Maryland



*Denotes Member of Executive Committee