Board of Directors

Officers

Henry D. Kahn, Esq.

Chairman
Board Member Since: 2005

Partner – Hogan Lovells US LLP

Joseph T. Jones, Jr.

Founder, President & CEO
Board Member Since: 1999

President/CEO – Center for Urban Families

Swata Gandhi, Esq.

Chair, Governance Committee
Board Member Since: 2016

Counsel – Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr

Chris Rockey

Chair, Development Committee
Board Member Since: 2016

Senior Vice President, Territory Executive, National Expansion Markets Community Development Banking PNC Bank

Ben Seigel

Chair, Program Quality Committee
Board Member Since: 2016

Baltimore Opportunity Zones Coordinator – Baltimore Development Corporation

Scott Soffen, CFA, CAIA

Chair, Finance & Audit Committee
Board Member Since: 2012

Senior Investment Officer – American Trading & Production Company

General Members

Daman C. Blakeney

Board Member Since: 2014

Managing Director/Senior Portfolio Manager – Brown Capital Management

Nancy Brennan

Board Member Since: 2018

Development Consultant

Peter Bowe

Board Member Since: 2018

Founder – The Peter Bowe and Barbara Stewart Foundation

Ronae Brock

Board Member Since: 2011

Interim Chief Operating Officer – Baltimore Urban Leadership Foundation (aka The Door)

Kenneth Jones II

Board Member Since: 2018

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer – John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

John G. McLean, Jr.

Board Member Since: 2016

Finance Professional

Vernā Myers

Board Member Since: 2016

Vice President Inclusion Strategy – Netflix

Rodney Oddoye

Board Member Since: 2016

Senior Vice President of Governmental and External Affairs – BGE

Brandon Scott

Board Member Since: 2016

President – Baltimore City Council

Patrick Sissman

Board Member Since: 2018

Principal – Redwood Capital Investments

David L. Warnock

Board Member Since: 1999

Partner – Camden Partners

William (Chip) F. Wendler, II

Board Member Since: 2004

Head of Global Consultant Relations – T. Rowe Price

Alicia Wilson, Esq.

Board Member Since: 2016

Vice President for Economic Development – Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health System

Emeritus

Dr. James R. Calvin, Ph.D.

Board Member Since: 2004 (Emeritus)

Professor of Practice – The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Guy E. Flynn, Esq.

Board Member Since: 2007 (Emeritus)

Partner – DLA Piper US LLP

Jamie McDonald

Board Member Since: 1999 (Emeritus)

Founder – Generosity, Inc.

Terry Owens

Board Member Since: 1999 (Emeritus)

Director of Communications – District of Columbia Department of Transportation

Scott Sherman

Board Member Since: 2010 (Emeritus)

Retired, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives – T. Rowe Price

Robin Williams Wood

Board Member Since: 2009 (Emeritus)

Community Leader