UMCP Foundation Board

The University of Maryland College Park Foundations Inc. was established in support of the university’s goal to become one of the top research universities in the nation. Dedicated specifically to the University of Maryland, College Park, the foundation provides opportunities for alumni, friends, corporations and charitable foundations to support directly the mission and strategic priorities of the university.

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 and advise the university’s president, and help increase the level of philanthropic support for the university.

V. Raymond Ferrara `70
Chair, Board of Trustees
President and CEO
Pro Vise Management Group LLC
Geoff J. Gonella `90
Chair, Executive Committee
President and Managing Partner
Cornerstone Government Affairs LLC
Sharon L. Akers `78
Chair, Stewardship Committee
Vice President, Corporate Relations
St. John Properties
Carlton M. Arrendell `84
Chair, Budget, Audit and Investment Committee
Chief Investment Officer
Full Spectrum of NY
Richard M. Finkelstein `72
Chair, Real Estate Committee
Merit Builders Inc.
John N. Lauer `63
Campaign Co-Chair
Former Chairman
Deibold Inc.
Karen B. Levenson `76
At Large
Timothy F. Maloney
At Large
Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A.
Paul S. Mandell `95
Chair, Committee on Trustees
Consero Group
Marvin H. Rabovsky `81
Immediate Past Chair
Alliant Companies
Craig A. Thompson, Esq. `92, `95
Chair, Advocacy/Government Relations Committee
Venable LLP
Murray P. Abrams `83
Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
Capital One
Arthur H. Adler
Caves Valley Partners, LLC
John Alahouzos `71
Executive Vice President and Founding Partner
Marketing Development Group Inc.
Alan M. Alsheimer, Jr. '96
Permanens Capital LP
David M. Baggett `92
Founder & President
Arcode Corp.
Robert A. Bedingfield `70
Retired Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Thomas G. Birnbach `88
Managing Principal
Cresa Partners-Washingto DC
John M. Brophy `71
Retired Officer
Lockheed Martin
Albert P. Carey `74
CEO, PepsiCo Americas Beverages
PepsiCo Inc.
Mark T. Ciardi `83
CEO & Co-Founder
Apex Entertainment
Nancy Clarvit `78
Graphic Designer
Charles `Chuck` W. Daggs `69
Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director
Wells Fargo & Co.
Michael S. Dana `81
Onex Real Estate Partners
Ryan L. Dearborn `90
Chairman and CEO
Wood Partners
P. Douglas `Doug` Dollenberg `61
Consutant, Retired CEO
Nottingham Properties Inc.
David C. Driskell
Distinguished University Professor of Art, Emeritus
University of Maryland
Gail S. Elmore
L W Investment Management USA LLC
Gordon R. England `61
Managing Partner
Gormame LLC
Marlene K. Feldman '75
Feldman LLC
Emilio A. Fernandez Jr. `69
Managing Director
Pulse Capital LLC
Robert E. Fischell `53, `96
Chairman and President
Fischell Biomedical LLC
Eric S. Francis `71
Chairman and CEO
The CBMC Group
Harry L. Geller '81
Alma G. Gildenhorn `53
Joseph B. Gildenhorn `51
Founding Partner
The JBG Companies
Lowell R. Glazer `55
Glazer Construction
Stanley Goldstein `68, `70
Capitol Title Insurance Inc.
Marc S. Greenberg, C.P.A. `93
Vice President, Finance and Strategy
Pixar Animation Studios
Suzanne D. Hillman
Hillman & Glorioso PLLC
Phillip `Phil` H. Horvitz `75
Chief Technology Officer
Apptis Inc.
Brendan Iribe `01
Oculus VR, Inc.
Carolyn A. Karlson
Vice President
Retired Racehorse Project
Clifford M. Kendall `54
VSE Corp.
William E. 'Brit' Kirwan
Chancellor Emeritus
University of Maryland University College
Julie S. Klingenstein '80
Andrew and Julie Klingenstein Family Fund, Inc.
Christopher E. Kubasik `83
President and COO
L-3 Corporate Headquarters
Raymond G. LaPlaca, Esq. `58
Of Counsel
Knight, Manzi, Nussbaum, & LaPaca, PA
Ralph L. Lary `81
Managing Partner/Founder
Arena Technical Resources LLC
Dr. Ruchi Mehta `00
Retired Managing Director
Healthcare Investments
Daniel J. Millman `84
Principal & COO
Turner Impact Capital
Shelley Mulitz
Richard L. Novak `62
Kevin A. Plank `96
Under Armour Inc.
Nicole R. Pollard, Esq. '91
Staff Counsel
Robin L. Portman `80, `89
Retired Executive Vice President
Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
Deborah L. Potter `87, `90
The Jaklitsch Law Group
Timothy J. Regan `77
President and CEO
Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.
Brenda Rever '65
Brenda Rever-Lipitz Family Foundation
Avis H. Richards  '80
Birds Nest Productions
Jeffrey A. Rivest `75
Retired President and CEO
University of Maryland Medical Center
Dr. Steven M. Rotter `82
Medical Director
Center for Skin Surgery PLLC
Jehan Sadat
Senior Fellow
Center for International Development and Conflict Management
Robert R. Satterfield  '96
Senior Vice President - Investments
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Dr. Philip L. Schneider `79
President and Orthopedic Surgeon
Centers for Advance Orthopedics
Thomas H. Scholl
Michael Schwab
D&H Distributing Co.
Mark E. Schwartz
TriCapital Advisors, Inc.
Michelle Smith
Robert H. Smith Family Foundation
Robert `Turtle`  Smith `63
Smith Properties
Charles `Chip` D. Sollins `82
President and CEO
Gardens Home Management Services
Joseph D. Tydings `51
Senior Counsel
Dickstein Shapiro
Gary B. Williams `68
Retired UMD Men`s Basketball Coach
University of Maryland
Robert Zarco
Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A.