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.
 

Geoff J. Gonella `90
Board Chair
President and Managing Partner
Cornerstone Government Affairs LLC
Paul S. Mandell `95
Chair, Executive Committee
CEO
Consero Group
Sharon L. Akers `78
Chair, Committee on Trustees
Vice President, Corporate Relations
St. John Properties
Marlene K. Feldman `75
Chair, Government Relations Committee
Member
Feldman LLC
Emilio A. Fernandez`69
At Large
Managing Director
Pulse Capital LLC
V. Raymond Ferrara `70
Immediate Past Chair
President and CEO
Pro Vise Management Group LLC
Richard M. Finkelstein `72
Chair, Real Estate Committee
President
Merit Builders Inc.
Eric S. Francis `71
At Large
Chairman and CEO
The CBMC Group
Timothy F. Maloney
At Large
Partner
Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A.
Dr. Ruchi Mehta `00
Chair, Budget, Audit, and Investment Committee
Retired Managing Director
Healthcare Investments
Daniel J. Millman `84
At Large
Principal & COO
Turner Impact Capital
Craig A. Thompson, Esq. `92, `95
Co-Chair, Campaign Steering Committee
Partner
Venable LLP
Murray P. Abrams `83
Executive Vice President, Corporate Development
Capital One
Arthur H. Adler
Partner
Caves Valley Partners, LLC
John Alahouzos `71
Executive Vice President and Founding Partner
Marketing Development Group Inc.
Wanda A. Alexander `81
President and CEO
Horizon Consulting, Incorporated
Alan M. Alsheimer, Jr. `96
Partner
Permanens Capital LP
Carlton M. Arrendell `84
Principal
Capricorn 25 Development LLC
David M. Baggett `92
Founder & President
Arcode Corp.
Kenneth L. Bedingfield `94
Corporate VP and CFO
Northrop Grumman
Robert A. Bedingfield `70
Emeritus Trustee
Retired Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Thomas G. Birnbach `88
Managing Principal
Cresa Partners-Washingto DC
John M. Brophy `71
Emeritus Trustee
Retired Officer
Lockheed Martin
Waldo H. Burnside `49
Emeritus Trustee
Retired
Mark L. Butler
President and CEO
Ollie's Bargain Outlet
Albert P. Carey `74
CEO, PepsiCo Americas Beverages
PepsiCo Inc.
Mark T. Ciardi `83
CEO & Co-Founder
Apex Entertainment
Nancy Clarvit `78
Graphic Designer
Rose H. Cohen`03
Managing Director
Citi Private Bank
Charles `Chuck` W. Daggs `69
Executive Vice President and Senior Managing Director
Wells Fargo & Co.
Ryan L. Dearborn `90
Chairman and CEO
Wood Partners
P. Douglas `Doug` Dollenberg `61
Emeritus Trustee
Consutant, Retired CEO
Nottingham Properties Inc.
David C. Driskell
Honorary Trustee
Distinguished University Professor of Art, Emeritus
University of Maryland
Gail S. Elmore
EVP
L W Investment Management USA LLC
Gordon R. England `61
Emeritus Trustee
Managing Partner
Gormame LLC
Joel J. Feller, Esq.`90
Founding Partner
Ross Feller and Casey
Robert E. Fischell `53, `96
Honorary Trustee
Chairman and President
Fischell Biomedical LLC
Harry L. Geller `81
Owner
WilJax
Brian Gibbons `84
Chairman and CEO
Greenberg Gibbons
Alma G. Gildenhorn `53
Co-Chair, Campaign Steering Committee
Philanthropist
Joseph B. Gildenhorn `51
Honorary Trustee
Founding Partner
The JBG Companies
Lowell R. Glazer `55
Emeritus Trustee
President
Glazer Construction
Stanley Goldstein `68, `70
President
Capitol Title Insurance Inc.
Marc S. Greenberg, C.P.A. `93
Chair, Stewardship Committee
Vice President, Finance and Strategy
Pixar Animation Studios
William M. Greenblatt, Esq.`79
Chairman
SterlingBackCheck
Suzanne D. Hillman
Principal
Hillman & Glorioso PLLC
Brendan Iribe `01
CEO
Oculus VR, Inc.
Michael E. Johnson `76
President and CEO
UrbanCore Development, LLC
Carolyn A. Karlson
Vice President
Retired Racehorse Project
William E. `Brit` Kirwan
Honorary Trustee, Co-Chair, Campaign Steering Comm
Chancellor Emeritus
University System of Maryland
Julie S. Klingenstein `80
President
Andrew and Julie Klingenstein Family Fund, Inc.
Christopher E. Kubasik `83
Chairman, CEO and President
L-3 Technologies, Inc.
Michael P. Luzio `98
Managing Director
The LVE Group
Shelley Mulitz
Self-employed
Richard L. Novak `62
Philanthropist
Kevin A. Plank `96
CEO
Under Armour Inc.
Nicole R. Pollard, Esq. `91
Executive Assistant to the President
AFSCME
Robin L. Portman `80, `89
President & CEO
Atlas Research LLC
Marvin H. Rabovsky `81
President
Alliant Companies
Timothy J. Regan `77
President and CEO
Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.
Brenda Rever `65
Emerita Trustee
President
Brenda Rever-Lipitz Family Foundation
Philip R. Rever `64
Emeritus Trustee
Retired
Avis H. Richards `80
President
Birds Nest Productions
Dr. Steven M. Rotter `82
Medical Director
Center for Skin Surgery PLLC
Jehan Sadat
Honorary Trustee
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
Michael Schwab
Co-President
D&H Distributing Co.
Michelle Smith
Co-Chair, Campaign Steering Committee
President
Robert H. Smith Family Foundation
Robert `Turtle`  Smith `63
Emeritus Trustee
Owner
Smith Properties
Margaret M. Swallow`75
Retired
Proctor & Gamble
Joseph D. Tydings `51
Emeritus Trustee
Senior Counsel
Dickstein Shapiro
Pedro Wasmer
Emeritus Trustee

Catherine Merrill Williams
CEO & President
Washingtonian Media
Gary B. Williams `68
Honorary Trustee
Retired UMD Men`s Basketball Coach
University of Maryland

Staff

Jackie Lewis
President, University of Maryland College Park Foundation
Vice President, University Relations
301.405.4680

Michael King
Vice President, CFO and Treasurer, University of Maryland College Park Foundation
Assistant Vice President, Administration
mking8@umd.edu
301.955.1264