Board & Staff


Chair, The Honorable Covette Rooney 

Vice Chair, Arthur Medici  Partner,  The Newport Board Group

Secretary, David Bubb Vice President   Financial Consultant, Charles Schwab, Bethesda, MD

Treasurer, Wendell Johns CPA


Ashley Adewuyi     Department Head, Navy Cyber Warfare Development Group

Carol Cala    Lockheed Martin, Vice President, Corporate Energy, Environment, Safety & Health

Vicki Fiala     Group Vice President, Business Operations & Planning, Time Warner Cable

Nia Jenkins   Senior Counsel, The Advisory Board Company

Erwin Kwawu    Senior Investment Technology Analyst, The Capital Group Companies

Denese Lombardi    Executive Director  (ex-officio)

Arthur Medici   Partner, The Newport Board Group

Jan Molino   CEO & Managing Partner Aspire-Ascend

Michael Onyemelukwe   Investment Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Barbara Rhoden, PhD   Interventional Segment Leader, USCAN GE Healthcare

Michelle Rice   Executive Vice President, Content Distribution & Marketing,  TVONE

The Honorable Covette Rooney   Chief Judge, Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

Lisa A.  Smith    Human Resources Manager,  Andrews Federal Credit Union

Rebecca Taylor   Senior Vice President National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS)

Affiliate Founder Washington, DC Metropolitan Area
Roselyn Payne Epps, MD
National and International Pediatrician
Former National Girls Inc. Chair