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Karen B. Albert

Karen B. Albert

Level Current Member

Title / Position VP, Head of Internal Audit & Internal Control

Company Name Constellium

LinkedIn URL linkedin.com/in/karenbalbert

About Experienced Audit Executive across multiple industries, most recently manufacturing of Metals and Chemicals. Expert in Enterprise Risk Management, Internal Audit and Controls and Quality Assurance. Currently Board Chair of Marian House. DR Top 100 in 2020.

Board Expertise Internal Audit, Internal Control, Risk Management

Adrienne Allgire

Adrienne Allgire

Level Current Member

Company Name SECU of MD, Inc

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/adrienne-allgire-33979131/

About My name is Adrienne Allgire. I am the Vice President of Operations at SECU of MD, Inc with over 30 years in the banking industry. I have had the privilege to work in a variety of positions at SECU and am passionate about seeing others grow. In my current role, I oversee seven key operational support departments. I am responsible for ensuring we have efficient and cost-effective systems to meet the current and future needs of the organization while improving the member experience.

Board Expertise Operations

Katie Allston

Katie Allston

Level Current Member

Company Name Marian House

About KATIE ALLSTON, LCSW-C, is the President & CEO of the Baltimore nonprofit Marian House. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience in areas such as HIV, homelessness, addiction and mental health treatment and domestic violence. Katie received the 2016 Daily Record’s Most Admired CEO award and the Daily Record Top 100 Women award in 2017 and 2019. Katie is a wife and mother and serves on the board of Mandela Enterprise Corporation, a nonprofit working to serve people exiting incarceration.

Board Expertise Non-profit management, social work, advocacy, mentorship

Violet Apple

Violet Apple

Level Current Member

Company Name Girl Scouts of Central Maryland

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/violet-m-apple-39334b10/

About In five minutes I can share with you how to change a girl’s life forever! For more than 110 years we have delivered a one-of-a-kind leadership development program for girls, with proven results. In Girl Scouts you are part of a Movement that puts girls first.

Board Expertise Fundraising

Katherine Bays Armstrong

Katherine Bays Armstrong

Level Past Member

Company Name Heritage Financial Consultants, LLC

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathyarmstrong/

About Kathy Armstrong manages a dynamic financial planning practice that helps individuals achieve financial independence. Committed to the needs and priorities of her clients, Kathy delivers objective, straight-forward strategies to help reach their financial goals. With a passion to improve our communities, Kathy has served on numerous non-profit/civic Boards of Directors. Currently she is the Board Chair of the BBB of Greater Maryland. She has also served as President of Executive Alliance and of the Junior League of Baltimore. She was appointed by Governor Hogan to serve on the Governing Board of the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA).

Board Expertise Strategic Planning Finance Project Development Board Governance Mentoring

Donyel Bacon

Donyel Bacon

Level Current Member

Company Name Department of Defense

About Donyel is a social influencer and chief strategist building effective programs that advance women to their greatest potential.

Board Expertise Strategic Planning and Training.

Stephanie Bagley

Stephanie Bagley

Level Current Member

Company Name SCB Management Solutions Inc

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/scbmgmt/

About Stephanie spent over 25 years helping Big 4 consulting firms and Fortune 100 corporations optimize productivity and profitability. In 2016, she decided she would continue doing that but under her own company, SCB Management Consulting. Today, SCB has grown into a team of experienced project managers and subject matter experts who combine practical leadership experience and consultative expertise to help SCB's clients operationalize their visions and resolve their greatest challenges. As a problem solver and change agent, Stephanie enjoys seeing the profound impact her team makes from facilitating strategic planning sessions, implementing business process solutions, or leading professional development workshops. She feels blessed to be able to embrace the quote, "Do what you love, and you'll never work another day in your life."

Board Expertise Treasurer Finance Committee Audit Insurance and Risk Management Strategic Planning Healthcare

Angie Barnett

Angie Barnett

Level Current Member

Title / Position President and Chief Executive Officer

Company Name Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/angie-barnett-48b2209/

About BBB Greater MD provides an ethical marketplace platform where buyers and sellers trust each other, with over 2 million searches locally. We help brands get discovered, convert feedback into opportunity, earn prestige & trust, and put integrity on display.

Board Expertise Nonprofit Management, Strategic Planning and Alliances, Personnel, and Program Development

Karen Bond

Karen Bond

Level Current Member

Title / Position Director Strategic Partnerships

Company Name Judge Alexander Williams Policy Center

About Karen Bond works at the intersection of social justice, ethics, diversity and inclusion. More particularly, her specific interests are to advance the understanding of practice , and development of leadership for the benefit of all organizations . She has more than 20 years of experience in designing innovative programs that increase educational access for first-generation students. She is a frequent panelist for ETS, A Better Chance and conferences , where her personal insights from starting at Duke at 16 , frame her passion for helping increase the number of economically disadvantaged students attending college. She has held positions of leadership with the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented youth, where she increased diversity recruitment by 20 % , led the Jack Kent Cooke Young Scholars Program and Goldman Sachs Next Generation Venture Fund. Karen joined CTY, after serving as Executive Director of the Baltimore Educational Scholarship Trust. Karen is an experienced Diversity, Inclusion and Equity consultant. She has taught classes in Diversity Management for the Carey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University. Recently , she joined the Judge Alexander Williams Center for Policy located at the University of Maryland College Park, where she leads strategic partnerships. Active in the Baltimore education community and philanthropic community, Karen has served on the boards of the Baltimore Museum of Art, Friends School, Meals on Wheels, Maryland Nonprofits and the Greater Baltimore Leadership Committee Leadership Board. Currently, she is actively involved in Invest in Girls , Project Engage at Duke University and Executive Alliance. In 2017, Karen made history in Maryland by becoming the first African-American woman to serve as President of Executive Alliance. A hallmark of her presidency was leading a diversity and inclusion plan that increased membership diversity. Karen graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor’s degree in English and Political Science. Her graduate degree is in Organizational Development and Training from Johns Hopkins University.

Board Expertise Governance Committee Membership Committee Executive Committee Held offices of President and Vice-President

Blair Brennan Slaughter

Blair Brennan Slaughter

Level Current Member

Title / Position Founder / CEO

Company Name Delve Consulting

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/blair-slaughter/

About Blair leverages her experiences as a senior leader experience to coach and consult to executives who strive to create productive and engaging workplace while achieving superior results. She meets her clients where they are, with demonstrable outcomes in organizations such as scaling multiple growth-stage start-ups, aligning a strategy for non-profit, or modernizing technology organizations in a 100 year old financial services company. To do this work, she balances her academic background, with a PhD and MA in organizational leadership, a Finance undergrad with an MBA and ICF-Coaching Certification, and practical experience, having been a senior organization development/talent and HR executive.

Board Expertise Board Governance (Leadership Maryland; Humanim, The Gathering Point Giving Circle); Program Management (Leadership Maryland); Development (The Gathering Point Giving Circle)

Alison Brown

Alison Brown

Level Current Member

Title / Position President

Company Name Retired - University of Maryland Medical Center, Midtown Campus

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/alison-brown-816745121/

About Transformational health care leader, previously served as President of UMMC Midtown Campus, as CEO of UMMC on an interim basis leading both hospital campuses through the COVID19 pandemic. Previously served as SVP & Chief Strategy Officer for UMMS' regional health care system.

Board Expertise Strategic Planning Financial Planning Marketing & Communications Mergers & Affiliations Health Care Safety and Quality Community Engagement Human Resource Management and Leadership Development

Julie Bruce

Julie Bruce

Level Current Mentee

Title / Position Director of Marketing

Company Name Whiting-Turner

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/julie-bruce-006b845/

Meryl Burgin

Meryl Burgin

Level Current Member

Title / Position EVP. General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Company Name CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/meryl-burgin-91b84411

About Meryl is EVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary for CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield.  She has been GC for 10 years and with CareFirst for 33.  Meryl was previously at Whiteford, Taylor & Preston and a teacher before law school.  She attended the University of Wisconsin and graduated with honors from the University of Baltimore School of Law.  Meryl supports the community through her work as a Board and Governance Committee member of House of Ruth Maryland and the Maryland Access to Justice Commission and is a Leadership in Law Awardee.

Board Expertise Current: House of Ruth Maryland Maryland Access to Justice Commission Past: Suite To Succeed Har Sinai Congregation

Faiza Chaudhry

Faiza Chaudhry

Level Current Member

Company Name PNC Bank

About As the Vice President in Commercial Banking at PNC Bank, I collaborate closely with local business leaders, acting as their financial partner to help them achieve their success. My passion lies in empowering women in entrepreneurship, making it my biggest motivator.

Michele L. Cohen

Michele L. Cohen

Level Current Member

Company Name Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelelcohen

About Michele has an integrated commercial real estate and business and technologies transactions practice, with clients worldwide. She takes a practical and collaborative approach to resolving complex negotiations and winning favorable terms for her clients.

Board Expertise Legal, Commercial Real Estate, Privacy

Laura Crandon

Laura Crandon

Level Current Member

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin/in/laura-crandon

About Laura Crandon is a strategist and innovator. A former healthcare and technology executive for over 25 years. Laura has managed P&L portfolios and founded Touch4Life, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to increase the breast health IQ of BIPOC and under-resourced communities and eliminate breast cancer outcomes disparities, focused on biomarker and genetic testing equity. Out of her own journey with metastatic breast cancer, Laura turned pain into purpose. She recognized the lack of health equity in breast cancer detection, treatment and survivorship that exists for Black and Brown women. Laura counsels, teaches, and inspires women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and works with physicians and nurses to provide culturally relevant educational materials. She advocates for health equity and inclusion in clinical research, biomarkers and genetic testing, policies, and patient empowerment.

Board Expertise Finance Committee on three boards.

Krista Crawford

Krista Crawford

Level Current Member

Title / Position Founder / CEO

Company Name Dr. Krista J. Crawford, LLC

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/kristacrawfordphd/

About Like many, I wear multiple hats. I work with Vistage Worldwide, a large corporation with 47,000 members around the world. I lead a non-competing peer advisory group of 16 Chief Executives. My background as an HR Director, extensive non-profit board leadership, and adjunct professor - currently teaching courses like ethics, leadership, communication and HR - provides a platform to guide 5 levels in an organization, helping people make better personal, business, and wellness decisions for better lives. Up next, a Vistage Emerging Leaders group, consisting of 'rising stars', those potential leaders in an organization who may have limited management experience. Think a mini-MBA. I will assist in strengthening the organizational bench, coaching their potential into execution. I failed at early retirement and have never enjoyed a role more than the one I am living now. As I help others grow, I flourish.

Board Expertise Strategy, Learning and Development, HR, Governance, Culture growth

Diane V. D'Aiutolo

Diane V. D'Aiutolo

Level Current Member

Company Name Tydings & Rosenberg, LLP

About Diane D’Aiutolo is the Managing Partner at the law firm of Tydings & Rosenberg LLP and has represented clients in state and federal court litigation as well as through mediation. She has also served as outside general counsel to physician practices.

Board Expertise Leadership roles in nonprofit boards for international, national, state, and local organizations, management experience with private company, DE&I strategist, appointee to the Trial Courts Judicial Nominating Commission for District 14 (Baltimore City), and Past President Executive Alliance.

Maria Darby

Maria Darby

Level Current Member

Company Name The Jack & Nancy Dwyer Workforce Development Center, Inc

LinkedIn URL linkedin.com/in/maria-johnson-darby

Board Expertise Board Governance, Operations, Communications, Development, Community Outreach & Engagement, Public relations, Marketing, Volunteer Management,

Pattie Dash

Pattie Dash

Level Current Member

Company Name The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland & Delaware

LinkedIn URL https://www.linkedin.com/in/pattiedash/

About NKF Serving MD & DE is a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, and lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. We are an activist organization that takes action to ensure better outcomes for the 37 million Americans impacted by kidney disease.

Board Expertise Non Profit Management, Marketing, Fund Development, Program Development, Strategy Development