Board of Directors & Community Advisors

2022 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chair
Partner, Hogan & Hartson, LLP (ret.); 2011 AFC Gala Chair

Donna Alpi

Chair
Partner, Hogan & Hartson, LLP (ret.); 2011 AFC Gala Chair
Vice Chair; Chair, Audit Committee
Health Care Administrator; AFC Clinic Volunteer

Ana Alvarez

Vice Chair; Chair, Audit Committee
Health Care Administrator; AFC Clinic Volunteer
Treasurer; Chair, Finance Committee
Chief Financial Officer, Promontory Interfinancial Network, LLC

John Couric

Treasurer; Chair, Finance Committee
Chief Financial Officer, Promontory Interfinancial Network, LLC
Secretary
Senior Manager, Public Policy, Amazon

Michael Ward

Secretary
Senior Manager, Public Policy, Amazon
Chair, Governance Committee
Chief Talent Officer, Hilton

Laura Fuentes

Chair, Governance Committee
Chief Talent Officer, Hilton
Co-Chair, Development Committee
Clinic Volunteer; 2017 & 2018 Gala Chair

Katy Banks

Co-Chair, Development Committee
Clinic Volunteer; 2017 & 2018 Gala Chair
Co-Chair, Development Committee
Consultant, HealthiVibe, LLC; 2018 AFC Gala Chair

Tracy Donley

Co-Chair, Development Committee
Consultant, HealthiVibe, LLC; 2018 AFC Gala Chair

Board

President, PLBsearch

Pepper Binner

President, PLBsearch
Director, Corporate Communications, Virginia Hospital Center

Maryanne Boster

Director, Corporate Communications, Virginia Hospital Center
Senior Managing Director, Berkadia

Brian Crivella

Senior Managing Director, Berkadia
Physician, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Neelima Denduluri, MD

Physician, Virginia Cancer Specialists
Partner, PMA Health; Director, Lung Cancer Center & Pulmonary Special Procedures Unit, VHC

David Duhamel, MD

Partner, PMA Health; Director, Lung Cancer Center & Pulmonary Special Procedures Unit, VHC
Vice President, Associate Legal Counsel, AvalonBay Communities

Melissa Dulski

Vice President, Associate Legal Counsel, AvalonBay Communities
Healthcare Attorney

Carly Kelly, JD

Healthcare Attorney
Physician, Kaiser Permanente

Marla S. Kelly, MD

Physician, Kaiser Permanente
Partner at Epstein, Becker & Green, P.C.

Joseph Lynch, JD

Partner at Epstein, Becker & Green, P.C.
Communications planning and research

Jennifer Sosin

Communications planning and research
Office Managing Director, Washington DC, Andersen Tax

Keegan Stroup, CPA

Office Managing Director, Washington DC, Andersen Tax
Former Chair, Arlington County School Board; Community Leader & Advocate

Tannia Talento

Former Chair, Arlington County School Board; Community Leader & Advocate
Partner, Network Realty Partners

Greg Trimmer

Partner, Network Realty Partners

Medical Director

Internist, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Joan Bowes Ritter, MD

Internist, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Community Council

Joseph A. Backer, MD

Founder, Arlington Free Clinic; AFC Board 1993-99 & 2001-03; Radiologist & Physician Volunteer; Northern Virginia Radiology Consultants (retired)

John F. Benton

Deputy Undersecretary for Finance & Administration, Smithsonian; AFC Board 2007-08 & 2009-10

David W. Briggs

Attorney, Holland & Knight LLP (retired); AFC Board 2003-05

Lawrence Cheng

Lawrence Cheng Photography, LLC

James B. Cole

President & CEO, Virginia Hospital Center; AFC Board 1995-97

Kieran Daly

Principal, Winking Fish

Stephen Fedorchak

Restaurateur; Liberty Tavern, Northside Social, Lyon Hall

Loren Friedman, MD

Palliative Care Specialist, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Kit Gordon

AFC Board 2006-11 & 2012-18; Development Committee & Clinic Volunteer; 2004 AFC Gala Chair

Ronald J. Gordon

Executive Chairman, Hibernian FC; 2005 AFC Special Gifts Chair

Raymond Hoare, MD

Cardiologist (retired) & Physician Volunteer; AFC Board 2002-04

Rev. Andrew T.P. Merrow

Rector, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church

John Murphy

President, Washington Workplace; AFC Board 1997-99 & 2004-10

Christopher J. Nassetta

President & CEO, Hilton

Timothy J. Naughton

President & CEO, AvalonBay Communities

Mary Ann Nirschl

AFC Board 1996-2008; AFC Board Chair 2000-2001

Patricia Rodriguez, MD

Oncologist, Virginia Cancer Specialists

Matthew D. Shank, PhD

President Emeritus , Marymount University

Allison Shay

20th Anniversary Gala Chair

Matthew Shay

President & CEO, National Retail Federation; 20th Anniversary Gala Chair

Thomas Shooltz

President, TCS Realty Associates; AFC Board 1998-99; Gala Chair 2000, 2001

Mark Silverwood

Silverwood Investments, LLC; AFC Board 2004-09

Andres Tobar

Executive Director, Shirlington Employment & Education Center

Kristian & Chuck Todd

Moderator, Meet the Press; Community Volunteers

David N. Townshend

Senior Vice President, Global Sales; Marriot International (retired); 20th Anniversary Gala Chair; 2009-11

Kathy Townshend

20th Anniversary Gala Chair

Reuben Varghese, MD, MPH

Health Director, Arlington County Public Health Division