Neil MacDonald_1Board President Neil MacDonald, is the Vice President and Chief Plant Officer at MedStar Union Memorial and MedStar Good Samaritan Hospitals.

Neil’s current responsibilities include administrative oversight of 650 employees and the departments of pharmacy, laboratory medicine, imaging, information technology, facilities, construction services, materials management, nutrition services, housekeeping, transport, security and emergency preparedness.

Neil joined The Arc board in 2010 and previously served as secretary and vice president.


Vice President
Joseph P. Ward, Esq.
Miles & Stockbridge P.C

Danielle Ford
Alban CAT

Thomas Sand
Ernst & Young LLP

Immediate Past President
Carla N. Murphy, Esq.
Duane Morris, LLP


Seth Burdine
The Arc Baltimore / Self-Advocate

Larry Burley

Erik P. Daly

Jigisha C. Hanel
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Donald Himelfarb
Retired Executive

Gregory J. Hogan
SC&H Group

Christopher Levesque
LORO Corporation

Kimberly Longford, Esq.
Pessin Katz Law, P.A.

Elizabeth Macsherry Moag
Family Advocate

Nicole S. McCann
Johns Hopkins

William H. Oliver
Retired CPA

Jeffrey Rever
University of Mayland, Baltimore / Self-advocate

Crystal Stephens
The Arc Baltimore / Self-advocate

William Stocker
Student at Stevenson University / Self-advocate

Rodney Toulson
Baltimore City Public Schools / Parent Advocate

Jill M. Vocci, O.D.
Dankner Fiergang Eye Associates

Rob Wall

Directors Emeritus

Gordon S. Bonham, Ph.D.
Bonham Research

Robert Davison
The Ridge Ruxton School (Retired)

Matthew J. Dillon
McCormick & Co., Inc. (Retired)

Christine Ferciot
Family Advocate

Eric L. Gross
Masonic Villages at Sewickley

Jerome G. Katz
Towne & Country Furniture (Retired)

Gilbert F. Kennedy, III
Colombo Bank

James A. List, Esq.
The Law Offices of James A. List

Frances Macsherry
Hunts School (Retired)

Janet Mayer
Parent Advocate

Edmond B. Nolley, Jr
FIS, Inc.

James P. O’Conor
O’Conor, Piper & Flynn (Retired)

Sean O’Conor
O’Conor and Mooney Realtors

William H. Oliver, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Mark T. Pare’
National Government Services

Dennis F. Rasmussen
Rasmussen Group, LLC

James F. Rosner, Esq.
Chason, Rosner, Leary & Marshall, LLC

Pat Rosner
Family Advocate

Mary E. Scott
Baltimore County Public Schools

Thomas Sessomes

Stephen J. Sfekas, Esq.
Associate Judge, Baltimore City Circuit Court

Donna Sills, Esq.
Greenberg Gibbons Commercial

Eugene P. Smith, Esq.
Weinberg & Green, Esq. (Retired)

Richard Spooner
Bendix Corp. (Retired)

Earnest Woodard
University of Maryland / Self-advocate

Matthew G. Yancisin
University of Maryland Health Partners

Michael J. Young
SC&H Group