Board

 

President

Joseph P. Ward, Esq.

As a Principal with Miles & Stockbridge PC, Joe represents businesses, owners, and investors in a variety of corporate and securities matters. He has a broad corporate practice that includes mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, leveraged buy-outs, and joint ventures to name just a few examples. Joe also provides general corporate advice to both private and public companies regarding corporate governance, securities compliance, Maryland corporate law, and other general business matters.

Joe joined the board in 2008 and has served on the Quality Assurance Committee and Governance Committee and as Secretary and Vice-President. With family supported by programs of The Arc Baltimore, and his in-laws as Directors Emeriti, Joe’s personal experience gives him added insight to the value and importance of the organization. Joe lives in Phoenix with his wife, Laura (a USA Today bestselling author), and their three children.

Officers

Vice President
Thomas Sand
Ernst & Young LLP

Treasurer
Erik P. Daly
PNC

Secretary
Jill M. Vocci, O.D.

Pediatric Eye Care of Maryland

Immediate Past President
Neil A. MacDonald
Medstar Health

Directors

Seth Burdine
The Arc Baltimore / Self-Advocate

Larry Burley, Jr.
BGE

Jigisha C. Hanel
Doctors Community Hospital

Donald Himelfarb
Retired Executive

Gregory J. Hogan
SC&H Group

Christopher Levesque
LORO Corporation

Elizabeth Macsherry Moag
Family Advocate

Nicole S. McCann
Johns Hopkins

Carla Murphy
Duane Morris

William H. Oliver
Retired CPA

Crystal Stephens
The Arc Baltimore / Self-advocate

William Stocker
Student at Stevenson University / Self-advocate

Rodney Toulson
Restorative Consulting Services / Parent Advocate

Tracy Voelker
Self-advocate

Rob Wall
Perceptix

 

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

Jeffrey Rever
University of Mayland, Baltimore / Self-advocate

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

Pat Rosner
Family Advocate

Mary E. Scott
Baltimore County Public Schools

Thomas Sessomes
Self-Advocate

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