Executive Committee and Officers

Rene B. LaVigne
President & Chief Executive Officer, Iron Bow Technologies

Chairman Elect
Jason Silva
Chief Technology Officer, ByteGrid

Steven L. Meltzer
Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Mike Buher
Director, Assurance and Advisory Services, ClearView Group

Chair MD Tech
Todd Marks
President and CEO, Mindgrub Technologies

Chair MD Bio
Brad L. Stewart
Chief Executive Officer, Immunology Partners

Donna L. Bareis, Ph.D.
Chief Operating Officer
Social & Scientific Systems, Inc.

Jarrod Borkat
Head, External Collaborations, Biotech Hubs and Government Contracting

Ray Briscuso
Managing Partner
Life Science Conference Group

Pete Buzy
President, CEO
Paragon Bioservices, Inc.

Daniel Cohen-Dumani
WithumSmith+Brown, PC

Brian Darmody
Associate Vice President for Research and Economic Development
University of Maryland

Larry Duncan
Vice President
Lockheed Martin

R. Michael Gill
Secretary of Commerce
Maryland Department of Commerce

Brian Green
Vice President
Booz Allen Hamilton

Dori Henderson
Senior Director

Frank Howard, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer
Howard Consulting Group, Inc.

Kevin Lancaster
CEO/Managing Partner

Tim Lorello
President and CEO
SecuLore Solutions

Greg Stone
Whiteford, Taylor & Preston

Michael Tanenhaus
Founder and CEO

John Trizzino
Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations

Board Members

John Bardi
Vice President, Government Affairs & Corporate Communications

Henry Bernstein
Senior Vice President
Scheer Partners, Inc.

Kathleen Booth
Vice President of Maketing

Greg Boucher
Managing Director
The Braff Group

Rodolpho (Willie) Bosenberg
Audit Engagement Partner

Pete Briskman
Managing Director, Tenant Representation

Angela Chaney
Director, Tax Services
Aronson LLC

Brian Cooley
Chief Marketing Officer

Bruno de Faria
Vice President
M&T Bank

Stewart Edelstein, PhD
Executive Director
Universities at Shady Grove

Trish Farrell
MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services

Lyle Fowlkes
Alexander & Cleaver

Jim Gibbons
Partner/PIM Portfolio Managerr
Alpha Pointe Capital

Craig Gill
Director, US Government Relations
Pfizer Inc.

Swadesh Guchhait
Alliance InfoSystems

Brian Haigh
Region Director

William Hearl, Ph.D
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Immunomic Therapeutics

Stephen Hoffman, M.D.
Chief Executive and Scientific Officer
Sanaria, Inc.

W. James Jackson, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer
Emergent Biosolutions, Inc.

Greg Kelly, PhD
Senior Vice President, Bioscience

Mary Kraft
Senior Director
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Owen Meeks
Practice Director, Mobility
Vision Technologies

Tim Meyers
Managing Director
Baker Tilly

Scott Nemeroff
Senior Business Developer
Grant Thornton

Don Nippard
Senior Manager
Skyline Technology Solutions

Jerry L. Parrott
President and CEO
BioMarker Strategies

Sanjay Rai, PhD
Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Montgomery College

Howard S. Rothman
Senior Partner
The Washingtonian Group - UBS Financial Services Inc.

Stephen B. Thau
Morrison Foerster

Nina Urban
Associate Director of FastForward
Johns Hopkins University

Doug White
Glass Jacobson

Chun Yeh, CPA
Assurance Partner

Advisors to the Board

Phil Fuster
Adam Welsh

Past Chairs

Douglas A Doerfler
Larry Letow
Edward M. Rudnic, Ph.D.
John Nyland
Capers W. McDonald
J. D. Murphy
Bruce Hamilton
Clifford Kendall
Harvey D. Kushner