Upcoming Events

Nov 20

Steve Goldberg | Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines' Senior VP of Operations & Hospitality will share with the Partnership how hospitality is what will take the SWA legacy to new heights in the pursuit of being the most LUV d airline in the world.

Dec 3

YPG Networking Happy Hour

Open to Members & Non-Members: Join us for a fun evening of networking at a great environment!

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Dec 11

Tim Ritvo, The Stronach Group

Join the COO of The Stronach Group for a discussion about the future of the Preakness

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Dec 12

Business & Cyber Collaborative: Financial Security

This MEMBERS-ONLY collaborative between the Partnership and the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Inc (CAMI) brings together business reps and cyber experts to better identify specific cyber risks and recognize their solutions.

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Leadership And Staff

The Board of Directors is elected annually and represents a cross-section of the membership.

Chairman

Sam Minnitte
WSP

Vice Chairman

Mark Wasserman
University of Maryland Medical System

Secretary

Karen Cook
Anne Arundel Community College

Treasurer

Stephen Palmer
PNC Bank, N.A.

Immediate Past Chairman

Stephen Carroll
Miles & Stockbridge

Executive Director

Gina Stewart
BWI Business Partnership

Director of Administration

Cynthia Dawson
BWI Business Partnership

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Cate Paris
BWI Business Partnership

Director of Community Development

Margarita (Peach) Dolar
BWI Business Partnership

Charter Director

Jose Boluda
Northrop Grumman

Charter Director

Ricky Smith
Maryland Aviation Administration

Charter Director

Mitch Weber
Heffner & Weber

General Director

Vince Bagli
Merritt Properties, LLC

General Director

Andrew Bing
Kramer & Associates

General Director

Gene Condon
Arundel Mills Mall, Simon

General Director

Fred Delavan
Delavan Powers, LLC

General Director

John Hermann
Corporate Office Properties Trust

General Director

Thomas Howell
Tech USA

General Director

Rob Norton
Live! Casino & Hotel

General Director

Karen Olscamp
Baltimore Washington Medical Center (BWMC)

General Director

Amy Polefrone
HR Strategy Group

General Director

Kevin Quinn
Maryland Transit Administration

General Director

David Richardson
Southwest Airlines

General Director

Gail Sanders
Tower Federal Credit Union

General Director

Sam Sidh
Howard County Government

General Director

Greg Slater
State Highway Administration

General Director

Beverley Swaim-Staley
Union Station Redevelopment Corp.

General Director

Larry Twele
Howard County Economic Development Authority

General Director

Jerry Walker
Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation

General Director

Brian Walter
M&T Bank Corporation

General Director

Lou Zagarino
Whitehall Management, LLC

Ex Officio

Pam Beidle
Maryland Senator

Ex Officio

Judith Emmel
National Security Agency

Ex Officio

Chad Jones
Fort Meade Installation Headquarters