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Board of Visitors & Governors


Leading the way.

Since George Washington first served on the  Board, Washington College has asked its governing body to provide the vision, the philanthropic support and the leadership needed to strengthen the College’s position among the nation’s best small liberal arts colleges.

Executive Officers


Edward P. Nordberg ’82
Co-Founder and CEO, Wakefield Capital Management, Inc.
Chevy Chase, MD

Vice Chairman

H. Lawrence Culp, Jr. ’85
Senior Advisor, Danaher Corporation
McLean, VA


Nina Rodale Houghton P’82, GP’11 
Chairman, Wye Institute
Queenstown, MD


Geoffrey M. Rogers, Sr. ’80, P’06
Managing Director, Glenmede Trust Company
Wilmington, DE

Board Members

Patrick William Allender P’11
Executive Vice President, Danaher Corporation (Retired)
Henderson, NV

Lynn L. Bergeson P’14
Owner, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
Chevy Chase, MD

Norris W. Commodore, Jr. ’73 
Director, Contracts & Negotiations Group,
IBM Credit Corporation
Ridgefield, CT

Jayne T. Conroy P’12, P’15
Partner, Simmons Hanly Conroy, LLP 
New York, NY

Richard L. Creighton ’73
Principal, TMG Custom Media
Chevy Chase, MD

Thomas C. Crouse, Jr. ’59
Chairman and CEO, CIG International (Retired)
Walpole, NH

Peter D. Davenport
Vice President for Marketing, Arthur H. Thomas Company
West Chester, PA

Regis de Ramel ’97
President and CEO, Advanced Aircraft
Avondale, PA

John G. Eckenrode P’08
President, Lee & Mason of Maryland
Lutherville, MD

Daniel P. Forrester
Founder and Managing Partner of THRUUE Inc.
Madison, NJ

Thomas H. Gale
Owner and proprietor of Eversley Farm
Centreville, MD

Stephen T. Golding ’72 P’05
Vice President for Finance and Administration,
University of Ohio
Athens, OH

Richard B. Grieves ’83
Managing Partner, Outdoor Income Partners LLC
Easton, MD

Jack S. (Jay) Griswold P’94, H’07
Interim President, Washington College
Cockeysville, MD

William J. Harvey P’10
President, DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers Division
Greenville, DE

Michael (Mike) Holtzman
Principal, Brown Lloyd James
Stony Brook, NY

Ann Horner ’80
Retired Director, Bourne Leisure
Charlottesville, VA

Marcia Ann Invernizzi ’72
Professor, University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Margaret Goldstein Janney ’76
Amerivest Realty
Naples FL

Kirk B. Johnson
Executive Vice President, Litholink Corporation
Lake Forrest, IL

Beth Kahn Leaman ’73
Vice President, Automatic Data Processing (Retired)
Columbia, MD

Thomas H. Maddux P’78
Chairman and CEO, American Stone Mix (Retired)
Baltimore, MD

Bert W. Rein
Partner, Wiley Rein, LLP
Washington, DC

Dr. Henry F. Sears
Owner, Chino Farms
Chestertown, MD

Ralph Snyderman, ’61 H’04
Chancellor Emeritus
Duke University and former Chancellor for Health Affairs,
President and CEO of the Duke University Health System, 
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine, Duke University
Durham, NC

Daryl L. Swanstrom ’69
President, CEO, and Owner, Spyraflo, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

John H. Timken ’03
MBA Candidate
Baltimore, MD

Donald C. Tomasso P’98
President, Northstar Healthcare
Potomac, MD

Deborah Moxley Turner, ’77
President, DMT Investments
Bel Air, MD

Peter Van Dyke
Managing Director of T. Rowe Price Associates (Retired)
Baltimore, MD

Matthew T. Weir ’90
Private Investor
Washington, DC

John R. Whitmore
Senior Advisor, Bessemer Trust Company
Sherwood, MD, and New York, NY

Albert J.A. (Jay) Young ’81
Attorney and Partner, Brown, Brown & Young
Monkton, MD

Governor 2016
Governor 2017
Board 2018

Emeritus Members

Jeannie P. Baliles ’62
Civic Leader
Richmond, VA

Margaret R. Bennett
Civic Leader
Washington, DC

Betty Brown Casey ’47 H’86
Owner, Casey Management, Inc.
Potomac, MD

Barbara T. Cromwell ’55
Civic Leader
Arnold, MD

Libby Anderson Cater Halaby H’90
Civic Leader, former First Lady of Washington College
Washington, DC

Christian Havemeyer
Historic Preservationist
Chestertown, MD

Charles Lewis Lea, Jr.
Managing Director, Dillon, Read & Company, Inc. (Retired)
Easton, MD

Craig Lewis P’79 GP’05
Retired President, Investment Counselors of Maryland, Inc.
Baltimore, MD

Thomas J. Maher P’83 P’85
CEO, Wachovia/Maher Partners
Swarthmore, PA

John A. Moag, Jr. ’77
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Moag and Company
Baltimore, MD

Zung Nguyen ’77
Senior Client Banker, J.P. Morgan Private Bank
Morristown, NJ

W. James Price IV, H’90, P’80
Managing Director, Alex. Brown (Retired)
Baltimore, MD

William R. Russell, Jr. ’53 P’80
President, The Russell Organization
Chestertown, MD

B. Francis Saul II H’08
Chairman and President, B.F. Saul Company
Chevy Chase, MD

L. Clifford Schroeder P’91, P’94, H’01
President, Chronos, LTD
Richmond, VA

Mark A. Schulman ’67
Monmouth, NJ

Linda J. Spire
Vice President, The Seraph Foundation
Willow Street, PA

W. Jackson Stenger ’49
Assistant to the President (Retired),
University of Maryland System
Still Pond, MD

George S. Wills
President & CEO, Wills & Associates, Inc.
Ruxton, MD