Leaders of our city’s business community

Our twelve-member Board of Directors is appointed by the mayor, and with the exception of three ex-officio members, confirmed by the Council of the District of Columbia.  The Board members represent specific business segments of the community. The Board meets in Public Session at 10 a.m. on the second Thursday of each month at the Convention Center; for date or time changes for individual meetings, please see our Notice of Public Meetings.
 
Max Brown
CEO, Group 360, LLC

Chairman, Board of Directors
Co-Chairman, Development and Strategic Initiatives Committee
Member, Operations Committee
Member, Sports and Entertainment Committee
Member, Finance Committee

Jay Haddock Ortiz
President
Capital Hotels


Chairman, Operations Committee
Member, Finance Committee

 
Denise Rolark Barnes
Publisher
The Washington Informer

 
Secretary, Board of Directors
Member, Development and Strategic Initiatives Committee
 


Linda Greenan
Vice President, Client Relations Officer
Cardinal Bank


Treasurer, Board of Directors
Co-Chairman, Sports and Entertainment Committee
Member, Finance Committee

John Boardman
Executive Vice President
UNITE HERE Local 25


Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
Co-Chairman, Development and Strategic Initiatives Committee
Member, Operations Committee

Alan Bubes

Co-Chairman, Sports and Entertainment Committee
Member, Development and Strategic Initiatives Committee

Jeffrey S. DeWitt*

Chief Financial Officer
Government of the District of Columbia


Chairman, Finance Committee
Member, Sports and Entertainment Committee

Cherrie Doggett
President
Doggett Enterprises, Inc.


Member, Development and Strategic Initiatives Committee
Member, Finance Committee

William N. Hall
Partner
Venable LLP


Member, Finance Committee
Member, Sports and Entertainment Committee

Solomon Keene*
President
Hotel Association of Washington, DC


Member, Operations Committee

Brian Kenner*
Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development
Government of the District of Columbia

 


Mimsy Lindner

Member, Operations Committee
Member, Sports and Entertainment Committee

* Denotes ex-officio members