Board of Directors
The Southwest Partnership is led by a Board of Directors made up of one representative from each member organization (neighborhood associations and anchor institutions) and the elected Chair of each Program Committee.
The current Board is:
President: Khandra Sears, Union Square Association, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President: Dan Morrison, Hollins Roundhouse Neighborhood Association, email@example.com
Treasurer: George Kleb, Bon Secours, firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary: Scott Kashnow, Historic Preservation, email@example.com
Bill Marker, Barre Circle Community Association
Beverly Jacobs, Franklin Square Community Association
Nancy McCormick, Mount Clare Community Association
Kelleigh Eastman, Citizens of Pigtown
Dotie Page, Poppleton NOW!
Ashley Valis, University of Maryland Baltimore
Jane Shaab, University of Maryland BioPark
Leonard Taylor, University of Maryland Medical Center
Gregg Herlong, Wexford Science and Technology
Brent Fuller, Commercial Development
Lou Packett, Education and Workforce Development
Jamie Pitts, Housing
JR Lee, Public Safety
Dan Rodenburg, Vibrant and Walkable Streets
The Board of Directors meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:15 PM at the UMB Community Engagement Center (1 N. Poppleton St)
Past meeting minutes and organizational documents are available here.
The Southwest Partnership has three Standing Committees which support the operations of the organization. These Committees are open to the public, and if you’d like more information about them please contact us.
Finance Committee: George Kleb, Chair
Fund Development Committee: Leonard Taylor, Chair
Governance Committee: Dan Morrison, Chair
The Southwest Partnership is funded through commitments from the anchor institutions, operational support from the Goldseker Foundation, and contributions from individuals and foundations. The Southwest Partnership is a non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. For more information about ways to contribute to the SWP please visit our donation page.