FY24 Board of Directors

Executive Committee:

President: Trish Hudson, Hudson Coastal Raw Bar & Grille 
President-Elect: Jayquin Bella, The DoubleTree by Hilton Columbia  
Treasurer/Secretary: Jim Starke, BEST WESTERN PLUS BWI Airport  
Nomination Chair: Martha Clark, Clark's Elioak Farm 
Immediate Past President: Yolande Lacan, Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbia
Barbara Nicklas, The Mall in Columbia 
Chuck Chandler, Residence Inn Columbia 
Debbie Slack Katz 

Board Members:

Grace Anastasiadis, Howard Community College
Margaret Barry, Independent Consultant  
Mae Beale, Community Liaison  
Nina Basu, Inner Arbor Trust 
Steve Carne, Terrapin Adventures
Cheryl Clemens Everidge, Toby's Dinner Theatre  
Vince Culotta, Cured | 18th & 21st  
Phillip Dodge, Downtown Columbia Partnership
Julie Eurice, Savage Mill
Ian Kennedy, Downtown Columbia Arts and Culture Commission  
Nicole Motsay, Turf Valley Resort  
Marcus Nicks, Independent Consultant
Soo Park- Owner JastinTech Inc. / Council Member Korean Society of Maryland  
Rod Vese, Elite Events, LLC dba Pinot's Palette - Ellicott City  

Ex-Officio Members (non-voting):

Dan Burns, Columbia Association
Katie Fry Hester, Maryland Senator 
Terry Hasseltine, Maryland Sports
Kathy Johnson, Howard County Economic Development Authority
Mike Milani, Howard County Dept. Recreation & Parks
Chris Pineda, Ellicott City Partnership 


Executive Director: 

Amanda Hof

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