Host Committee

Meet the civic leaders from across the city who have stepped up to help shape Baltimore Homecoming Amplify 2022.

Leonor Blum

Founder & Executive Director, !Adelante Latina!

James Piper Bond

President & CEO, Living Classrooms Foundation

Van Brooks

Executive Director, Safe Alternative for Education Foundation

John Brothers

President, T. Rowe Price Foundation

John Cammack

Managing Partner, Cammack Associates, LLC

Jed Dietz

Founder, Maryland Film Festival

Amy Elias


Matt Gallagher

CEO, Goldseker Foundation

Eliza Graham

Chief Impact Officer, SHIFT

Joseph Seth Hamed

Private Investor

Marlo Hargrove

Co-Founder, Freedom Advocates Celebrating Ex-Offenders (FACE)

Fagan Harris

CEO, Baltimore Corps

Tim Hodge

Managing Partner, Nelson Mullins

Samuel Hoi

President, MICA

Talib Horne

Director of Baltimore Civic Site, Annie E. Casey Foundation

Brett Ingerman

Managing Partner, DLA Piper

Bruce E. Jarrell

President, University of Maryland, Baltimore

Joe Jones

CEO, Center for Urban Families

Julie Kernan

President & CEO

Jon M. Laria

Managing Partner, Ballard Spahr

Chris Lenox

Managing Director, Johns Hopkins Office of Investments

Arion Long

Founder & CEO, Femly

Samantha Manekin

Executive Vice President, The Orokawa Foundation

Jamie McDonald

CEO, Generosity Inc.

Neil Meltzer

President and CEO, LifeBridge Health

Patricia Mitchell

President, The Center Club

Robyn Murphy

Partner, JRM Consulting

Kevin Pearson

Vice Chairman, M&T Bank

Deborah Phelps

Executive Director, The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, Inc.

Rhonda Pringle

Market President & Publisher, Baltimore Business Journal

Shantell Roberts

Executive Director, Touching Young Lives, Inc.

Ana Rodney

Executive Director, MOMCares

Bishop Willard Saunders, Jr.

Senior Pastor & CEO, Created for So Much More Worship Center

Dara Schnee

Vice President of Philanthropy, Baltimore Community Foundation

Donna Drew Sawyer

CEO, Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts

Secretary Kelly M. Schulz

Secretary, Maryland Department of Commerce

Mary Ann Scully

Chief Executive Officer, Howard Bank

LaToya C. Staten

Strategic Projects Specialist, Fearless

Shelonda Stokes

President, Downtown Partnership of Baltimore

Craig A. Thompson

Partner, Venable LLP

Deborah Tillett

President & Executive Director, ETC

Alexander Triantis

Dean, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

Nichole Baccala Ward

Co-President, TBC

Alicia Wilson

VP for Economic Development, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health Systems

David Wilson

President, Public Urban Research, Morgan State Univeristy

Christy Wyskiel

Senior Advisor to the President & Head of Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures, Hopkins University

Stephanie Ybarra

Artistic Director, Baltimore Center Stage