Board of Associates
The Board of Associates is a diverse group of alumnae and alumni, parents, friends and business leaders from throughout the region who are ambassadors of the College. They are committed to sharing their time, resources, talent and experience to benefit Hood and its students.
Staff Liaison to Board of Associates
Emily Wise VanderWoude, Director of Leadership Giving
Retired Medical Social Worker
Fiscal and Policy Analyst, Office of Management and Budget, Montgomery County Government
Vice President, Digital Technology, Amtrak
President, Battelle National Biodefense Institute
Retired Teacher, Frederick County Public Schools
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, NAACP
President and CEO, Phoenix Mecano Inc.
Administrator and President, Edenton Retirement Community
Technical SME, TISTA Science and Technology Corporation
Pleasant Prairie, Wis.
Fort Washington, Md.
Vice President, Fidelity Investments
Executive Director, Asian American Center of Frederick
Chief Operations Officer, HealthWorks for Northern Virginia
Owner and CEO, Nelson Coleman Jewelers
Vice President and Manager, Client & Community Relations, Greater Washington Region, PNC Bank
General Counsel, Natelli Communities
Hospitality, Culinary and Tourism Institute Manager, Frederick Community College
New Market, Md.
Ocean View, De.
Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
Helicopter Pilot, STAT MedEvac
Senior Vice President, Lending and Retail Delivery, UVA Community Credit Union
Mount Airy, Md.
Corporate Vice President, New York Life Insurance Company
Vice President of Marketing and Communications, Frederick County Chamber of Commerce
Employee & Labor Relations Specialist, U.S. Department of the Interior
Director of Customer Success, Yakabod
Executive Director of Public Affairs, Frederick County Public Schools
Director of Student Affairs, Montgomery College
Owner, Randall CAP
Braddock Heights, Md.
Morning Show Host/Broadcaster, West Virginia Radio Corporation, Today’s 97.5 and 95.9 WICL
Senior Business Development Representative - Montgomery County, Maryland Department of Commerce
Executive Director, Student Homelessness Initiative Partnership of Frederick County
Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State
Silver Spring, Md.
Director of Business Development, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Adjunct Professor of Psychology, Hood College
Senior Vice President, Head of Conduct Management Governance, Wells Fargo
Chief Innovation Officer, Frederick National Lab / Leidos Biomedical Research
Chairman and CEO, DMS, Inc.
Attorney, Miles and Stockbridge, P.C.
CEO, Maryland Tech Council
New Market, Md.
Vice President and CFO, Shockley Honda
Owner, RR Smith Strategic Solutions
Executive Director of Manufacturing Sciences, AstraZeneca
Senior Program Director, Optimum Technologies
Retired Principal, Frederick County Public Schools
Senior Director of Marketing, T-Mobile
Residency Program Director, Department of OB-GYN, York Hospital
President, York County Medical Society
Chief Advancement Officer, The Westtown School
Kennett Square, Pa.
Owner, Autohaus Lancaster / Autohaus Lebanon
Senior Assistant Director of Housing and Human Services, City of Frederick
Executive Director of Alumni Engagement, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
Chief of Operations, Henry N. Jackson Foundation
Boca Raton, Fla.
- Larry O. Arthur, Ph.D., P'87
- Susan A. Audino '85, B.A.'99
- Daryl A. Boffman
- Deborah A. Bonanni '78, H'16
- Claudette L. Boudreaux '89
- Natalie Colbert Bowers '52
- Manuel A. Casiano, M.D., MBA'03, H'08
- David P. Chapin P'91
- Mark D. Chilton P'11, P'17
- James H. Clapp, J.D.
- Nancy Hammaker Crum '82
- John W. Derr
- Joyce A. Draper
- Elizabeth Collmus Fisher
- Mark E. Friis M.A.'82
- Susan Murawski Ganley '79
- W. D. Glisson
- Virginia Turnbull Hecklinger '56, P'81, G'08
- D. Hunt Hendrickson
- Myra L. Holsinger '70
- C. Kurt Holter '76
- Robert G. Hooper
- Kevin C. Jackson
- Jean M. Joyce
- Susan Bond Kearney '85
- Allan J. Kleban
- Karlys L. Kline
- Margaret Mitchell Kline '55, G'08
- Eleanor Chisholm Landauer '86
- Donald C. Linton
- George H. Littrell III '89
- E. Kevin Lollar '97
- Catherine E. Mock
- Bernice E. Morris '04, MBA'08
- Sally Schaeffer Morse '63
- Cynthia Newby '67
- Robert S. Nickey
- Janet Spaulding Nunn '61, P'06
- Edward C. Prensky MBA'12
- J. Ray Ramsburg III '83, P'14
- Yvonne G. Reinsch
- Dorianna Colon Rice '88
- Earl H. Robbins Jr.
- Douglas W. Selby
- Jewel K. Smith '96
- Ruth Ravitz Smith '83
- Michael A. Stauffer '00, P'11, P'12