Board of Directors
Maryland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
The Maryland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors includes more than 50 of the state’s top business executives, owners, leaders and changemakers, representing small and large companies from a variety of industries all across Maryland. These experts in business, community building and advocacy are committed to our mission of advancing inclusive partnerships for a Maryland where all businesses and their communities thrive. Their leadership helps us positively shape Maryland’s business environment and make Maryland an even better place to live, work and grow a business.
Vice President of Government & Community Affairs, Comcast NBC Universal
Vice President of Mid-Atlantic Operations, EXP
Chief Operating Officer, Andrews Federal Credit Union
IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Vice President of Mid-Atlantic Marketing, Sales & Business Development, Kaiser Permanente
Fiona Ong, Esq.
Partner, Shawe Rosenthal, LLP
Mary D. Kane
President & CEO, Maryland Chamber of Commerce
Director of State Government Affairs, Johns Hopkins University & Medicine
Chief Nerd, Cheaper Than A Geek
Vice President of Legislative & Regulatory Affairs, T. Rowe Price
Vice President of Tax & Government Affairs, McCormick & Company, Inc.
CEO, UnitedHealthcare, Mid-Atlantic Region
Board of Directors
Government Affairs Manager, Giant Food, LLC
Government Affairs & Community Relations Director, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative
Director of State and Local Government Affairs, Marriott International, Inc
James E. Edwards, Jr.
Office Managing Shareholder, Baker Donelson
Founder, Edwards Performance Solutions
Executive Vice President & General Manager, Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland
Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Emergent BioSolutions, Inc.
Chief Compliance Office, VP, Environmental Sustainability and Government Relations, Perdue Farms Inc.
President and Chief Operating Officer, KCI Technologies Inc.
President & CEO, Mahogany, Inc.
Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs, Tenable
Vice President, State, Local & PAC Affairs, Lockheed Martin
Chief Executive Officer, Kelly Benefit Strategies
Vice President/General Manager, Capital District, Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.
Senior Vice President Community Banking, WesBanco
President Global Government Affairs, United Parcel Service
Creative Director, Snap Happy Photo Booth
Chief Government Relations and Policy Officer, TEDCO
Vice President, Governmental and External Affairs, Pepco Holdings
President, Maryland Bankers Association
Senior Manager, State and Local Public Policy, Amazon
Office Managing Partner, McGuireWoods LLP
Vice President, Commercial Markets, CareFirst BCBS
Efraín Pérez Agosto
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, MGM National Harbor
President, Prescott HR
Vice President, Commercial Banking Relationship Manager, PNC
Vice President/Relationship Manager, Sandy Spring Bank
President & CEO, Employ Prince George's, Inc
Vice President, C&I Power Regional Sales, Constellation
General Manager & Commercial Leasing Representative, Brookfield Properties Retail
Executive Vice President, Business Banking Market Manager- Baltimore Chesapeake Market, M&T Bank
Board Member, Barcoding Inc.
Vice President, Deputy Operations Manager, Cyber and SIGINT Solutions,
Assistant Vice-President - Rates & Regulatory Affairs, Washington Gas
Dr. Roger Ward
Provost, Executive Vice President & Dean, Graduate School, University of Maryland Baltimore
Vice President, Governmental & External Affairs, BGE
Vice President, Government Affairs for the District of Columbia, MedStar Health
Ex-Officio Board Member
President & CEO, Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce