Leadership Councils

Our Leadership Councils serve to enrich and improve ServingTogether.  They are leaders and stakeholders in the community, committed to strengthening community-based services in a coordinated and strategic way.  They provide professional assessment and feedback on the direction of ServingTogether with respect to policy, practice, and infrastructure.  Their expertise ensures more effective care and a stronger community as a whole in the National Capital Region.




Montgomery County Leadership Council

Austin Morris – Senator Chris Van Hollen’s Office
Wayne Miller – Silver Spring Vet Center
Melissa Barber – Maryland’s Commitment to Veterans
Chrisandra Richardson – Montgomery County Public Schools
Dr. Raymond Crowel – Montgomery County Behavioral Health and Crisis Center
Lesley MacDonald – Nonprofit Montgomery
Debra Truchon – US Vets
Elsie Moore – Washington DC VA Medical Center
David Coxe – Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs
Scott Davis – Montgomery County Police
Ken Reichard – Senator Ben Cardin
Maj. Michael Clancy – Maryland National Guard
Maj. Randy Stone – Montgomery County Commission on Veterans Affairs
Michael Subin – Montgomery County Office of the County Executive
Jason Franklin – Montgomery College, Combat 2 College
Joann Sperber – Henry M Jackson Foundation
Bob Simpson – Easter Seals of Greater Washington Baltimore Region
Barbara Ramundo – Hero Dogs
Leah Lyons – Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless
Nicole Lucas – NAMI Montgomery County
Aaron Gonzales – Rebuilding Together Montgomery County
Bill Gray – Vietnam Veterans of America
Bob Pelletier – WorkSource Montgomery American Job Center


Northern Virginia Leadership Council

Mary Ellen Hutcherson – Virginia 2-1-1
Seema Jain – SkillSource
Don Northcutt- Fairfax County Veteran Treatment Docket
Sari Raskin – Community Foundation for Northern Virginia
Sonia Castelli – Loudoun Cares
Jason Pak – The Boeing Company
Mary Havers – PRS-CrisisLink
Angelo Wider – Loudoun County Community Services Board / Military Order of the Purple Heart
Carlos Melendez – Wounded Warrior Regiment, Quantico
Chuck Loomis – American Legion Post 2001
Deborah Synder – Operation Renewed Hope Foundation
Madelyn Ramos – ACTS
Margaret Graham – Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Developmental Services
Chris Duffley –  Red Cross, Services to Armed Forces
Anthony Barnes – Congresswoman Barbara Comstock’s Office
Caleb Johnson – Virginia Veteran and Family Program
Laura Dempsey – Booz Allen Hamilton
David Lapan – Military Child Education Coalition
Keisha Dotson – Fairfax County Coordinated Services Planning
Timothy MacArthur – Mason Veterans and Service Members Legal Clinic
Peggy Tadej – Northern Virginia Regional Commission
David Remick – Alexandria/Arlington Workforce Council
Alison Foster – Virginia Department of Veteran Services – Transition Assistance Program
Charles McCaffrey – Community Business Partnerships (Veteran Business Outreach Center)
Steve Jordon – Northern Virginia Technology Council 
Brendan Haley – Friendship Place
John Medeiros – Veteran Advocate
Aaron Banas – Veteran Advocate




We are currently recruiting for our Northern Virginia Leadership Council, if interested or if you want to learn more, contact Northern Virginia Program manager Christy Kenady ckenady@every-mind.org.