Board of Directors

Key Downtown stakeholders representing the commercial real estate, hospitality and tourism, entertainment and cultural, public utility, legal, transportation, religious and education sectors; and the federal government.

Executive Committee

Name Executive Committee Role Title Organization
Neil Albert President President and Executive Director DowntownDC Business Improvement District
Randall Boe Chairman Executive Vice President & General Counsel Monumental Sports and Entertainment
Robert H. Braunohler Second Vice Chair Regional Vice President Property Group Partners
Kingdon Gould Past Chair Vice President Gould Property Company
Peter D. Johnston First Vice Chair Senior Vice President, Regional Manager Boston Properties
Matt Klein Past Chair President Akridge
Ginger Laytham Secretary Senior Executive Officer to the President, CEO and Chairman Clyde's Restaurant Group
Michael McCarthy Past Chair Corporate Vice President Quadrangle Development Corporation
Chase Rynd Treasurer President and Executive Director National Building Museum
Yeni Wong Member President Riverdale International


Name Title Organization
Jeffrey Bank Chief Executive Officer The Alicart Restaurant Group (Carmine's)
Steve Bonacci Executive Vice President JBG Companies
Ann Chisholm District of Columbia Government Relations Officer Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority
Donna Cooper President PEPCO
Jackie S. Duke Regional Vice President of Operations Brookfield Properties
Thomas E. Finan Managing Director Trammell Crow Company
Scott Frisch Chief Operating Officer AARP
Mary Gibert Regional Commissioner United States General Services Administration
Kathy Guy Vice President, Management Services Vornado/Charles E Smith
Thor C. Headley Vice President Hines
Douglas Jemal CEO & President Douglas Development Corporation
Chris Jennings General Manager The Shakespeare Theatre Company
Steven Jumper Director of Corporate Public Policy Washington Gas Light Company
Boo Kim Director of Operations District Commons
Tom Knoll Pastor First Trinity Lutheran Church
Carol Lascaris President Emeritus National Museum of Women in the Arts
Greg Leinweber General Manager Hotel Monaco
Sharon Lockwood General Manager Renaissance Hotels
Robin McClain Vice President, Marketing and Communications Destination DC
Wallace Mlyniec Lupo-Rici Professor of Clinical Legal Justice; Director, Juvenile Justice Clinic Georgetown Law
Christopher P. Mundy Senior Vice President Oxford Properties Group
Gregory A. O'Dell President and Chief Executive Officer Events DC
Todd Payne Government Affairs Manager Microsoft
Thomas Penny General Manager Courtyard by Marriott Washington Convention Center
Lisa Ruggles Senior Vice President CoStar Group
Kim Sajet Director National Portrait Gallery
Kenneth Schwartz Partner Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer
Paul Tetreault Director Ford's Theatre


Name Title Organization
Dawud Abdur-Rahman Director, Planning & Management United States General Services Administration
Gerardo Martinez Freyssinier Communications Senior Specialist Inter-American Development Bank
Rodney Moulden Community Planner United States General Services Administration