The Board of Directors is responsible for the stewardship and management of Glen Echo Park through the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture. Accountable to both Montgomery County and the National Park Service, the Board implements the Park’s mission and vision and provides strategic leadership. It is composed of representatives appointed by Montgomery County Government, the Town of Glen Echo, the Bannockburn Civic Association, and at-large members elected by the Board itself which reflect and incorporate the views of the community at large. Board terms range from one to three years based on appointment. 


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    Executive Committee

    • Martha Morris in red shirt
      Martha Morris, President 
      Associate Professor Emeritus Museum Studies, George Washington University

    • Irena in black suit
      Irena Savakova, Vice President 
      Vice President & Director of Design, Leo A Daly

    • Dan Hanlon in black suit
      Dan Hanlon, Treasurer 
      Director of Planning & CA Services, Loring Consulting Engineers, Inc.

    • Ronda Keys
      Ronda Keys, Secretary 
      Senior Marketing Communications Manager, QIAGEN 

    • David Greenbaum
      David Greenbaum (At Large)
      Former Vice President & Senior Design Architect, SmithGroup

    • Bonnie Casper
      Bonnie Casper (Past President)
      Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.



    • Philip Bay
      Philip Bay
      Senior Consultant, Rushmore Strategic Advisors LLC

    • Dia Costello
      Dia Costello (Representative, Town of Glen Echo)
      Mayor of Glen Echo and Clinical Social Worker

    • Matthew Donizetti
      Matthew Donizetti
      Technical Program Manager & Business Development Automator, Two Six Technologies

    • Andrew Friedson
      Hon. Andrew Friedson (Ex-officio, County Council)
      Montgomery County Council

    • Swati Gupta
      Swati Gupta
      Business Development Manager, SNG Engineering Inc., and Long & Foster Realtor

    • Heather Hanson-Rivas
      Heather Hanson-Rivas
      First Vice President -- Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors

    • Ken Hartman
      Kenneth Hartman Espada (Ex-officio, Montgomery County)
      Special Assistant, Strategic Partnerships for County Executive

    • Mona Kishore
      Mona Kishore
      Vice President of Business Development, Roadpass Digital

    • Ellen Lengermann
      Ellen Lengermann
      Director, Project Management Office, Initiate Government Solutions, LLC.

    • Barbara Martin
      Barbara Martin
      Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Brand Guild

    • Theresa Nielson
      Theresa Nielson
      Managing Broker, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.,

    • Samir Paul
      Samir Paul
      Law Clerk, U.S. District Court of Maryland

    • Katrin Peck
      Katrin Peck
      Principal, Nonprofit Consulting Associates

    • Willem Polak
      Willem Polak
      Former Owner, Potomac Riverboat Company and Former Mayor, Town of Glen Echo

    • Mike Zangwill
      Mike Zangwill (Representative, Bannockburn)
      President, Mike Zang Design and President, Bannockburn Civic Association


    FY 2022-2023 Board Meeting Schedule

    All meetings take place at 7:00 pm on Wednesdays unless otherwise stated. Meetings are open to the public. Virtual agendas contain Zoom details.

    • Jul 13  |  Zoom  |  Agenda >>
    • Sep 14  |  Arcade Building  |  Agenda >>
    • Nov 9  |  Zoom  |  Agenda >>
    • Jan 11  |  Zoom  |  Agenda >>
    • Mar 8  |  Arcade Building |  Agenda >> 
    • May 10  |  Zoom
    • Jun 14  |  Arcade Building


    Approved Board Minutes

    FY2023 to Date  |  FY2022  |  FY2021  |  FY2020  |  FY2019  |  FY2018


    Copies of Recent 990 Forms

    FY2021  |  FY2020  |  FY2019


    Annual Reports

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