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Board of Directors

Executive Committee
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James A. SearsJames A. Sears
Chairman of the Board
Potomac Edison - A FirstEnergy Company
Gary L. HayesGary L. Hayes
Chairman Elect


Gary L. HayesFranklin P. Morrisey
Immediate Past Chair






William F. FrittsKelly T. Smith
Smith Elliott Kearns & Company, LLC
John M. BerryJason L. Rappaport
Innovative, Inc.
Jason L. RappaportSila Alegret-Bartel
International Corporate Training & Marketing, LLC
Jason L. RappaportCorey C. Linthicum
BG Products & Services
Board of Directors  
Sila Alegret-BartelWilliam T. Barnes
Hagerstown Honda / Hagerstown Kia
William T. BarnesAndrew S. Bruns
HM (Herald-Mail) Media

DanielThomas T. Chan
Meritus Health

Francine M. DonachieFrancine M. Donachie
Ramada Plaza Hotel
Jill M. FrickLouis J. Giustini
The Columbia Bank
Louis J. GiustiniBrian A. Lynch
Antietam Cable Television
James F. KerchevalGregory L. Mills
High Rock
Kathleen A. LewisBrian K. Selders
M&T Bank
Corey C. LinthicumJohn T. Williams
Jamison Door Company
Edward H. LoughKatrina Wyand-Yurish
Courtyard by Marriott
 Ex-Officio Board Members  
Brian A. LynchJill M. Frick
City of Hagerstown
Scott W. PalmerJames F. Kercheval
Greater Hagerstown Committee, Inc.
Dr. Tara L. SargentKathleen A. Lewis
Washington County Department of Business Development
Brian K. SeldersDr. Tara L. Sargent
Leadership Washington County
Theresa M. ShankDaniel P. Spedden
Hagerstown-Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau
DanielDr. Clayton M. Wilcox
Washington County Public Schools
 At-Large Board Members  
DanielTheresa M. Shank
Hagerstown Community College
DanielBrent A. Feight
Bushey Feight Morin Architects, Inc.
DanielJohn A. Latimer IV
Keller-Stonebraker Insurance, Inc.
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