Our Board

Board members have significant experience in their respective fields and bring varied skill sets to Horton’s Kids. They secure resources and work with the Executive Director to implement the organization’s strategic plan. Many members are former or current volunteers, and two members are community representatives.

Our Board

CHAIR
Ellen Palmer
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

VICE CHAIR
John Pappas
Corridor Consulting

TREASURER
Michael Vu

Artemis Real Estate Partners

SECRETARY
Liz Dougherty
Business Roundtable

MEMBERS
Norman Bailey
David Catania, Georgetown Public Affairs
Dolores Cole
Amy Dean
Missy EdwardsMissy Edwards Strategies, LLC
Monique Frazier, HSBC
Matt Gelman, Microsoft Corporation
Tyrec Grooms, ICF, Horton’s Kids Alum
Mark Lampkin, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Rick Lane
Mary Ellen Matheson, Year Up 
Erik Olson, Venn Strategies, LLC
Allison Remsen, USTelecom
LaToya Starks, Horton’s Kids Community Member
Nicole Taylor, US Bank
Tim Trysla, Alston & Bird LLP
Dan Walsh, Farragut Partners