Our Team

The Greater Washington Partnership brings together civic-minded business leaders who share a commitment to the future of the Capital Region. These leaders recognize that they have a responsibility to their companies, employees, and communities to invest in solutions that drive growth and create economic opportunity.

Board Members

Russ Ramsey
Ramsey Asset ManagementChair
Co-Founder
Russ Ramsey
Ramsey Asset ManagementChair
Co-Founder
Ted Leonsis
Monumental Sports & EntertainmentVice Chair
Co-Founder
Ted Leonsis
Monumental Sports & EntertainmentVice Chair
Co-Founder
Peter Scher
JPMorgan Chase & Co.Vice Chair
Co-Founder
Peter Scher
JPMorgan Chase & Co.Vice Chair
Co-Founder
Tom Barkin*
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Honorary Advisory Member
Tom Barkin*
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Honorary Advisory Member
Wes Bush
Inaugural Chair of the CoLAB
Wes Bush
Inaugural Chair of the CoLAB
Jay Carney
Amazon
Jay Carney
Amazon
Adrian Chapman
Washington Gas
Adrian Chapman
Washington Gas
Chris Crane
Exelon Corporation
Chris Crane
Exelon Corporation
Ron Daniels
Johns Hopkins University
Ron Daniels
Johns Hopkins University
Rich Fairbank
Capital One
Rich Fairbank
Capital One
Tom Farrell
Dominion
Tom Farrell
Dominion
Bahija Jallal Ph.D.
AstraZeneca
Bahija Jallal Ph.D.
AstraZeneca
Sheila Johnson
Salamander Hotels & Resorts
Sheila Johnson
Salamander Hotels & Resorts
J. Stephen Jones, MD
Inova Health System
J. Stephen Jones, MD
Inova Health System
Matt Kelly
JBG SMITH
Matt Kelly
JBG SMITH
Sachiko Kuno Ph.D.
Halcyon
Sachiko Kuno Ph.D.
Halcyon
Luis Moreno*
Inter-American Development Bank
*Honorary Advisory Member
Luis Moreno*
Inter-American Development Bank
*Honorary Advisory Member
Phebe Novakovic
General Dynamics
Phebe Novakovic
General Dynamics
Kevin Plank
Under Armour
Kevin Plank
Under Armour
Tony Pierce
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP
Tony Pierce
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP
David Rubenstein
The Carlyle Group
David Rubenstein
The Carlyle Group
Scott Rutherford
McKinsey & Company
Scott Rutherford
McKinsey & Company
Ken Samet
MedStar Health
Ken Samet
MedStar Health
Bill Stromberg
T. Rowe Price
Bill Stromberg
T. Rowe Price
Grant Verstandig
Rally Health
Grant Verstandig
Rally Health
Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman
Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman
Mark Weinberger
EY
Mark Weinberger
EY

Board Members

Russ Ramsey
Ramsey Asset ManagementChair
Co-Founder
Ted Leonsis
Monumental Sports & EntertainmentVice Chair
Co-Founder
Peter Scher
JPMorgan Chase & Co.Vice Chair
Co-Founder
Tom Barkin*
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Honorary Advisory Member
Wes Bush
Inaugural Chair of the CoLAB
Jay Carney
Amazon
Adrian Chapman
Washington Gas
Chris Crane
Exelon Corporation
Ron Daniels
Johns Hopkins University
Rich Fairbank
Capital One
Tom Farrell
Dominion
Bahija Jallal Ph.D.
AstraZeneca
Sheila Johnson
Salamander Hotels & Resorts
J. Stephen Jones, MD
Inova Health System
Matt Kelly
JBG SMITH
Sachiko Kuno Ph.D.
Halcyon
Luis Moreno*
Inter-American Development Bank
*Honorary Advisory Member
Phebe Novakovic
General Dynamics
Kevin Plank
Under Armour
Tony Pierce
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP
David Rubenstein
The Carlyle Group
Scott Rutherford
McKinsey & Company
Ken Samet
MedStar Health
Bill Stromberg
T. Rowe Price
Grant Verstandig
Rally Health
Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman
Mark Weinberger
EY

Staff

Jason Miller
Chief Executive Officer

Jason Miller is the inaugural CEO of the Greater Washington Partnership, where he works side by side with the region’s top business, academic, and civic leaders to influence and affect meaningful change on the most critical issues facing the Capital Region.

Catherine Buell
Vice President of Policy & Programs

Catherine Buell is the Vice President of Policy & Programs at the Greater Washington Partnership.

Steven Chlapecka
Director of Communications

Steven Chlapecka is the director of communications at the Greater Washington Partnership where he leads internal and external communications to promote the Partnership and its work throughout the Capital Region.

Sandra W. Hallmark
Chief Legal Officer

Sandra Hallmark is the chief legal officer at the Greater Washington Partnership.

Stephen Harrington
Manager of Engagement & External Affairs

Stephen J. Harrington is the manager of engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership. In this role, he engages directly with stakeholders to advance the organization’s visibility in business, civic, and political communities.

Lindsay Johnson
Associate, Strategic Initiatives
Lindsay Johnson is an associate at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role developing and executing Partnership skills and talent initiative and programs.
Jennifer Yeager Kaplan
Vice President of Engagement & External Affairs

Jennifer Kaplan is vice president for engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership, leading the organization’s efforts to unite diverse constituencies around a common vision and a shared goal.

Jenna Klym
Associate, Events & Operations
Jenna Klym is an associate at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role developing and executing Partnership events and key programs.
Ian Lutz
Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer

Ian Lutz is the assistant to the CEO at the Greater Washington Partnership and is instrumental in the organization’s day-to-day planning and operations.

Zaynab Malik
Manager, Engagement and External Affairs

Zaynab Malik is manager of engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role engaging with stakeholders to advance the Partnership’s initiatives and programs.

Joe McAndrew
Director of Transportation Policy

Joe McAndrew is the Partnership’s director of transportation policy where he develops, directs and drives all activity relating to the Partnership’s efforts to achieve a regional 21st century transportation ecosystem.

Jessica Wright
Director of Planning
& Operations

Jessica Wright is director of planning and operations at the Greater Washington Partnership, overseeing the day-to-day operations and strategic planning for all aspects of the organization.

Staff

Jason Miller
Chief Executive Officer

Jason Miller is the inaugural CEO of the Greater Washington Partnership, where he works side by side with the region’s top business, academic, and civic leaders to influence and affect meaningful change on the most critical issues facing the Capital Region.

Catherine Buell
Vice President of Policy & Programs

Catherine Buell is the Vice President of Policy & Programs at the Greater Washington Partnership.

Steven Chlapecka
Director of Communications

Steven Chlapecka is the director of communications at the Greater Washington Partnership where he leads internal and external communications to promote the Partnership and its work throughout the Capital Region.

Sandra W. Hallmark
Chief Legal Officer

Sandra Hallmark is the chief legal officer at the Greater Washington Partnership.

Stephen Harrington
Manager of Engagement & External Affairs

Stephen J. Harrington is the manager of engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership. In this role, he engages directly with stakeholders to advance the organization’s visibility in business, civic, and political communities.

Lindsay Johnson
Associate, Strategic Initiatives
Lindsay Johnson is an associate at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role developing and executing Partnership skills and talent initiative and programs.
Jennifer Yeager Kaplan
Vice President of Engagement & External Affairs

Jennifer Kaplan is vice president for engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership, leading the organization’s efforts to unite diverse constituencies around a common vision and a shared goal.

Jenna Klym
Associate, Events & Operations
Jenna Klym is an associate at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role developing and executing Partnership events and key programs.
Ian Lutz
Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer

Ian Lutz is the assistant to the CEO at the Greater Washington Partnership and is instrumental in the organization’s day-to-day planning and operations.

Zaynab Malik
Manager, Engagement and External Affairs

Zaynab Malik is manager of engagement and external affairs at the Greater Washington Partnership where she plays a critical role engaging with stakeholders to advance the Partnership’s initiatives and programs.

Joe McAndrew
Director of Transportation Policy

Joe McAndrew is the Partnership’s director of transportation policy where he develops, directs and drives all activity relating to the Partnership’s efforts to achieve a regional 21st century transportation ecosystem.

Jessica Wright
Director of Planning
& Operations

Jessica Wright is director of planning and operations at the Greater Washington Partnership, overseeing the day-to-day operations and strategic planning for all aspects of the organization.