Called to Care™

Board of Directors

Volunteers of America Chesapeake’s
2017-2018 Board of Directors


  • Chair: Brett Crawford, Sequoia Advisors
  • Co Vice-Chair: Valerie Piper, Housing Advocate
  • Co Vice-Chair: Dr. Sharon Jones-Eversley, Assistant Professor, Towson University
  • President: Russell K. Snyder, President & CEO, Volunteers of America Chesapeake
  • Secretary: Hubert Reid, Financial Consultant
  • Treasurer: Chris Rockey, Market Manager, Greater Maryland Community Development Banking, PNC Bank
  • Past-Chair: Alvin Nichols, Executive Vice President , Concerted Care Group, Inc.


  • Carlos Duran

    Men of their Word and Chapter Director

    National Hispanic Christian Leadership

  • Donald Kann


    Kann Partners

  • Elizabeth Caseman


    Venable LLP

  • Kim Johnson


    Life Changing Ministry

  • Kyle Lorton


    W.R. Grace & Co.

  • Mike Avis

    Chief Financial Officer

    Good 360

  • Mitra Mamdouhi

    Tax Partner

    Raffa PC

  • Rajani Nelamangala

    Director of Operations

    Matrix Group International

  • Robert Scheer

    President & Founder

    Scheer Partners

  • Rodney Stump

    Professor, Department of Marketing

    Towson University

  • Ruth Fisher Pollard

    Assistant Vice President, Community Health Network and Government Relations

    Children's National Medical Center

  • Samuel B. Sterrett, Jr.

    Private Practice


  • Shannon Rowan

    Senior VP & Director of Trust Services

    Burke & Herbert Bank

  • Stefan Hoenicke

    Bridges to Housing Stability

  • Terrance Cunningham

    Director of Finance