Board Leadership

CaringMatters is governed by a Board of Directors that sets policy, monitors finances, and oversees the strategic direction of the organization and a Board of Trustees that serves as ambassadors, fundraisers and champions out in the community.​

Board of Directors

Officers

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Vivian G. Bass

Vice Chair
 

CEO Emeritus,
The Jewish Foundation for
Group Homes
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Erin Blanding, CPA

Treasurer
 

Senior Manager
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Board Members

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Director, Business & Community Outreach, Workforce Development & Continuing Education,
Montgomery College

Senior Pastor,

Seneca Community Church

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Retired, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Chevy Chase Bank

Board of Trustees

Lois K. Aschenbach
Community Advocate

Tamara Barclay
Vice President, Sales, ALKS and Associates

Kenneth A. Braunstein, CPA
Braunstein Group CPAs

Bernard Buteau
Community Advocate

Kenneth C. Cook
President, Revere Bank

Lisa Creamer
Hospice Caregiver

Linda M. Ellington
Vice President, Sales and Marketing 

Mitchell & Best Homes

Joseph F. Gaffigan, Esq.
Attorney

Gerald K. Gimmel, Esq.
Gimmel, Weiman, Ersek, Blomberg & Lewis, PA

Hope Gleicher
Nonprofit Consultant

The Honorable Bruce A. Goldensohn
Commissioner, Maryland Governor's
Commission on Service & Volunteerism
Former Mayor of Gaithersburg

The Honorable Cheryl Kagan
Maryland State Senator (District 17)

Richard Kay
Chairman, Sentrillion, Inc.

Thomas Keller, Esq.
Community Advocate

Henry Lee, DDS
Dentist

Lynne Lewis
Director, Strategic Business Development, Hobo the Original

Mark Mann, Esq.
Associate, Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A.

 

Cara Marks
Senior Tax Associate, CBIZ MHM, LLC

Lisa McKillop
Community Advocate

 

Joan Heller Miller, MEd
Author, Public Speaker, Grief Counselor

John Moyer
President and CEO, Moyer and Sons Moving and Storage

Jackie Ogg, MSW
Community Advocate

Steve Ornstein
Owner, EDGE Floral Event Designers

Judith R. Peres, LCSW-C
Expert Consultant, Long Term Care and Palliative End-of-Life Care


The Honorable Jeffrey Slavin
Mayor, Town of Somerset

Sovan Tun, PhD
Senior Economist/Statistician at EEOC

The Honorable Steve VanGrack
Stephen VanGrack Law, P.C.;
Former Mayor, City of Rockville

CaringMatters

CaringMatters provides social supports and community education so that no one dies or grieves alone.  

Email: caring@caringmatters.org

Phone: 301-869-HOPE (4673)

Registered Charity: 52-1591455

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CaringMatters is a 501(c)(3) non-profi­t organization registered with the State of Maryland, and our EIN is 52-1591455. A copy of our current ­financial statement is available by contacting CaringMatters, Inc. at 518 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 or at 301-869-4673. Documents and information submitted to the State of Maryland Charitable Solicitations Act are available from the Office of the Secretary.