Board of Directors
and Officers


Executive Council: 2020-2022

  • President – Ann Ciekot, Public Policy Partners
  • 1st VP – Mindy Lehman, Maryland Bankers Association
  • 2nd VP – Brian Frazee, Maryland Hospital Association
  • Treasurer – Sandy Dodson, Maryland Auto Insurance
  • Secretary – Eddie Pounds, Funk & Bolton
  • Immediate Past President – Julia Worcester, PhRMA


  • Emily Arneson, Kennedy Krieger Institute
  • Jennifer Briemann, Maryland Managed Care Organization Association
  • Tom Curtin, National Governors Association
  • Moira Cyphers, Compass Government Relations Partners
  • Eric Johnston, Coca-Cola Consolidated
  • Natasha Mehu, Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Government Relations
  • Sarah Mersky Miicke, Baltimore Jewish Council
  • Katie Nash, Greater Good Maryland
  • Brad Rifkin, Rifkin Weiner Livingston, LLC
  • Kerry Watson, MGM National Harbor