Virginia “Ginny” Ace Miller, state Sen. Edward J. Kasemeyer, Anne Marlow Vose, David Moskowitz and Mark Stuart have been named to the board of trustees at McDaniel College.
Miller, a 1976 alumna with a bachelor’s degree in English, grew up in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. She and her husband operated a McDonald’s franchises in central Pennsylvania. She also served as secretary and treasurer for their operating company, Twin Arches LTD. In 2001, she and a partner created The Fitness Firm, a full-service health club in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania where she served as managing member until 2007. Her and her husband then moved to Edmond, Oklahome and started 4M Cattle, a cow-calf operation that bred cows and raised their calves. In 2014, they retired and moved to Miromar Lakes, Florida where they currently reside.
Kasemeyer, a 1967 alumnus of the college, has served as a member of the Maryland General Assembly for more than 30 years, most recently as state senator for District 12 representing portions of Howard and Baltimore counties. As chairman of the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee, he has played a key role in Maryland’s fiscal management and policy. Previously, he served as deputy majority leader, senate chair of the Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review Committee, senate chair of the Joint Committee on Pensions and senate chair of the Joint Committee on Children, Youth and Families. Kasemeyer has been involved in his community as a board member of Howard County ARC, the Howard County Housing Alliance and is former board president of the Greater Howard County Chamber of Commerce. He has also been has been recognized with numerous awards.
Vose, who earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from McDaniel in 1966, has owned and operated Weatherbee Company, a manufacturing business that produces wholesale and retail kitchen items, since 1984. She has also worked in marketing and commercial services for Edgartown National Bank in Massachusetts. She has served as president of the Harvard Garden Club, vice-president of the local chapter of the League of Women Voters, chairman of the Historic Commission in Harvard and the Beautification Committee of Edgartown, Mass. She has been an active member of P.E.O. Sisterhood, a philanthropic organization that provides educational opportunities for women, and served on the board of Hospice on Martha’s Vineyard.
A business attorney and senior adviser for Denver-based DISH Network, Moskowitz began as DISH Network’s first general counsel in 1990 and has been instrumental in helping to build the company. He has been a part of DISH’s expansion from a private satellite television hardware and programming company into a Fortune 200 company positioned for growth in mobile communications with one of the most valuable portfolios of wireless spectrum licenses in the United States. Moskowitz graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in political science and English from McDaniel in 1980. He earned a J.D. from the National Law Center of George Washington University in 1983
Stuart leads all fundraising and friend-raising efforts to support San Diego Zoo Global’s animal care, conservation and education programs. He also serves as president of the Foundation of San Diego Zoo Global, which is devoted to raising major gifts to address the institution’s mission to end extinction. He is a Certified Fundraising Executive, a distinction held by only 5,000 fundraising professionals in the United States. He previously served as associate dean at the University of Pennsylvania, assistant vice president for development at Gettysburg College, director of the annual fund at McDaniel College and assistant director of alumni relations and annual giving at Albion College. Stuart earned a master’s degree in educational administration from McDaniel in 1994 and a bachelor’s degree in English and political science from Albion College in 1989.