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2011 Influential Marylanders


Norman R. Augustine
Lockheed Martin (Ret.)

J. Thomas Sadowski
Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore

Sue F. Ward
National Committee to Preserve
Social Security and Medicare

Donn Weinberg
Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation

Michele L. Whelley
Central Maryland Transportation Alliance



Kevin Blackistone
ESPN and University of Maryland

Frank Cho
Comic Strip and Comic Book Writer

Mary Corey
The Baltimore Sun

Amy Elias
Profiles Inc.

Fern Shen



Ronald Daniels
Johns Hopkins University

Kevin Manning
Stevenson University

Elizabeth Morgan
Washington County Public Schools

David Wilson
Morgan State University



Atwood “Woody” Collins III
M&T Bank

Alan J. Hyatt
Severn Bancorp Inc.

Nancy Kopp
Maryland State Treasurer

Sarah Bloom Raskin
Board of Governors of the
Federal Reserve System

Brian C. Rogers
T. Rowe Price Group Inc.



Ed Boyce and Sarah O’Herron
Black Ankle Vineyards

James “Buzz” Cusack
Charles and Senator Theatres

Ken Niumatalolo
U.S. Naval Academy

David Simon
HBO’s “The Wire”

Paul Reed Smith
Paul Reed Smith Guitars















Fran Lessans
Passport Health

Chester “Chet” Burrell
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Joshua Sharfstein
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Alessio Fasano, MD
University of Maryland Center for Celiac Research

James P. Hamill
Meritus Health Inc.


Paula Carmody
Office of People’s Counsel

William H.“Hassan” Murphy III
Murphy PA

Sheela Murthy
Murthy Law Firm

Alan M. Wilner
Maryland Court of Appeals (Ret.)

Joshua R. Treem
Schulman, Treem & Gilden PA



Mary Catherine Bunting
Mary Catherine Bunting Foundation

Mark Furst
United Way of Central Maryland

Arthur B. and Patricia B. Modell
Arthur B. and Patricia B. Modell Foundation Inc.

Martin Schwartz
Vehicles for Change

Marc B. Terrill
The Associated



Kenneth R. Banks
Banks Contracting

Randall Griffin
Corporate Office Properties Trust

Karen Myers
Wisp Resort Development Inc.

Edward St. John
St. John Properties Inc.



Lily Bengfort
CenGen Inc.

Tom Loveland
Mind Over Machines

Paul Palmieri
Millennial Media

Heather Sarkissian
Community Analytics

Peter Searson, Ph.D
Johns Hopkins Institute for NanoBioTechnology