Board of Directors

Hope and a Home’s Board of Directors bring to bear a diversity of experience from nonprofit organizations, city government, and the private sector.

Julia Howell-Barros
Chair
Development Consultant

Oral Pottinger, Esq.
Vice Chair
Partner, Mayer Brown, LLP

Kimberly Levine
Treasurer
Harbor Bank of Maryland

Joseph G. Krauss
Secretary
Partner, Hogan Lovells US LLP

Lynn C. French
Executive Director, Hope and a Home, Inc.

Shanti Abedin
Director, Project Reinvest, Neighborworks America

Sonya Ali
Co-Owner/GM Ben’s Chili Bowl & Ben’s Next Door Restaurants

Alexandra Citrin
Sr. Policy Analyst, Center for Study of Social Policy

Lynn M. Fischer-Fox
Counsel, Arnold & Porter LLP

Monica Gonzales-Conic
Associate Director, Federal Government Relations, Share Our Strength

Cheryl Talbert Sam
Director of Philanthropy, The Assistance Fund

Leah Malcolm Skrine
Owner, Malcolm Property Management

Lyndsi Sitcove
McEneaney Associates

James Turner
VP & Sr. Policy Counsel, Health IT Now Coalition

Steve Weitz