Officers, Committee Members & Representatives

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Officers of the Meeting

Clerk Meg Greene  
Alternate Clerk Dan Dozier  
Recording Clerk

J.E. McNeil

Treasurer Robert Meehan  
Assistant Treasurer Michael North, Justin Connor  
Financial Coordinator Ed Hustead  

Special Positions

Historian Hayden Wetzel     

Administrative & Maintenance Staff

Administrative Secretary and Event Manager Debby Churchman  
Property Manager Ken Orvis  
Bookkeeper Laurie Wilner  
Youth Coordinator Michael Beer  

Board of Trustees
(Terms run through the years specified)




Dan Dozier, Clerk Mary Campbell Robin Appleberry
Bill Foskett Tom Goodhue Virginia Avanesyan
Mark Haskell Jim Bell John Scales
Martha Solt   Justin Connor
Faith Williams    

(Terms run through the years specified)




Child Safety Committee    
Nicole Else-Quest Elise Storck  
Ex-officio: R.E. Clerk Ken Forsberg  
Ex-officio: Youth Coordinator Virginia Avanesyan, Clerk  
Finance & Stewardship
  Jim Bell, Clerk Chris Mitchell
F.T. Clark Letty Coffin  
  Bill Strein  
 Ex officio:    Financial Coordinator      Treasurer      Admin Secretary
Healing and Reconciliation
Gray Handley, Clerk Ylene Larsen Betsy Bramon
Ken Orvis, Co-Clerk Janet Dinsmore  
  Zoe Plaugher  
  Jorge Sanchez Susan Griffin, Clerk
Margot Greenlee Kate Steger, Co-Clerk Malachy Kilbride
Greg Robb Kathy Lipp-Farr Sarah Radomsky
  Greyson Acquaviva

Jane Edgerton, FOP Coordinator

Faith Williams, Clerk Abby Thomsen  
  Gene Throwe  
  David Shive  
  Sammi Gaines  
  Judy Hubbard  
  Ex officio:   Librarian (Michael North), liaison member from Records and Handbook
Marriage and Family Relations
F.T. Clark Tim Olabi, Clerk Debby Churchman
Ann Herzog   Diane White
James Bell       
Janet Dinsmore, Clerk Robert Farr Joe Izzo
Marcia Reecer Gray Handley Byron Sandford
  Judy Hubbard  
Ministry and Worship
Gene Throwe, Clerk Hayden Wetzel Liz Pomerleau
Debby Churchman Greg Robb Malachy Kilbride
  Marsha Holliday  
  Bertie Rossert  
Nominating Committee
Marilyn Pearlstein Ylene Larsen Bob Meehan
  Todd Harvey, Clerk Molly Tully
Peace and Social Concerns
Susan Meehan Michael DuVall, Clerk Steve Coleman
Elaine Wilson Beth Cogswell  
  Scott Breeze  
  Victor Freeman Chris Connolly
Ex officio: AFSC and FCNL Liaisons  
Personal Aid    
Patricia Murphy Alex Mathews Emilie Schmeidler, Clerk
  Lydia Pecker  
  Tom Libbert  
  Steve Brooks  
Bill Foskett, Clerk   Bill Strein
     Ex officio: Presiding Clerk    Jim Steen
Brian Lutenegger, Co-Clerk Merry Pearlstein, Co-Clerk Jay Harris
Ken Orvis Justin Kwong

Alex Mathews

  Ex officio:   Property Manager      Administrative Secretary      Finance member
Records and Handbook
Beth Cogswell, Clerk   Barbara Monahan
    Chris Wickham
    Ex officio:    Recorder      Historians    
Religious Education
Michael Beer Kimberly Acquaviva, Clerk  
Nicole Else-Quest Carrie Mitchell  
  Jane Connor  
  Anita Drever  
  Betsy Bramon    
  Carl Johnson  
Ex-officio: Youth Coordinator    


(annual appointments beginning January, unless specified)

Garden Committee    
Mark Haskell, Clerk    
Bruce Kellogg    
Gene Throwe    
Mary Jane Simpson (D.C.) Scholarship Fund  
Anne Kendall, Clerk Dian John (Bethesda) Bill Strein
Holly Moore Tia Duer (Bethesda) J.E. McNeil
Faith Williams Georgeann Ziegler (Bethesda) Barbara Monahan
Mary O King (Bethesda) Margaret Plank (Bethesda) Abby Thomsen
Mary Walcott-Lucy Foster Educational Fund  
Bruce Kellogg    
Search Committee (October to October)
Arne Paulsen Steve Coleman  
(The following committees have no specific terms)
Capital Improvement Task Force
Neil Froemming, Co-Clerk C.J. Lewis Ylene Larsen
Merry Pearlstein, Co-Clerk    
  Ex Officio: Property Manager
Capital Campaign Committee
Grant Thompson, Clerk Justin Connor Mark Haskell
  David Etheridge Martha Solt
  Elise Storck Ann Herzog
Dante Bucci David Beavers
Hunger and Homelessness Task Force
Steve Brooks    
C.J. Lewis, Co-Clerk    
Information Technology Committee
Neil Froemming, Clerk Kathy Brandt Andrew Hall
Borys Harmaty Mackenzie Morgan Brad Green
Ex officio: Administrative Secretary Katie Breslin Jeff Patyk
Ex officio: Property Manager Matt Cooper CJ Lewis
Ad Hoc Committee for Special Events
Tracy Hart    
Charmaine Gilbreath    
Young Adult Friends
Kate Oberg, Co-Convenor    


(One-year or three-year terms, as indicated)


Quaker Organizations

Meeting Liaisons    
American Friends Service Committee Jean Capps
BYM Ministry and Pastoral Care Committee  Blair Forlaw
Friends Committee on National Legislation Maurice Boyd, Elaine Wilson
Friends United Meeting   J.E. McNeil
Right Sharing of World Resources Karen Grisez
Friends Non-Profit Housing, Inc. Board
2012 2013 2014
Dan Dozier    
Willy Wilson, Clerk    
School for Friends Board
6/1/2015 6/1/2016 6/1/2017
Alex Jadin Elise Storck Julia Elliott
Michael Cronin   Neil Levine
William Penn House Board
Byron Sandford    

Non-Quaker Organizations

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2-D
Michael North    
DC Council of Churches (Representative to Annual Meeting)
Susan Meehan