The Board of Trustees is a dedicated group of volunteers. They work to promote philanthropy that keeps Frederick County thriving, now and for future generations.

The Founding Fathers

Donald C. Linton, CPA (center), Charles V. Main (left), and W. Jerome Offutt, Esq., are the founding fathers of The Community Foundation of Frederick County. The honor of Trustee Emeritus was conferred upon these three men in 2011 for their selfless dedication, extraordinary vision, and exemplary service to the organization.

Executive Committee

Beatrice H. Reaver


Retired Director, Human Resources, Emmitsburg Glass Company

Detric L. Kemp, Esq.

First Vice Chair

Partner, Conklyn & Kemp

Paul D. Rose, Jr., Esq.

Second Vice Chair

Attorney, McNees, Wallace, & Nurick, LLC

Veronica D. Lowe


Deputy Director of Labor and Employee Relations, Maryland Transit Administration

Kimberly Smith Chaney, CPA


Kimberly S. Chaney, CPA LLC

Ian P. Bartman, Esq.

Immediate Past Chair

Principal, Offit Kurman, P.A.


RaeAnn E. Butler


Edenton Retirement Community

Alejandro A. Cañadas Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Economics

Mount St. Mary's University

Jennifer P. Clingan, CPA



Gordon M. Cooley

Banking Executive

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Joshua D. Donofry, CIMA®

Portfolio Manager

RS Will Wealth Management

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Angela K. Dredden

Senior Manager Volunteers and Donor Relations

Hospice of Washington County

Carmen Hernandez, MD


Christopher A. Hesen

Executive Vice President-Regional President East

Middletown Valley Bank

Jean M. Joyce, CFP

Vice President, Wealth Management

Morgan Stanley

Patricia Maluchnik, CIC, CBIA

Account Executive

Georgetown Insurance Service, Inc.

Linda S. Thane Morgan


Support Unlimited, Inc.

Darryn Naylin, Pharm D.


Hillcrest Compounding Pharmacy

Richard A. Pearrell

Retired Banker

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Abbie Ricketts

Community Volunteer

Ashleigh Rossi

Vice President

MacRo Commercial Real Estate

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David Weigelt


C12 Maryland

Louanne S. Welgoss

Founding Partner

LTD Creative

Dr. Shawn Wolf

Co-founder and Principal

Outside Force Business Development Firm

Elizabeth Y. Day

President and CEO