Dia Simms, Co-Chair

Combs Enterprises


Jan Houbolt, Co-Chair

Retired from The LEADERship: A Program of the Greater Baltimore Committee

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Michelle Leff, Secretary

Psychiatrist (focus on Child/Adolescent and Family Mental Health) 

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Krishna Potarazu, Treasurer

JMI Equity

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Heather Benz

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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Cheryl Boyer

Berkshire Associates, Inc.

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Jeffrey Cohen

Catapult Learning, Inc.

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Aaron Copeland

Align Staffing

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Ryan Hemminger, Co-founder

Baltimore City Health Department

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Patricia Lattin

Legg Mason

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Delora Sanchez

Cornerstone Government Affairs

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Rodney Foxworth


“I am inspired by how Thread is harnessing the leadership of Baltimore in a multitude of ways to further the mission. By bringing emerging leaders together with students and volunteers, they get first hand experience in working with people who overcome daunting obstacles to achieve success and change lives.” –Jan Houbolt, Thread Board Member