Officers, Committee Members & Representatives

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Officers of the Meeting 

(1 year terms)

Co-Clerk Elaine Wilson
Co-Clerk Allen Fawcett
Recording Clerk Tristan Kirkman
Treasurer David Miller (end 2022); Merry Pearlstein (Jan-Dec 2023)
Assistant Treasurer Grant Thompson (end 6/30/2023)
Financial Coordinator Anita Drever, Neil Froemming
Recorder Barbara Briggs

Special Positions

(1 year terms)

Librarian                           Gene Throwe  
Historians Greg Robb Hayden Wetzel

 

Administrative & Maintenance Staff

Administrative Secretary     Barbara Briggs                             
Event and Rental Manager Brian Lutenegger  
Property Manager Ken Orvis  
Religious Education Support Teacher

Donna Williams


 


Board of Trustees

(Six year terms run through September 30 of the years specified)

2023

2024

2025 2026 2027
Mark Haskell   Dante Bucci   Chad Dobson
Martha Solt (2nd term)   Elaine Wilson   Letty Coffin
Dan Dozier   Chris Wickham   Mary Melchior
Jim Bell   Bruce Kellogg   Betsy Bramon
Bill Foskett (clerk)   Dante Bucci    

Standing Committees

Visit our committees page to learn more about our committees. Consider volunteering your talents by joining a committee!                      

(3 year terms run through the years specified)

Child Safety Committee (As of 2022, functions are assumed by Trustees, Personnel and Religious Education Committee)  
   
Finance & Stewardship Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Meg Greene Justin Potisit Grant Thompson (co-clerk 2023)  
  Jason Terry (co-clerk 2023) Steve Lovett  
  John Bluedorn Dan Dozier  
    David Smith  
       
Ex officio member: Merry Pearlstein, Treasurer  
Ex officio member: Grant Thompson, Assistant Treasurer  
Ex-officio member:  Anita, Drever, Financial Coordinator   
Ex-officio member: Michael Cronin, Property Liaison  
   
Hospitality Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Peter Nye Candy Miller Greg Robb (clerk 2023)  
Susan Bien Steve (Peaches) Watkins Sandra Proctor  
  Roger Caitlin Camilla Greer  
    Tristan Kirkman  
    Debby Churchman  
       
Library, Records & Handbook Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
  Jessica Vermooten Kylie Carpenter  
Mark Kawar Elizabeth Nyman Patrick Turley  
    Gene Throwe - Clerk & Librarian  
Ex officio members: Librarians, Historians  
   
Marriage and Family Relations Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Jim Bell Martha Solt (clerk) Bill Strein  
  Liz Pomerleau Beth Cogswell  
       
Membership Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Elaine Wilson Kathy Lipp Farr Amit Pandya  
Robert Farr, clerk (2022)   Rebecca Nelson (co-clerk)  
    Bobby Trice (co-clerk)  
    Chris Zubowicz  
       
Ministry and Worship Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Amit Pandya Liz Pomerleau Joe Izzo  
Tish Thames Kathy Powell Ann Herzog  
    Ray Patch  
    Gray Handley (clerk)  
    Diane Randall  
    Jean Capps   
Nominating Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2022 2023 2024  
Gene Throwe Virginia Avanesyan Jim Bell  
Michael Beer (clerk) Joe Izzo Allen Faucett  
Megan Telfair      
Ex officio members:  Young Adult Friends Co-convenor, Administrative Secretary  
   
Peace and Social Concerns Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Peter Nye Barbara Briggs (clerk 2023) Steve Chase  
Helena Cobban Tamina Chowdhury Allie Douma  
  Kristen Clark Jake Kauraisz  
   
Personal Aid Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Tom Libbert Bill Parker  Mary Melchior  
  Hayden Wetzel (clerk) Kelly Moore  
    Mark Haskell  
    Pat Michaelson  
Personnel Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Aaron Johnson (clerk) Ed Hustead Nicholas Warren (pending)  
  Justin Connor    
  Martha Solt    
Ex-officio:  FMW Co-clerks Debby Churchman, Rebecca Nelson  
   
Property Committee  
Term expires end of:  
2023 2024 2025  
Ken Forsberg (co-clerk 2023) Michael Wood (co-clerk 2023) David Aluvale  
Elise Storck Judy Hubbard Michael Cronin  
    Jay Harris  
       
Ex officio member: Ken Orvis, Property Manager   
Ex officio member: Brian Lutenegger, Event and Rental Manager  
Ex officio member: Merry Pearlstein, Finance & Stewardship committee member  
   
Records and Handbook Committee (Merged into Library/Records & Handbook.  See above.)  
   
Religious Education Committee  
Term expires in JUNE of year listed:  
2023 2024 2025  
Roseanna Stanton Kathy Lipp-Farr John Hurvitz (clerk)  
Danielle Carnes Aaron Johnson    
  Jake Rittting    
  Allen Fawcett    
Ex officio members: Youth Program Teacher, Child Safety Committee  

Special Committees

Garden Committee - laid down    
     
Mary Jane Simpson (D.C.) Scholarship Fund
Marsha Holliday Anne Kendall, Clerk

C. J. Lewis

 
J.E. McNeil

Rebecca Nelson

Peter Nye  
Justin Potosit Bill Strein Elaine Wilson
Michelle Hannahs Nicholas Warren David Aluvale

Search Committee (1/1/2023 - 12/31/2025)

Bill Parker Hayden Wetzel Michael Beer
Marissa Yeakey    
Ex officio member: Presiding Clerk 
Ex officio member: Barbara Briggs, Administrative Secretary
     
 
Hunger and Homelessness Task Force (under care of Peace & Social Concerns)
Gray Handley Brad Green Steve Brooks, Co-clerk
C.J. Lewis, Co-Clerk Betsy Bramon Archer Griffin
  Allen Archer  
     
Information Technology     
Re-organization in discussion    
Ex-officio member: Barbara Briggs, Administrative Secretary
Ex-officio member: Ken Orvis, Property Manager
     
Change Group for Racial Justice 
David Ethridge, clerk Debby Churchman   
     
Working Group on Clearness Committees
Petra-Rahim Carnes, clerk Barbara Briggs Danielle Carnes
David Etheridge Gray Handley Marsha Holliday
Ken Orvis William Parker Emilie Schmeidler
Roseanna Stanton    
     
Young Adult Friends    
Vacant    

Representatives to Other Organizations

(One-year or three-year terms, expiring in year indicated)

 

Quaker Organizations

 
Meeting Liaisons    
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) - 2 year term through 2022 Bill Parker
Baltimore Yearly Meeting Ministry and Pastoral Care Committee - unspecified term Greg Robb
Friends Committee on National Legislation - 1 year term through 2022 Susan Griffin and Tamina Chowdhury
Friends United Meeting - 1 year term vacant
Right Sharing of World Resources - 1 year term vacant
Interfaith Council of Metro Washington - unspecified term Joe Izzo
     
Friends Non-Profit Housing, Inc. Board - 3 year term
Dan Dozier    
     
School for Friends Board (3 year term, July-June)
Michael Cronin      
     

Non-Quaker Organizations

Advisory Neighborhood Commission 2-D - 1 year term
Barbara Briggs    
     
DC Council of Churches (Representative to Annual Meeting)
Gene Throwe