Executive Committee

Thank you to our 2020 Leukemia Ball Co-Chairs, Kimberly Russo and Tamika Tremaglio for their leadership of our Executive Committee – a group of more than 40 dedicated business leaders in the Washington, DC area. LLS is proud to partner with these outstanding volunteers to advance our mission and bring together the local corporate community in support of blood cancer patients and their families.

2020 Leukemia Ball Event Co-Chairs

 Ms. Kimberly Russo
CEO 
George Washington University Hospital

 Ms. Tamika Tremaglio
Greater Washington Managing Principal
Deloitte LLP

2020 Leukemia Ball Executive Committee

 * = Past Chairman

Mr. Brendan Bayer

Vice President – Commercial Real Estate Finance
M&T Bank

Mr. Carl Bergeron

SVP & Not For Profit Banking Team Leader
SunTrust Bank

Mr. Wayne Berson

Chief Executive Officer
BDO

Mr. Dan Brown

Partner
Brown Kiely LLP

Mr. Mike Caggiano

Senior Vice President – US Search Operations
Robert Half Executive Search

Mr. Frank Chiaramonte

President
Chiaramonte Construction Company

Ms. Maria Coakley David

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Financial Officer
C.J. Coakley Co., Inc

Ms. Nancy Currier

Managing Director
CWCapital

Mr. Rob Dahms

Preconstruction Manager
Turner Construction Company

Ms. Kimberly Davis-Riffe

Partner – Financial Services Advisory
KPMG LLP

Mr. David DiLuigi

Market President
Wilmington Trust, N.A.

Mr. Andrew Drake

Vice President, Strategic Investments; GM Affiliate Operations
SAP National Security Services (NS2)

Mr. Bruce Dubinsky

Managing Director – Disputes Practice
Duff & Phelps, LLC

Mr. Andrew Eichberg

Mr. Drew Genova

Chief Asset Services Officer
Madison Marquette

Mr. Tony Giachinta

Regional VP – Partner
Clune Construction Company

Ms. Julie Hanson

Owner
Hanson Productions

Mr. Tom Jones

Entertainment Consultant
Jones & Brown Productions, Inc.

Ms. Carol Kerins

Retired

Mr. Matthew Kirtland

Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Mr. Neil Kishter

Managing Director
The Kishter Group Merill Lynch

Mr. Jay Klug

Executive Vice President
JBG Smith

Mr. Dan Lasik

Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Mr. Tom McCarthy

Partner
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Mr. Mike Micholas

Regional Managing Partner
CohnReznick

Ms. Michelle Montes

Partner, Assurance Services
Ernst & Young LLP

Ms. Francine Neville

Senior Director, Real Estate & Facilities
General Dynamics Information Technology

Mr. Bradley Nicklin

Partner
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Ms. Michele Oshman

Director, Federal Advocacy and Alliance Development
Eli Lilly and Company

Mr. Michael Papadopoulos

Associate
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Ms. Natalie Pappas

Vice President, Corporate Banking
PNC Bank

Ms. Carolyne Pelton

SVP, Regional Corporate Banking Manager
BB&T

Ms. Lauren Riksen

BDS Director
BDO

Mr. Brian Schwalb

Partner in Charge – DC Office
Venable LLP

Ms. Millie Seijo

Partner
Castro & Company

Mr. Eduardo Sotomayor

Professor of Medicine, Director
GW Cancer Center

Mr. Chris Spille

Business Development
Deloitte LLP

Mr. Jeff Spruill

Managing Director, Mid-Atlantic Region
John Hancock Real Estate

Mr. John Stalfort

Managing Principal
Miles & Stockbridge P.C.

Mr. Robert Stewart

Vice President, Corporate Office – Interiors
HITT Contracting

Mr. Robert Strelser

Director, Federal Channels and Alliances
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)

Mr. Jake Stroman

Vice President, Leasing
Boston Properties

Mr. Philip Suazo

Assistant Vice President
AON Risk Solutions – The Capital

Mr. Robert Weismantel

Senior Leader
Amazon Web Services

Ms. Barbara Werther

Member
Samek, Werther, & Mills, LLC

Ms. Katie Yanushonis

Senior Vice President
The Meridian Group

Future Leaders Committee

The Future Leaders Committee is a meaningful networking opportunity for philanthropic, dedicated and talented individuals to support the mission of LLS. This exclusive group supports, engages and enriches their community by selling young professional tickets to increase exposure, awareness, and revenue for LLS.

If you are interested in getting involved with the Future Leaders Committee, please contact Sadie Caccimelio at (703) 399-2956 or sadie.caccimelio@lls.org

2020 Future Leaders Committee Co-Chairs

Sarah Dickman

Project Manager
Driven, Inc.

Jordan Penoyar

Account Manager
Splunk

Auction Committee

One of the highlights of the Leukemia Ball is the silent auction, which is procured and created by a committee of volunteers from across the DC/Virginia/Maryland area. Throughout the year this committee works with donors to provide a variety of items for attendees to bid on at the event.

If you are interested in getting involved with the Auction Committee, please contact Sadie Caccimelio at (703) 399-2956 or sadie.caccimelio@lls.org

2019 Auction Committee Co-Chairs

Kristin Paolini

Becca Willcox

Manager
Events & Communications
Tysons Corner Center

Past Chairs

For the past 32 years, the Leukemia Ball has been chaired by many of Greater Washington, D.C.’s most outstanding business leaders. Through their tireless efforts, The Leukemia Ball has raised $65 million to advance the mission of LLS. We extend our deepest gratitude for their longtime commitment and dedication to helping LLS create a world without blood cancers. 

2019

  • Richard Bynum
  • Tom McCarthy

2018

  • Robert Copito
  • David DiLuigi

2017

  • Wayne Berson
  • David DiLuigi

2016

  • Ed Offterdinger
  • Wayne Berson

2015

  • Dan Waetjen
  • Ed Offterdinger

2014

  • Candace Duncan
  • Dan Waetjen

2013

  • James H. Davis, Ph.D., J.D.
  • Candace Duncan

2012

  • Robin Lineberger
  • James H. Davis, Ph.D., J.D.

2011

  • Steven L. Lilly
  • Robin Lineberger

2010

  • R. Edwin Offterdinger
  • Steven L. Lilly

2009

  • Joseph B. Kelly
  • R. Edwin Offterdinger

2008

  • Fernando Murias
  • Joseph B. Kelly

2007

  • Stephen Movius
  • Fernando Murias

2006

  • Tony Giachinta
  • Stephen Movius

2005

  • Patrick Minan
  • Tony Giachinta

2004

  • Steven L. Lilly
  • Patrick Minan

2003

  • S. Daniel Johnson
  • Steven L. Lilly

2002

  • Mark Overend
  • S. Daniel Johnson

2001

  • C. E. Andrews
  • Mark Overend

2000

  • James McAndrews
  • C. E. Andrews

1999

  • James Walls
  • James McAndrews

1998

  • William Hoover
  • James Walls

1997

  • Richard Dugan
  • William Hoover

1996

  • William Shaw
  • Richard Dugan

1995

  • Ray Ranelli
  • William Shaw

1994

  • Robert Quinlan
  • Ray Ranelli

1993

  • John Schwieters
  • Robert Quinlan

1992

  • Al Lord
  • John Schwieters

1991

  • Rusty Jackson
  • Al Lord

1990

  • Randy Waterfield
  • Rusty Jackson

1989

  • Ross Towne
  • Randy Waterfield

1988

  • Ross Towne