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The Board of Directors of The Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce has adopted these Goals and Objectives for 1996-97.

They reflect the Chamber's on-going commitment to make Bethesda-Chevy Chase a preeminent place in which to live and thrive.

Each Goal and Objective has been assigned to the appropriate Vice President for implementation within a specific timetable through committees, forums and task forces under his or her direction with the support of the Assistant Vice Presidents and Board members assigned to their areas.

This page contains the current list of all Committee Chairs.

Open Chairs:
Member Services:
  • After Hours Reception
  • Installation & Awards Dinner
  • Monthly Members Lunch
Economic Development:
  • Non Profit/Association Forum
  • Professional Services Forum

1996-97 Committee Chairs

Economic Development

Economic Initiatives Committee

Pat Harris (Wilkes, Artis, Hedrick & Lane, Chtd.) &
John Alexander (AMR Commercial LLC)

Friendship Heights Liaison

David Dolan (Chevy Chase Land Company)

Commercial Real Estate Forum

John Alexander (AMR Commercial LLC)

Cultural Arts Committee

Monica Jeffries (Strathmore Hall Arts Center)

Non Profit/Association Forum


Small Business Committee

Stuart Brodsky (General Business Services) &
Nancy Gusman (Attorney)

Professional Services Forum


Senior Market Forum

Marilyn Kressel (Feldman & Kressel)

Housing Committee

John Murgolo (Aldon Management)

Government Relations

State Relations Committee

Jack Bregman (Bregman and Company)

Policy & Planning Committee

Todd Brown (Linowes and Blocher LLP)

Parking & Transportation Committee

M.G. Diamond (Abrams, West & Storm, P.C.)

Membership Development/Communications

Membership Committee

Barry Cogan (Realty Network REALTORS)

Added Value Committee

Marcia Custer (Chesapeake Embroidery & Design)

Major Employer Committee

Tracy Bloom (Creative Parties, Ltd.)

Communications Strategies Committee

Marilyn Bagel (Marilyn Bagel, Writer)

Communications Technology Committee

Chris Smith (CommonWealth Financial Group)

Community Development/Education

Community Development Committee

Susan Lemmon (Sandy Spring National Bank)

Community Services Day Subcommittee

Anita Centofanti (Pardoe Real Estate)

Blood Drive Subcommittee

Randy Hamas (Power & Hamas,P.A.)

Holiday Goodwill Dinner Subcommittee

Ben King (Gaylord's Lamps & Shades)

Education Committee

Jim Nelson (Ricketts, Nelson & Mudd)

Career Fair Subcommittee

Keith Mayhew (C.W. Amos of Bethesda)

Career Partnership Day Subcommittee

Janet Frensilli (Metropolitan Washington Blood Bank)

Member Services

Affinity Program Committee

Randy Schools (NIH Recreation & Welfare Association)

Seminar Committee

Kenneth Schoo (Signet Bank/Maryland)

Events Committee

Jane Rogers

Show Biz

Walter Pennington (Dembo, Jones, Healy, Pennington, & Ahalt)

Golf & Tennis Classic

Michael Fitzgerald (Sequoia National Bank)

Monte Carlo Night

Catherine Costopolous (Chevy Chase Land Company)

Networking Breakfast

Stephen Eckstrom (York Flowers, Inc.)

After Hours Reception


Monthly Members Lunch


Installation & Awards Dinner


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