Meet Our Leadership

The Children’s Inn is led by a senior management team with broad non-profit experience. In addition, The Inn has a diverse Board of Directors and active Trustees who provide feedback, guidance, and support to the leadership team.

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Jennie Lucca

Chief Executive Officer

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Tammy Pinson

Chief Operating Officer

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Cathy Morales

Chief Program and Services Officer

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Fern Stone

Chief Philanthropy & Communications Officer

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Donald Rodrick

Chief Financial Officer

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Amir Bahmani

Director of Information Technology

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Brian Schmoyer

Director of Facilities and Construction Management

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Melissa Dell’Omo

Associate Director, Office of the CEO

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Chief of Emotional Support and Engagement

Meet Our Senior Staff

Aisha Campbell, Director of Resident Services and Family Programs

Liza Cole, Director of Leadership and Legacy Giving

Liz Gouldman, Director of Marketing & Communications

Peter Spring, Director of Development Operations

Joan Wisner-Carlson, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations

Meet Our Board of Directors

Susan Penfield, Board Chair
Executive Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton

Brian Kelly, Board Vice Chair
Editorial Director/Executive Vice President US News and World Report

Prachee J. Devadas, Board Secretary
President and CEO, Synergy Enterprises, Inc.

Liz Wurster, Board Treasurer
Executive Director, J.P. Morgan

Lois Alperstein
Business Owner and Philanthropist

Diana Araoz-Fraser
Vice President, HKS, Inc.

Matthew Bell, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President, Global Portfolio and Project Management, AstraZeneca

Anton Cohen, CPA
Partner, CohnReznick LLP

William L. Dahut, M.D.
Chief Scientific Officer, American Cancer Society
*Dr. Dahut is serving on the Board in his personal capacity

Erin Darling, J.D.
 Associate Vice President and Counsel, Federal Policy, Merck & Co. Inc.

Christine Grady, MSN, Ph.D.
 Chief, Department of Bioethics, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
*Dr. Grady is serving on the Board in her personal capacity

Jamie Gentille, MPH, CCLS
Director of Child Life Services at Inova Children’s Hospital

Philipia Hillman, Ph.D.
Vice President of Talent and Client Solutions, THRUUE

Beth Meagher
Government and Public Service Chief Strategy Officer and Strategy and Transformation Leader, Deloitte Consulting

Kamal Narang
Vice President, Health Group, GDIT

Jill Olmstead
Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services

Scott Royal, Ph.D.
President and CEO, Westat

Porter Shifflett
Vice President, Organizational Capability Marriott International

Michelle Taylor
President and CEO BETAH Associates, Inc.

Scott Vogel
Owner, The Front Porch Restaurant

Meet Our Trustees

Dale A. Adams

Martha-Ann Alito

Timothy J. Atkin

Diane Baker

Abigail Blunt

Sandra (Sandy) Davis, Co-Chair

Congresswoman Deborah I. Dingell 

Pepe Figueroa

John I. Gallin, M.D.

Edward Greissing

Robert (Rob) Guerra 

Lee J. Helman, M.D.

Dianne G. Kay

Molly Mahoney Matthews, Co-Chair

Beth Maloney

Robert A. McMahon

Edward Orton, Ph.D.

Todd Pantezzi

Holly Cobb Parker

Philip A. Pizzo, M.D.

Jay C. Planalp

Mark J. Raabe

Kristine Ribas

Ryan A. Riel

Kathy L. Russell 

Randy Schools

Sandeep Somaiya

Constantine Stratakis, M.D.

Robert J. Vogel

Dan Weaver, CPA

Dennis Webster

Lori Wiener, Ph.D.

Lauren V. Wood, M.D.