Board of Directors

 
  Col. Mary Lowe Mayhugh (Ret.)    Founder & President   Mary Lowe retired as a Colonel from the Active Duty Army in 2016. During her career she worked in multiple countries including Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq, Kuwait and Afghanistan and has participated in multiple domestic operations including Y2K, 9/11 and Katrina. She has a wealth of experience successfully engaging the Military Services, government agencies, Congress and the White House. Her work transformed military readiness programs and shaped strategies that created collaborative partnerships between the Department of Defense, government agencies and the private sector, to improve access to resources for Military Service Members and their families. She is currently a Principal with MITRE Corporation, Public Sector.

Col. Mary Lowe Mayhugh (Ret.)

Founder & President

Mary Lowe retired as a Colonel from the Active Duty Army in 2016. During her career she worked in multiple countries including Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq, Kuwait and Afghanistan and has participated in multiple domestic operations including Y2K, 9/11 and Katrina. She has a wealth of experience successfully engaging the Military Services, government agencies, Congress and the White House. Her work transformed military readiness programs and shaped strategies that created collaborative partnerships between the Department of Defense, government agencies and the private sector, to improve access to resources for Military Service Members and their families. She is currently a Principal with MITRE Corporation, Public Sector.

  Kevin M. Mayhugh    Director   Kevin is a Senior Account Executive for designDATA, where for the past 18 years he has worked with public entities, associations and other non-profit clients providing outsourced IT Managed Services, high-end IT consulting, and private data center services. Prior to joining designDATA, Kevin was a licensed commercial insurance broker working for Alexander & Alexander and Rollins Burdick Hunter. He specialized in hospital professional liability (HPL), association professional liability (APLI), errors and omissions (E&O) and directors and officer’s liability (D&O) coverages, as well as risk financing, risk retention groups, and off shore captive insurance companies. He graduated with a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Andrews University. Kevin also served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1983 – 1989.

Kevin M. Mayhugh

Director

Kevin is a Senior Account Executive for designDATA, where for the past 18 years he has worked with public entities, associations and other non-profit clients providing outsourced IT Managed Services, high-end IT consulting, and private data center services. Prior to joining designDATA, Kevin was a licensed commercial insurance broker working for Alexander & Alexander and Rollins Burdick Hunter. He specialized in hospital professional liability (HPL), association professional liability (APLI), errors and omissions (E&O) and directors and officer’s liability (D&O) coverages, as well as risk financing, risk retention groups, and off shore captive insurance companies. He graduated with a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Andrews University. Kevin also served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1983 – 1989.

  Andrew Thomas Lloyd    Co-Founder, Secretary, Director of Development   Andrew has extensive experience with entrepreneurial development and funding in a range of industries such as health and psych tech, finance tech, music and media. Managing Partner of the Capital Business Collective he utilizes this experience as a consultant, advisor and investor. Currently working at MITRE Corporation in Health Transformation and studying Business and Finance at American University.

Andrew Thomas Lloyd

Co-Founder, Secretary, Director of Development

Andrew has extensive experience with entrepreneurial development and funding in a range of industries such as health and psych tech, finance tech, music and media. Managing Partner of the Capital Business Collective he utilizes this experience as a consultant, advisor and investor. Currently working at MITRE Corporation in Health Transformation and studying Business and Finance at American University.

  Dr. William d'Alelio    Co-Founder, Director of Science   Dr. d’Alelio specializes in psychotherapy, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Program Development for Psychological Treatment. He has over 35 years of experience in Clinical Psychology. He received his PhD from University of Miami Coral Gables in 1983, with specialized training in PTSD Crisis Intervention at The Langley Porter Neuropsychiatric Institute of The University of California.

Dr. William d'Alelio

Co-Founder, Director of Science

Dr. d’Alelio specializes in psychotherapy, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and Program Development for Psychological Treatment. He has over 35 years of experience in Clinical Psychology. He received his PhD from University of Miami Coral Gables in 1983, with specialized training in PTSD Crisis Intervention at The Langley Porter Neuropsychiatric Institute of The University of California.

 
  Allen Pierce    Director of Individual Giving   Allen is a native of Cambridge Massachusetts. A graduate of Drew University with degrees in French Literature and Music, he also studied music theory and composition at the Juilliard School of Music in New York City. In his professional career, he has over 20 years of experience in sales, business development, fundraising and relationship management working in both the non-profit and private business sectors. He is an active Board and Team Member of Rock Creek Rowing, and of the John P. Mayhugh Foundation.

Allen Pierce

Director of Individual Giving

Allen is a native of Cambridge Massachusetts. A graduate of Drew University with degrees in French Literature and Music, he also studied music theory and composition at the Juilliard School of Music in New York City. In his professional career, he has over 20 years of experience in sales, business development, fundraising and relationship management working in both the non-profit and private business sectors. He is an active Board and Team Member of Rock Creek Rowing, and of the John P. Mayhugh Foundation.

  Michael Catudal    Treasurer, Director of Corporate Sponsorship   Michael earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Arabic and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire in 2009. A New England native, he moved to Bethesda, MD in 2016. Michael is extremely passionate about Veterans’ issues, particularly following his medical discharge from Marine Corps Officer Candidates School in 2011. As Managing Partner of the Capital Business Collective, he is a consultant with specialties in management and business operations, manufacturing and automation, and emerging technology and innovation.

Michael Catudal

Treasurer, Director of Corporate Sponsorship

Michael earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Arabic and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire in 2009. A New England native, he moved to Bethesda, MD in 2016. Michael is extremely passionate about Veterans’ issues, particularly following his medical discharge from Marine Corps Officer Candidates School in 2011. As Managing Partner of the Capital Business Collective, he is a consultant with specialties in management and business operations, manufacturing and automation, and emerging technology and innovation.

  Patrick McGhee    Director of Health Policy   Patrick McGhee has nine years of experience leading and coordinating federal advisory projects for healthcare, military, and defense agencies, including VA, HHS, CMS, CDC, DHS, and DoD. He has supported federal work related to Medicaid and Medicare reform, PPACA policy implementation, eligibility and enrollment (E/E) determinations, and CBRN defense responsiveness modelling. He has also consulted for private life science clients on drug and device commercialization strategy, international health technology assessments (HTAs), and technology transfer. He has a Master’s Degree in Health Policy and Management from Harvard University.

Patrick McGhee

Director of Health Policy

Patrick McGhee has nine years of experience leading and coordinating federal advisory projects for healthcare, military, and defense agencies, including VA, HHS, CMS, CDC, DHS, and DoD. He has supported federal work related to Medicaid and Medicare reform, PPACA policy implementation, eligibility and enrollment (E/E) determinations, and CBRN defense responsiveness modelling. He has also consulted for private life science clients on drug and device commercialization strategy, international health technology assessments (HTAs), and technology transfer. He has a Master’s Degree in Health Policy and Management from Harvard University.

 Susanna Aguirre  Director of Public Policy & Community Outreach  Susanna brings extensive experience across Congress, federal agencies, and the public health community. Susanna began her career as staffer on Capitol Hill and has led the government affairs efforts at the American Association for Cancer Research, the American Medical Informatics Association, the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (where she served on a task force on the opioid epidemic for the Office of National Drug Control Policy), and currently the National Sleep Foundation.

Susanna Aguirre

Director of Public Policy & Community Outreach

Susanna brings extensive experience across Congress, federal agencies, and the public health community. Susanna began her career as staffer on Capitol Hill and has led the government affairs efforts at the American Association for Cancer Research, the American Medical Informatics Association, the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (where she served on a task force on the opioid epidemic for the Office of National Drug Control Policy), and currently the National Sleep Foundation.

 
 
 

 

Elected Directors

Ben King

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Robert Walde

SPECIAL DIRECTOR

 

Katie McCracken

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC RELATIONS

Bobby Ross

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR