|Board of Directors|
2016 Board of Directors
The area's leading companies and executives shape the future of the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council through our Board of Directors.
Our members supply the vision, knowledge and support that enables the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council to continue to grow and prosper.
2016 Board Members
President: Jason Silva, ByteGrid
Todd Marks is the
teacher-turned-technologist and founder of Mindgrub Technologies, the
first Innovation Technology Agency of its kind. Based in Baltimore,
Mindgrub is a mobile, social and web applications consultancy, working
with companies and organizations in a variety of industries to bring
their brand to mobile. Mindgrub offers creative and technical services, a
proprietary white-label location-based services, augmented reality, and
mobile gaming framework.
Treasurer: Angela Chaney, CohnReznick
Angela Chaney, CPA, is a senior manager in CohnReznick’s Tax Practice. Based in our Annapolis office, she has more than 19 years of experience in public accounting. She specializes in providing an extensive array of accounting and tax services to privately held businesses and their owners. Her clients include medical practices, law firms, and technology companies.
Greg Stone is a partner with the law firm of Whiteford, Taylor & Preston LLP, where he serves as the Co-Chair of the firm's Technology and Intellectual Property Practice Group. That group represents clients ranging from individual inventors and small businesses to Fortune 500 companies in all aspects of technology and intellectual property matters across a wide spectrum of industries and technologies. His own practice focuses on patent prosecution, patent infringement & validity, intellectual property infringement and licensing, software licensing and E-commerce issues, and continues to develop particular substantive concentrations in areas of cyber security and clean energy technologies. Prior to starting his legal practice in 1996, Greg served as a Patent Examiner at the United States Patent & Trademark Office, and as a mechanical engineer for the Department of the Army.
Greg has been a guest lecturer at a variety of technical and legal conferences across the country, and is an active member of the American Bar Association and the Maryland Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association and the Intellectual Property Owners Association. Greg received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Baltimore School of Law and his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Maryland, College Park.
President Emeritus: Tim Lorello, Seculore Solutions
Tim Lorello is President & CEO of SecuLore Solutions, a Cybersecurity firm focused on solutions for our Public Safety Infrastructure. Prior to founding SecuLore, Mr. Lorello was SVP & Chief Marketing Officer at TeleCommunication Systems (TCS), a NASDAQ company headquartered in Annapolis. TCS was well known for its pioneering innovations benefiting Public Safety and spearheaded Regulatory (FCC) and Legislative activity to support the advancement of our 9-1-1 system. Mr. Lorello held a broad range of roles during the 21 years of his tenure at TCS, including SVP and GM of TCS’ Network Intelligence Division, responsible for the development and global deployment of messaging and location technology platforms for wireless operators on six continents. As part of the C-suite, he was directly involved in raising capital for TCS, including a $10M mezzanine financing round in 1999; and his commercial expertise provided the foundation for TCS to become a publicly-traded company in 2000. Prior to TCS, Mr. Lorello worked for 11 years at AT&T Bell Laboratories where he specialized in R&D for one of the world’s preeminent telephony switching platforms and the creation of AT&T’s Advanced Intelligent Network platform. Mr. Lorello holds 20 patents and has an MSEE from Northwestern University and a BA in Physics from University of Chicago.
Kathleen Booth, co-founder and CEO, Quintain Marketing
Mary Burkholder, Executive Vice President, Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation
Ann Burns, SPHR, Tenable Network Security
Larry Duncan, Vice President, Lockheed Martin
Trish Farrell, Partner, MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services
Lyle Fowlkes, Consultant
Brian Green, Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton
Dorothea Henderson, Senior Director, Rockwell Collins
Dana Liedholm, Senior Director, Comtech/TCS
Chuck Moser, CFO, IntelliGenesis
Don Nippard, Senior Business Developer, Skyline Technology Solutions
Michael Peart, I4DM
John Roberts, M&T Bank
Geri Sullivan, Comcast
Karen Sutter, President, The Sutter Group
FounderTrac - Final Pitch Event