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Meet our board of directors

The board of directors provides broad oversight of the activities of the MCHIEF and fiscal oversight through regular reports on the budget.  Directors include representatives of our key constituencies and meet quarterly.

Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative Education Fund, Inc.

President– Vincent DeMarco
Vice President
–Dr. Darrell Gaskin, Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Glenn Schneider, Horizon Foundation
Founder –
 Peter Beilenson
Emeritus Board Member – Joel Rabin
Anna Davis, Advocates for Children and Youth
Mark Derbyshire, Park Moving and Storage
Dr. Toby Gordon, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School
Isazetta Spikes, Maryland Chapter, NAACP
Susan Talbott, RN MA MBA, Community and health activist
Elder Doug Wilson, Kingdom Life Church
Jamal Lee, Breasia Productions


The Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative, Inc. is a sister organization of our Education Fund. It is a 501(c)(4) organization and takes action on important issues relating to our shared goal of expanding access to quality, affordable health care. This board also includes representatives of our key constituencies and meets quarterly.

Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative, Inc.

President – Vincent DeMarco
Vice President
–Bishop Larry Lee Thomas, United Black Clergy of Anne Arundel County
Jamal Lee, Breasia Productions
Founder – Peter Beilenson
Emeritus Board Member – Joel Rabin
Jim Campbell, AARP Maryland
Rev. Lee Hudson, Lutheran Office on Public Policy
Ricarra Jones, 1199 SEIU Health Care Workers East
Len Lucchi, O’Malley, Miles, Nylen & Gilmore
Glenn Schneider, Horizon Foundation