Greater Washington Region Heart Ball


A Message from Our CEO

for position only

Together we are changing the way the world thinks about health and life. We’re transforming attitudes and behaviors, so people everywhere can experience the best possible health–today and for the rest of their lives … from generation to generation. Through research, education and advocacy, we are making an extraordinary impact … changing and saving lives — reducing disease, disability and death. The work that we’re doing … that all of YOU are doing … is leading to real, lasting change.

While there is much work ahead, we are in this together — for the lives of those we love. Thank you again for your generous support and unwavering commitment to our mission. You are making an impact on your community, on our nation and on the world.

Warm regards,

Nancy Brown
Chief Executive Officer
American Heart Association

Leadership Team

  • Greater Washington Region 
  • 2013 Heart Ball Leadership

    2013 Heart Ball Event Chair
    Matthew Voorhees, Anybill

    Executive Leadership Team 
    Cheryl Campbell, CGI
    David Cohen, DCI Consulting
    Joanne Connelly,
    ConnellyWorks, Inc.
    Aaron Daniels, Cor Vitae
    Lisa Dezzutti, Cor Vitae
    Candace Duncan, KPMG
    Rob Franklin, MorganFranklin
    Cheryl Healton, Legacy Foundation
    Margaret H. Kavalaris, Denton's
    Vadim Pogosov, CareFirst
    Dale Peck, Peck Advisory Services 
    Anna Powell, Wells Fargo
    Kelly Wing, American Systems

  • Open Your Heart

    Jon Forster (Co-Chair), Greenberg Traurig LLP
    Rob Franklin (Co-Chair), MorganFranklin
    Robert Blake, MorganFranklin
    Christopher Carr, JP Morgan

    Solongo Erdenekhuyag,  IntelEnergy

    Stan Gutkowski, Accenture (retired)

    Ingrid Mendoza, ICS NextGen

    Kristen Olson

    Dale Peck, Peck Advisory Services

  • George Stone (Chair), National Geographic Traveler
    Barbara Azzinaro, Azzinaro Associates
    Lisa Cohen
    Ahmad Hajj, Broadwater Capital
    Mark Indre,
    J.W. Marriott
    Dr. Martin Kanovsky,
    Andrew Lounder,
    University of Maryland