Directors

Eric L. Sass

Vice Chairman - Eric L. Sass, Reston, VA, is the Chief Operating Officer and President of Strategic Communications & Learning for healthy Companies International, an international research and management consulting firm in Arlington, Virginia. Previously, Eric spent 22-years as a senior executive at the PBS TV Network, leading national programming, fundraising, technology development, administration and computer services, human resources, audience research, joint ventures, and business development. He is a director and vice chairman of the Greater Reston Arts Center and has served on the Board of Directors of the National Urban League.

Ginger McGuire

Ginger McGuire, Austin, TX, is a Senior Vice President with Lancaster Pollard Mortgage Company, and has more than 30 years experience in housing public policy and program management. She has worked for the federal government, Texas state government, nonprofits and private corporations. She has served as a board or advisory member for numerous organizations including the Congressional Federal Credit Union, Fannie Mae, Dallas Affordable Housing Coalition and Volunteers of America Texas.

Hunt Howell

Treasurer - Hunt Howell, Reston, VA is a consultant on economic development issues. He formerly was the Principal Economist at the Inter-American Development Bank (1980 – 2006). He has extensive experience preparing and carrying out economic development programs throughout Latin America, with emphasis on the Andean countries and the English-speaking Caribbean.  In addition, he serves as a member of the Board of the Cleveland H. Dodge Foundation (New York) since 2002 and is a volunteer with the I Have a Dream Foundation sponsored program in Anacostia (D.C.) since 1998 and was a member of  Fairfax County / Reston YMCA Board of Management (2002 – 2008).

Matt Hill

Matt Hill, New York, NY, is the director of business development, sponsorship, media sales at the National Football League. A native of Washington, D.C., he has been living in New York, NY for 13 years.  After receiving his BA from Columbia University in 2001, Matt spent five years in public relations and corporate communications at the National Football League, before returning to Columbia to complete his MBA with a focus in marketing and media management.  Matt has been active in fundraising for Global Camps Africa and other non-profits like Save Darfur and uNight, having organized multiple events to raise money and awareness for each of their causes.

Regina Bouie

Chairman - Regina Bouie, Reston, VA, has spent the last 23 years enriching the lives of children in the Northern Virginia area.  As a teacher, curriculum developer and Board of Directors member at the premiere preschool in Reston, Virginia, L.A.N.K (Lake Anne Nursery Kindergarten), she has gone above and beyond in preparing her students for their journey through life.  In addition to giving children under her tutelage the necessary emotional and social foundation to succeed every single day, she has also captured her young academics enthusiasm for science, language, mathematics and art. It is this kind of commitment that has  allowed her to put forth such great efforts as it relates to volunteerism in Northern Virginia..  She has served on the Fairfax County Public Schools Minority Achievement Committee, volunteered for Reston Interfaith and at the Embry Rucker Shelter, and has been a member of the Selection and Dinner Committee for the Best of Reston Awards for several years.  Needless to say, she has enjoyed serving the community and will continue to do so for years to come.