Post Operations

SAME DC Post 2018 Board of Directors

2018 Officers (1-year term)


Scott Higgins, PE

1st Vice President (Committees)

Al O'Konski, AIA

2nd Vice President (Streamers)

CDR Patrick Jors


Mark Hochberg

Secretary (Communications & Outreach)

Amanda Sanderson

Past Post President

Susan Merrigan, FSAME, FSMPS, CPSM

Directors (14 Total - 2 Year Term)

Emergency Preparedness and Infrastructure Resilience

Brett Blanton, PE, CEM


Brian Moore, PE, CCM, LEED AP


Elizabeth Koski

Young Members / Special Programs & Arrangements

Corinn Bovi

Sustaining Members

Kurt Maldovan

Small Business

Lisa Kuruvilla, PMP, PCC, CMC, CEC

GW Mentor & Andrews AFB Chapter Liaison

Markus Henneke, PE, PMP

Individual Members

Max Kantzer, PE, LEED AP

Howard University Mentor

Cameron Manning, PE, FSAME (CAPT, USN ret.)

Awards & Recognition

Katherine Ollinger


Jack Brady

Wounded Warriors Outreach
CDR Craig Clutts, PE, CEM, FSAME

Sponsorship Director

Michael Galante


Ben Piña, PE, LEED AP, FSAME (CAPT, USN ret.)

Other Board Supporting Members (Non-Voting)

Catholic University Co-Mentor


K-12 & Camps Co-Director

LTC Robin Ernstrom, PE

Communications & Outreach

Jehan Samhat

Golf Tournament Director

James Peck, PE, CCM

Conferences Director

Philios Angelides, PE, FSAME

Young Members Co-Director

VACANT - please contact Corinn Bovi if you are interested

L&M Program

Robert Wolff, PhD, PE, FSAME

Team River Runner Liaison

John Thrower, CCM, LEED

SAME Field/Student Chapter Supporting Members (Non-Voting)

Andrews AFB Field Chapter President

Lt Col Lisa Mabbutt

Andrews AFB Field Chapter Vice President

Capt Tim Kim

GWU Student Chap. President

Anna Rose Valaika

Howard University Student Chap. President

Keyera Howard

Catholic University Student Chap. POC

Joseph DiBella

Catholic University Student Chap. Alt POC

Nick Yager