About the Board of Trustees - People
The Board is comprised of thirteen trustees as shown below. All Board members are appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council.
|David J. Locke, Chair||Montgomery County Council Representative|
|Lynda Von Bargen, Vice Chair||Montgomery College Retired Employees Representative|
|Philip McGaughey, Secretary||Montgomery County Public Schools Bargaining Unit Designee|
|Gino Renne||OPT/SLT Bargaining Unit Designee|
|Joseph F. Beach||Montgomery County Director of Finance, Ex-Officio Member|
|Brad Stelzer||Montgomery County Council Representative|
|Jeffrey Buddle||Fire & Rescue Bargaining Unit Designee|
|Stephen Farber||Montgomery County Council Administrator, Ex-Officio Member|
|Jennifer A. Hughes||Montgomery County Director of Management and Budget, Ex-Officio Member|
|George Willie||Public Representative|
|Kelda J.C. Simpson||Police Bargaining Unit Designee|
|William Talbot||Montgomery College Bargaining Unit Designee|
|Jennifer E. Barrett||Retired Employees Representative|
|Robert Doody||Montgomery County Public Schools Retired Employees Representative|
|Marisa N. Grant||Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Representative|
|Ruby Sherman||Montgomery College President Representative|
|Diane Wurdeman||Non-Bargaining Unit Representative|
|Shawn Stokes||Montgomery County Director of Human Resources, Ex-Officio Member|
The day-to-day management of the Board of Trustees is delegated to the Executive Director, who is recommended by the Board and appointed by the Chief Administrative Officer. The Executive Director acts as an adviser to the Board on all investment-related matters and oversees all Board and investment activities.
The Board's General Counsel represents the Board on tax and fiduciary matters.