The Nation's Greatest Springtime Celebration

WASHINGTON, DC

MARCH 20 - APRIL 17, 2016
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National Cherry Blossom Festival
Board of Directors

OFFICERS
Chair*:

Kristin M. Rohr
Guest Services, Inc.

Vice Chair*:
Sue Porter

Visit Fairfax

Secretary*:
Barbara Ehrlich

Individual Member

Treasurer*:
Christy L. Toole

KPMG LLP

MEMBERS

Lisa Abrams
The Hotel Association of Washington, DC

Jeffery Bank
The Alicart Restaurant Group

Theresa Belpulsi
Destination DC

Tony Cancelosi, K.M.
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Shin Donowaki
Sumitomo Corporation of Americas

Pam Galloway-Tabb
Newseum

Tony Gittens*
Filmfest DC

Marc Hitzig
The Japan-America Society of Washington DC

Kathy Hollinger
Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington

Dr. Sachiko Kuno
S&R Foundation

Karyn G. LeBlanc
Stratacomm, LLC

Mary O’Connor LoJacono

Laurel Lukaszewski
Artist

Chris McGee
Mercer

Susan E.S. Norton*
Wildscreen USA

Gregory A. O’Dell
Events DC

Todd Payne
Microsoft

Dan Sherman*
HIP Network | Sherman Hospitality

Michael Stevens, AICP
Capitol Riverfront BID

Lauren C. Vaughan
Secretary of the District of Columbia

David Yao
Council for International Cooperation

Deborah Ziska
National Gallery of Art

*Executive Committee Member

2012-2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival® Emerita
Ellie Harvey

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