Member Buzz: July 2022

July 8, 2022

Highlighting the Latest News and Achievements of LGW Members


Chuck Bean (’05) announced that he will depart his role as Executive Director of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments in February of 2023


Mayor Muriel Bowser (’13) won the DC Democratic mayoral primary and will be up for re-election in November

Sara Brenner (’13) has been chosen to lead the newly reimagined Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Washington, which will focus on engaging Jewish funders in creating a more just and equitable world

Charles R. Lowery Jr. (’13) has been elected president-elect of the D.C. Bar for the 2022–2023 term


Chris Morrison (’19) received the 2022 Business of Pride Award from the Washington Business Journal


Dr. Marla Dean (’20) has been named Senior Director of the Health Equity Fund at Greater Washington Community Foundation


Emika Abe (’21) has departed as Managing Director of the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company; the musical A Strange Loop, which recently won the 2022 Tony Award for Best New Musical, originated at the theatre during Emika’s tenure

Latrena Owens (’21) was honored as a 20th Annual Cafritz Awards finalist


Ryan Palmer (’22) has been named Executive Director of The Horning Family Foundation

Member Buzz: July 2022