Member Buzz - June 2020

June 17, 2020

Highlighting the latest achievements of LGW members

Class of 2009

Lois Frankel ('09) recently started in a new position with X4Health a purpose-driven firm powering social impact projects in healthcare.

Class of 2013

Angela Franco ('13)  senior adviser to DC's health insurance exchange is serving as interim President of the Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce while they look for a permanent successor. 

Mayor Muriel Bowser ('13) featured in this CNN story covering the demonstrations and the renaming of Lafayette Square Park to Black Lives Matter Plaza. 

Class of 2014

Kelly Veney Darnell ('14) recently started a new role as COO for the Bipartisan Policy Center.

Michelle D. Gilliard ('14) is now Director, US Education and Workforce Department at FHI 360.

Valarie Ashley ('14) recently started a new role as Director of Prince George's County Programs for Fair Chance.

Class of 2015

Cliff Yee ('15) named one of the star CFO's for 2020 by DCA Live.

Class of 2019

Kyle Schoppmann ('19) promoted to President of CBRE's Mid-Atlantic Division.

Class of 2020

Paola Moya ('20) and her firm announced that they are nearing completion on an affordable complex that includes permanent supportive housing for women who are veterans, recovering addicts, victims of domestic violence, and returning citizens.


More than 30 LGW leaders and counting have shared their thoughts on the racism in our country and the demonstrations in this article in the Washington Business Journal from Vandana Sinha ('18).

Member Buzz - June 2020