Board Responsibilities

The 21-member board is responsible for organizing NCAC-sponsored events. Past events included local planning conferences, panel discussions, award ceremonies, social events, volunteer opportunities, and AICP-related classes. The board also promotes planning in the community and encourages professional development within the industry.

Board members serve for two years, attend monthly board meetings, and participate in chapter activities. Current members were elected in January 2019 and terms run through December 2020.



2019-2020 Executive Board

Position Board Member
President Paul Moyer, AICP
President-Elect Jeremy Hurlbutt
Professional Development Officer Clark Larson, AICP
Professional Development Officer-Elect Mark Lewis-Degrace, AICP
Vice President for Communications Lindsay Smith
Vice President of Diversity & Outreach Radhika Mohan, AICP
Vice President of Membership Kayla Gail Anthony, AICP
Secretary Laura Searfoss, AICP
Treasurer Lee Ford-Dwyer, AICP
At-Large Director Jose Ayala, CNU-A
At-Large Director Erkin Ozberk, AICP
At-Large Director Natalie Patterson
At-Large Director Christian Pulley
Faculty Representative - George Washington University Andrew Bernish, AICP, GISP
Faculty Representative - Georgetown University Uwe Brandes
Faculty Representative - University of Maryland Casey Dawkins
Student Representatives - George Washington University Doug Krietemeyer
Student Representatives - Georgetown University Shayna Goldsmith and Carlos Pazmino
Student Representative - University of Maryland Russell Ottalini


Interested in Serving on the Board?

Serving on the NCAC-APA Board is a great way to get or stay involved in the local planning community and distinguish yourself as a leader in the urban planning profession. Board members are elected by their peers for a term of two years.

The next opportunity to join the Board will occur in 2020. Stay tuned for nomination and election information. Email notifications will be sent to all members.