Board of Directors
CIS of the Nation’s Capital operates under the leadership of Interim Executive Director Mimi Castaldi and a small staff who coordinate services in designated schools. This team is accountable to a Board of Directors. Working together they are responsible for the oversight of operations, fundraising, financial management, and budgeting.
BOARD OF DIRECTORSChair: Kimberly Johnson
Vice Chair: Kendall Houghton
Secretary: Ann Gardner
Treasurer: Brian Reid
Interim ED: Mimi Castaldi
Partner, Beveridge and Diamond, P.C.
Charles A. Clarkson
Chairman, IxReveal Inc.
Cynthia M. Dinkins
President and CEO, Northern Virginia Urban League
Ann E. Gardner
Kendall L. Houghton
Partner, Alston & Bird, LLP
Vice President and Chief of Staff, Capital Markets Strategy, Fannie Mae
President, Kimsey Foundation
Shannon Melideo, Ph.D.
Chair, Marymount University Department of Education
Chief Economist, Investment Company Institute
Michelle L. Rice
Executive Vice President, Affiliate Sales & Marketing, TV One, LLC.
Christine Sabatino, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, National Catholic School of Social Service, The Catholic University of America
Vice President, Community Footprints, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company
Interim Executive Director
(As of January 2013)