Our advisory committee, composed of dedicated individuals from diverse backgrounds and representing many of our partner agencies, brings both nonprofit and government expertise to this initiative. The committee meets monthly to review progress, provide feedback, share resources, and make recommendations to the Center staff and county leadership. Click on each member’s name to view their biography.

Alison Flores
Director of the Office of Hispanic/Latino and Multicultural Resources
Amy Gowan
Economic Development Corporation
Catherine Hollerbach
Anne Arundel Public Libraries
Erin Karpewicz
Arundel Community Development Services
Kristen Krall
Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County
Kirkland Murray
Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation
Dr. Felicia Patterson
Anne Arundel Community College
Kristen Pironis
Visit Annapolis
Asha Smith
Office of Equity & Human Rights
Dr. Erin Snell
The Collaborative Supporting Youth

Jennifer Purcell, PhD
Nonprofit Center Executive Director

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The Nonprofit Center is pleased to offer internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students each year. After a lengthy selection process, three individuals were selected as the inaugural intern team. They are playing an integral role in building the Center’s programs and resources. If you or anyone you know are interested in an intern position, please check the postings at aacounty.org/jobs.

Anthony Morgan
Furman University
Penelope Green
Anne Arundel Community College

Simone Flynn
University of Maryland
Igor Holt
Anne Arundel Community College