Committee Descriptions

Advising the Board of Directors on many issues are various committees. Many of these issues include the Village's environment, transportation and development, recreational programs and policy, architectural standards and MVF finances. Ad hoc committees are formed as needed to work on specific, timely topics and are appointed for a set timeframe.

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Architectural Review Board

Meeting Schedule

Wednesdays: January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7, July 12, August 3, September 6, October 4, November 1 and December 6
5 p.m.
North Creek Board Room

Reviews Property Improvement Requests for architectural changes or additions to the exterior of Village residential properties. Volunteers for this committee should be familiar with the Village and its architectural standards. A background in architecture, design, landscape design, structural engineering or the ability to read blueprints and understand building and construction terms is helpful.

ARB Meeting Packet | ARB Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Diane Stasiewicz
Board Liaison: TBD
Chairperson: Lisa Lewis
Vice-Chair: Gary Miller
Members: Alexandrine Froger, Yolawnda McKinney, Kari Salmonsen, Andrew Walker

Audit Committee

Meeting Schedule

Tuesdays: March 7, August 15, August 24 (with MVF Board), and Oct. 3
7 p.m. 
North Creek Board Room 

Advises the MVF Board of Directors on financial matters, and once jointly with the Board, reviews the budget. The committee reviews and recommends for approval the annual budget and audit, as well as recommending an accounting firm to perform the annual audit of MVF’s books, accounts and records.

Audit Committee Meeting PacketAudit Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Greg Snellings
Board Liaisons: Pam Bort
Chairperson: TBD
Vice Chair: Keith Silliman
Members: Dr. Ellen Gaston, Frank Mondell, Albert Moy, Pat Seery, Barbara St. John
MVF Treasurer: Robert Carey

Commercial Architectural Review Committee

Meeting Schedule

Fridays (as needed): February 3, April 7, May 5, August 4, October 6, December 1
9:15 a.m.
North Creek Board Room

The committee meets on an as needed basis to review proposed architectural changes to the exterior of non-residential Village properties, including design, landscaping, exterior lighting and signage, to see how these changes will blend with the surrounding neighborhoods.

CARC Meeting PacketCARC Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Diane Stasiewicz
Board Liaison: Peter Webb
Chairperson: Judi Kranz
Vice-Chair: Gary Unterberg
Members: Randy Creaser, George Smith, John Kraus, David Post, Alex Vespoli

Committee on the Environment

Meeting Schedule

Wednesdays: January 11, April 12, July 12, October 11
7:30 p.m.
North Creek Board Room

The COE makes recommendations to the MVF Board concerning the environmental quality of water areas, wildlife and forested regions in and around Montgomery Village.

COE Meeting Packet COE Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Scott Gole
Board Liaisons: Scott Dyer
Chairperson: Claudette Lease
Members: Nancy Farrar, Tim Goodfellow, Patricia Johnson, Jeannie Pizzonia, Tom Vetter, Orlow Zumwalt, Edward Ohanian, Mario Salazar, Chris Mead

Communications Committee

Meeting Schedule

Wednesdays: February 8, May 3, August 2, November 1
7 p.m.
MVF Office

The committee makes recommendations to the Board regarding MVF’s communications program, including Village News policies, marketing and branding, public information, social networking, website services and other communications issues.

Communications Committee Meeting PacketCommunications Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Mike Conroy
Board Liaison: Glenn Gargan
Chairperson: Melanie O’Brien
Members: Jenniffer Scherhaufer, Edna Miller, Jeannie Pizzonia, Christine Scott, John Llewellyn, Bryan Price 

Election Committee

Meeting Schedule

Friday, March 3
Saturday, March 4
September (TBD)

This committee meets three times annually on a schedule determined by the MVF Election Calendar (once in November and twice in early March) to administer the MVF Board election. The association’s By-laws limit committee membership to five. Applications for this committee are reviewed only when a vacancy exists.

Election Committee Meeting PacketElection Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Mike Conroy
Board Liaison: Tammy Holloway
Members: Nancy King, Moira LaVeck, Melanie O’Brien, Rebecca Smigel

Executive Committee

Meeting Schedule 

Third Monday of the month (as needed)
7 p.m.
North Creek Board Room

Reviews the proposed MVF Board agenda as submitted by the EVP after consultation with the MVF Board President and sits, as needed, as an appeals board for ARB and CARC decisions.

Executive Committee Meeting PacketExecutive Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Dave Humpton
Chairperson: Pete Young
Members: Glenn Gargan, John Driscoll, Pete Webb (Alternate)

Investment Committee

Meeting Schedule

Mondays: January 17 (Tuesday), April 17, July 17, October 16
7 p.m.
North Creek Board Room

Advises the MVF Board on matters related to investment activities. Responsibilities include making recommendations to the Board on investment strategy and policy and approving investment transactions that are in line with the policy. Certified Financial Advisors, Investment Advisors, Chief Financial Officers or others with expertise in investment management / banking are encouraged to apply.

Investment Committee Meeting Packet Investment Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaisons: Greg Snellings, Dave Humpton
Members: Glenn Gargan, Pete Young, Jeff McCloskey, Robert Carey, TBD

Nominating Committee

Meeting Schedule

January 11, September (TBD)
7 p.m.
MVF Office

Solicits applicants for the MVF Board of Directors, reviews applications for nomination and selects a slate of candidates to present to the current MVF Board. MVF’s By-laws limit membership to Village property owners.

Nominating Committee Meeting PacketNominating Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Mike Conroy
Board Liaison/Committee Chair: Jim Marsh
Members: Mohammad Siddique, Susan Dunton, Jeff McCloskey, Ben Davis

Personnel Committee

Meeting Schedule

AS NEEDED
7 p.m.
North Creek Board Room

The Personnel Committee advises the MVF Board of Directors on policies and issues related to the employees of Montgomery Village Foundation, including salary ranges, job classification and salary increase guidelines for budget preparation.  Per the MVF Bylaws, the committee shall consist of three members: the president, vice-president and immediate past president of Montgomery Village Foundation.

Personnel Committee Meeting PacketPersonnel Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Dave Humpton
Chairperson: Pete Young
Members: Glenn Gargan, John Driscoll, Pete Webb (Alternate)

Recreation Committee

Meeting Schedule

Mondays: February 6, April 17 (MVF Office), June 5, October 2, December 4
7:30  p.m.
North Creek Board Room

This committee advises the Board on matters pertaining to recreational programs and policies of the Foundation. It provides recommendations pertaining to the Recreation Department budget and makes suggestions for policies and programs for all recreational facilities, including pools, community centers and Village-wide events.

Recreation Committee Meeting Packet Recreation Committee Guidelines

Staff Liaison: Peggy Mark
Board Liaison: Laura Franke
Chairperson: Karen Neilson
Members: Susan Young, Linda Von Wernitz, Rovenia Manor, Rahul Khanna