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Event Committees

Honorary Committee

The Honorable Ben Cardin, United States Senate
The Honorable Chris Van Hollen, United States Senate
The Honorable Gerald Connolly, United States House of Representatives 
The Honorable Steny H. Hoyer, United States House of Representatives
The Honorable Eleanor Holmes Norton, United States House of Representative
The Honorable Jamie Raskin, United States House of Representatives
The Honorable John S. Edwards, Virginia State Senate
The Honorable Sheila E. Hixson, Maryland House of Delegates
Bishop Elizabeth Eaton, Presiding Bishop, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Bishop Richard Graham, Metro Washington DC Synod, ELCA
Ambassador Theodore E. Russell
Ambassador Daniel V. Speckhard, President and CEO, Lutheran World Relief
Chairperson Dannielle M. Glaros, County Council of Prince George's County, Maryland
Chairperson Phil Mendelson, Council of the District of Columbia
Council Member Vincent C. Gray, Council of the District of Columbia
Council Member Brandon T. Todd, Council of the District of Columbia
Council Member At-Large Robert C. White, Jr., Council of the District of Columbia
Ms. Charlotte Haberaecker, President and CEO, Lutheran Services in America 
Mr. Mark Hetfield, President and CEO, HIAS
Mr. James LeMunyon, Former Virginia State Representative
Ms. Diane Rehm, Host, “On My Mind”, WAMU 88.5

Host Committee

Mr. Tufail Ahmed, Montgomery County Muslim Foundation
Mr. Alex Boycheck, Empowered Women International
Mr. Ray Michael Bridgewater, President / CEO, Assembly of Petworth 
Mr. Kevin R. Craft, Governor's Commission on African Affairs, MD
Ms. Kristi P. Johnson, LSS/NCA Volunteer & Supprter
Reverend Mansfield “Kasey” Kaseman, Interfaith Community Liaison, Montgomery County Office of Community Partnership
Reverend Jeanne Lowe, LSS/NCA Supporter
Mrs. Ruth Manchester, Volunteer RN for Youth Haven Program
Ms. Christina W. Poy, Administrative Director, Governor's Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs
Ms. Margo Stein, MS Associates
Tho Tran, Vietnamese American Services

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