2018 Carroll Technology Council Board of Directors

Pictured left to right:  Front Row:  Josh Kohn, Isabel DeFeo, Denise Beaver and Tyler Sturgill.  Back Row:  Robert Dorr, Chris Allport, Gary Ditto, and David Shaffer.  Not Pictured:  Terrance MacGregor

Josh Kohn, Chairman of the Board
Kohn Creative & Carroll Magazine

Terrance MacGregor, Vice Chair
ByteLion & Law IQ

Denise Beaver Secretary
Carroll County Economic Development

Chris Allport, Treasurer

Tyler Sturgill Past President
Chain Bridge Financial Group, LLC

Isabel DeFeo
IMA Marketing & Web Design

Gary Ditto
Who- a staffing company

Robert Dorr
Westminster, Maryland

David Shaffer
Tier One Technology Partners

Kati Townsley – Executive Director, Carroll Technology Council

A Westminster native who attended both Frostburg State University and McDaniel College for undergraduate and graduate studies, Kati spent her previous professional life focused in the legal field before making her philanthropic passions a career choice and joining the Carroll Tech Council in January 2014. She brings exceptional interpersonal skills and administration, communication, and technology experience to the Tech Council and is responsible for administration and operations of the organization.

She works to execute the Board of Directors’ work plan to fulfill the mission of the CTC to provide technology leadership, information, and resources to develop members’ businesses, build strong community partnerships, and advance technology in Carroll County, MD.  Kati serves on Carroll County’s Long Range Planning Committee as the representative of the technology cluster.  She is a graduate of Leadership Carroll, class of 2016.

In her “spare” time, she serves on the Board of Directors of the Reese & Community Volunteer Fire Department, the Community Media Center of Carroll County and on the Chesapeake Alumnae Association of Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity. She is an active volunteer with the Rotary Club of Bonds Meadow, the National MS Society and other community organizations.

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Holly Fowler, Executive Assistant

Holly joined Carroll Technology Council as Executive Assistant in 2018.  She has a background in nonprofit program management, and brings a suite of administrative and organizational skills to the Council.  Holly supports the efforts of the Executive Director and Board of Directors, with a focus on the organization’s philanthropic programs.

Though not native to Maryland, Holly is proud to call Carroll County home.  She attended Salisbury University as an undergraduate, and received a Masters degree in Nonprofit Management from Notre Dame University of Maryland.   Holly moved to the Westminster area in 2013, and is committed to serving the community both professionally and personally.  She is an active volunteer with local Girl Scouts, and Chairs the Education Committee of Westminster United Methodist Church.  Holly also coordinates community outreach and environmental education programming at Charlotte’s Quest Nature Center.

The Fowlers love all things outdoors, and can often be found with their two young daughters at parks and playgrounds throughout the area.

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