Board of Directors

The First Tee of Howard County is proud to have a dedicated volunteer Board of Directors, representing a variety of industries and backgrounds, with the common goal of moving our mission forward.


Ben Clements
The Fitzgerald Team – RE/MAX Advantage

Don Van Deusen
Executive Director,
First Tee- Howard County

Phil Bryan      
Howard County Dept. of Recreation & Parks

Jim Cavanaugh 
Retired, Volunteer Coach

Dr. C. Vernon Gray
Founder (Retired)

Sean Hull
PNC Wealth Management

Joan Lovelace
The Columbia Association

Michelle Lurie
Parent Volunteer

Jeff Maynor, PGA
University of Maryland

Nicola Morgal
Howard County Dept. of Recreation & Parks

Jim Green
Dembo Jones

Rob Ugiansky
CA Wealth Management

Karin Van Slyke (Secretary) 
Coach

Dennis Hayes
NAACP (retired)

Dan Schrider
Sandy Spring Bank

Jason Jones
Baltimore Gas & Electric

Ted Hanks
Brown Advisory

Bob Cardoni (Treasurer)
Dembo Jones
Mel Alexander, Board Member, First Tee-Howard County
Mel Alexander
Retired, USPS
Mel Alexander, Board Member, First Tee-Howard County
Jenn Hawthorne
Under Armour

Not Pictured:

Prakash Saraf

Jesse Harvey
Coach Representative

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