Board of Directors

The ACBA Board of Directors is appointed by the member organizations according to ACBA's bylaws, and also includes two members appointed by the District of Columbia Government, according to the terms of the lease through which ACBA uses National Park Service land at the 11th Street Bridge for its boathouse and outdoor boat storage facilities.

2013 Executive Committee:
  • Christina Erling, President (Capital Rowing Club)
  • Jennifer Ney, Vice President (Capital Rowing Club)
  • Ken King, Treasurer (National Capital Area Women's Paddling Assoc.)
  • Chris Casey, Secretary (National Capital Area Women's Paddling Assoc.)
2013 Board Members:
  • Lindsey Mellon  (Community Clubs Representative, DC Strokes Rowing Club)
  • Jim Connolly (Anacostia Watershed Society)
  • Robert Day (Organization for Anacostia Rowing and Sculling)
  • Paul Pearlstein (Organization for Anacostia Rowing and Sculling)
  • Gloria Black (National Capital Area Women's Paddling Assoc.)
  • Jordan D'Eri (ACBA Collegiate Programs Rep., American University)
  • Jim Aust (ACBA High School Representative, Bishop Ireton High School)
  • Andrew Mergen (Anacostia Watershed Society)
  • Tom Crane (Capital Rowing Club)
2013 Committee Chairs:
  • Jim Smailes, Operations (Capital Rowing Club)
  • Andrew Schmadel, Website (DC Strokes Rowing Club)