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.

2018 Executive Committee:

  • Brandon DuBois, President (Capital Rowing Club)
  • Karen Werth, Vice President (Capital Rowing Club)
  • Anthony Wisniewski, Secretary (Community Clubs Representative, DC Strokes Rowing Club)
  • Bob Reichart, Treasurer (Appointed, Capital Rowing Club)

2018 Board Members:

  • Jennifer Ney (Appointed, President Emeritus, Capital Rowing Club)
  • Jim Connolly (Anacostia Watershed Society)
  • Andrew Mergen (Anacostia Watershed Society)
  • Terri Kemmerer (National Capital Area Women's Paddling Assoc.)
  • Dave Winter (National Capital Area Women's Paddling Assoc.)
  • Stephanie Hand (ACBA Collegiate Programs Rep., American University)
  • Andy Bacas (ACBA High School Representative, Gonzaga High School)

2018 Committee Chairs:

  • Site Operations Managers – Jim Smailes and Ralph Steadman