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Our Mission

What Moves Us

The Maryland LGBT Chamber of Commerce empowers and promotes the economic well-being of the LGBT+ community in the Maryland marketplace through education, networking and advocacy. As a vital link between government, businesses and our allies, the Chamber facilitates equality, prosperity and inclusivity for all members of the LGBT+ community.


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Our Vision

Looking to the future

Our vision is to be the leader in the economic fabric of Maryland, working to unite LGBT+ professionals and businesses with business, government and community entities for the common goals of inclusivity, fairness and prosperity for all of our members in their business endeavors.


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Current Board of Directors

Meet our Board Members

Terri Hett Board President

Rafael Ortiz Vice Chair

Ricky Adams Treasurer

Darlene Niccoli Secretary

Zhee Chatmon Member-at-Large

Kristoff Bannies Member-at-Large

Kate Cusato Member-at-Large

Dean Falzone Member-at-Large

Erica Frazier Member-at-Large

Christina Dudley Member-at-Large

Emily Niccoli Member-at-Large

Marlowe Simms Member-at-Large

Many, many thanks to all the volunteers who have been working hard behind the scenes to build this Chamber!


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LEADERSHIP

Our Past Presidents and Leaders

David Imre, Chamber Co-founder and Executive Advisory Board Chair

Betsy Cerulo, Chamber Co-founder and Past President 2017 – 2018

Joan Cox, Past President 2018 – 2019

Tom Koerber, Past President 2019 – 2020