SFDC’s 13-member Board of Directors represents a broad cross-section of community, business, economic development, and real estate leaders.

SFDC Officers

Walter C. Clarke, President, Business Banking Vice President with Burke & Herbert Bank.

Mark Viani, Vice President, Partner and Shareholder, Bean Kinney Korman. Mark is also Chair of SFDCs’ Economic Development Committee.

Bruce Leonard, Treasurer, Managing Principal of Streetsense. He has over 20 years of experience designing and executing mixed-use projects throughout the United States and Europe.

Carlos Heard, Secretary, Acquisitions, B.F. Saul Company.

SFDC Board of Directors

Katy Fike, Realtor with McEnearney Associates. Member of the Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Mike Kitchen, Vice President of Land Development, Christopher Consultants

Richard (Dick) Knapp has spent 27 years in the US Army and a decade in private industry. He has been involved with the revitalization of Richmond Highway since 1978, and is active in his community association church. He currently is the Co-chair of SFDC’s M-CAPT Committee.

Vik Patel, Senior Vice President of Baywood Hotels.

Karen Pohorylo, Owner of Pohorylo’z Fitness Upholstery. Karen is a native of the Mount Vernon area and an active member of Mount Vernon Council of Citizens’ Association, Fairfax Federation, and Engleside Civic Association.

Chris Soule, former president of the Jefferson Manner Civic Association

John Thillmann, former Vice President, Landmark Atlantic Holdings (retired).

Rebecca (Becky) Todd, President of Todd Restaurants, Inc.

Ellen Young is a civic association president and the appointee of the Mount Vernon Council of Civic Associations.