Shahara Anderson-DavisCommunications & Event Manager
Shahara Anderson-Davis is a brand development and management professional who has held positions at the 11th Street Bridge Park and DC Chamber of Commerce. She is a proud alumnus of Temple University where she obtained a B.B.A in International Business Administration and has studied abroad in Argentina and Vietnam. She has developed transferable skills as she continues her professional career focusing in strategic communications strategies and stakeholder engagement in her hometown - the nation's capital.
Anthony W. BarnesChief Operating Officer
Anthony Barnes joined the AMAC team in January 2015. He has previously worked in fundraising at Doctors Community Hospital, a non-profit hospital in Lanham, MD. Prior to Doctors Community Hospital, Anthony worked in fundraising and member relations at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in Alexandria, VA. Anthony received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oakwood University in Huntsville, AL. He also received a Master of Public Administration degree from Bowie State University in Bowie, MD, concentrating in Public Policy.
Mareco Edwards, Esq.General Counsel
Mareco is a licensed attorney and experienced risk manager with more than 25 years of experience in solving problems and moving business forward. He is a graduate of Howard University with a degree in finance and a cum laude graduate of the University of Baltimore School of Law.
Terri FriersonProgram Manager, AMAC Foundation
Terri Frierson is Managing Principal of Palladium Holdings, a woman owned company, that is a comprehensive strategic business advisory and operations improvement firm. Most of Terri’s 25+ year career has been spent in corporate administration, project management and process and logistics improvement. In her role, Terri currently serves as Program Manager for AMAC Foundation which develops educational programs, scholarship and mentorship opportunities, and shares information to support aviation and airport industry professionals, from college students beginning their careers to seasoned professionals.
Jovan Goldstein is founder and Managing Principal of JT Goldstein, LLC, a Certified Public Accounting Firm (“CPA”), based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jovan is in charge of the firm’s Audit & Assurance and Tax Departments. He serves as an Engagement Partner and business advisor to the firm’s clients and provides leadership on various audit, tax, CFO advisory and technical engagements. Jovan has over 15 years of certified public accounting experience and prior to creating his own firm was a partner in a regional size firm.
Jessica MaimonMembership Manager
Jessica Maimon is a native Washingtonian who graduated from James Madison University with a Business degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, along with a second degree in Spanish language. She has 10 years of membership and meetings experience working in associations of varying size and industry representation, the most recent being the Specialty Graphics Imaging Association (SGIA) and the Food Marketing Institute (FMI), both located in Northern Virginia.
Chermaina RoundtreePrograms & Corporate Development Director
Chermaina Roundtree is a results oriented, strategic thinker with a background in community engagement and business development. She joins AMAC after serving as the Compliance Manager for MarketPlace PHL at the Philadelphia International Airport. Prior to her role at MarketPlace, she served as the Manager of Member Engagement and Diversity & Inclusion with the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia where she oversaw the development and management of the Chamber’s Diversity & Inclusion program series. Chermaina brings more than 13+ years in program management, sponsor and member engagement to the team.
Erik Sams is a talented and highly self-motivated Graphic/ Web Designer with extensive experience in print design, multimedia, marketing and web development. He possesses exceptional collaborative, interpersonal, written and verbal skills. He is accustomed to performing in fast-paced, deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget and design requirements. His 14-year track record demonstrates strong analytical and problem solving skills, computer proficiency and the ability to follow through with projects from inception to completion.