Trustees

Hopkins House is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees, elected by the Community Stakeholders and comprised of a broad mix of distinguished members of the community who work or reside in the Washington metropolitan area:


Board Officers

 
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CHAIR - JAMES L. BANKS, Jr. Attorney.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2016.
 
Mr. Banks is General Counsel for the Society for Human Resource Management. A resident of Potomac Falls, Virginia, Mr. Banks holds a Juris Doctor degree from University of Virginia. He is a member of the Trustees’ Budget & Personnel Policy Committee.




Bud_HartCHAIR-ELECT - HARRY "BUD" HART. Attorney.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 1986.

Mr. Hart is an attorney with Hart, Calley, Gibbs, & Karp, P.C.  He holds a J.D. from Georgetown University and is a resident of Alexandria, Virginia.




 

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 PRESIDENT - J. GLENN HOPKINS. Chief Executive Officer.
(Permanent Member) Hopkins House Trustee since 2000.

Mr. Hopkins is the President/CEO of Hopkins House. A resident of Fairfax County, Virginia, Mr. Hopkins holds a Master's degree from Columbia University in the City of New York.

 


 

Elizabeth_PartoyanSECRETARY - ELIZABETH PARTOYAN. Independent Consultant.
(Class of 2021) Hopkins House Trustee since 2010.

Ms. Partoyan is a resident of the City of Alexandria, Virginia and holds a Master's degree from Howard University.




 

Bandon_ScottTREASURER - BRANDON SCOTT. Government Administrator.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2016. 
 
Mr. Scott is Senior Management Analyst for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. A resident of Arlington, Virginia, Mr. Scott holds a Master’s degree from University of West Georgia. He is a member of the Trustees’ Scholarships & Recognitions Committee.



  

2016_-_Trustee_-_WWright ASSISTANT TREASURER – WAYNE WRIGHT. Human Resources Administrator
(Class of 2021) Hopkins House Trustee since 2015.

Mr. Wright is a resident of Chicago, Illinois. He holds a Master’s degree from Bowie State University. 

 

 



Julie_Jakopic_2PAST CHAIR – JULIE N. JAKOPIC. Business Owner
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2002.

Ms. Jakopic is President/CEO of iLead Strategies.  A resident of the City of Alexandria, Virginia, Ms. Jakopic holds a Master's degree from the University of Maryland.

 

 

 

Board Members

 
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TRUSTEE - BEVERLY BARR. Administrative Assistant.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2010.

A resident of Prince William County, Virginia, Ms. Barr holds a Bachelor's degree in business and human resources from Strayer University.

 

 

 


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TRUSTEE – ROBERT DUGGER, Investor.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2015. 

Mr. Dugger is a retired partner in the hedge fund Tudor Investment Corporation, former board chairman of Grumeti Reserves Ltd, and co-founder of ReadyNation.  A resident of Virginia, Mr. Dugger holds PhD in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 

 

Charniele_HerringTRUSTEE - CHARNIELE HERRING. Elected Official.
(Class of 2021) Hopkins House Trustee since 2009.

The Honorable Herring is a State Delegate representing the 46th District in the Virginia House of Delegates and Vice President of Administrative & Logistics Services, Inc. A resident of the City of Alexandria, Delegate Herring holds a J.D. degree from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law.


 

Robert_Hicks2TRUSTEE - ROBERT D. HICKS. Retired.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 1999.

Mr. Hicks, now retired, was formerly a teacher with Alexandria City Public Schools. A resident of Falls Church, Virginia, Mr. Hicks holds a Master's degree from Virginia State University.
 



Irwin-headshotTRUSTEE – ALLEN IRWIN. Systems Engineer
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2016.

Mr. Irwin is Systems Engineer for OGSystems. A resident of Alexandria, Virginia, Mr. Irwin holds a Master’s degree from George Washington University. Mr. Irwin is a parent of a Hopkins House Preschool Academy Young Scholar, and a member of the Trustees’ Programs & Assessment Committee.

 

 

jesse_oconnellTRUSTEE - JESSE O'CONNELL. Foundation Administrator.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2020.

Mr. O'Connell is Strategy Director at the Lumina Foundation and a resident of Alexandria, Virginia. Mr. O'Connell holds a Master's degree from Georgetown University. He is the parent of a Hopkins House Preschool Academy Young Scholar.
 
 

 
parker_stephenTRUSTEE - STEPHEN PARKER. Association Administrator.
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2020.
 
Mr. Parker is Director of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs at the National Governors Association and a resident of Alexandria, Virginia. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Longwood University. Mr. Parker is a member of the Trustees' Programs & Assessment Committee.

 



Marc_SolomonTRUSTEE – MARK SOLOMON. Security Consultant
(Class of 2021) Hopkins House Trustee since 2019. 

Mr. Solomon is a security consultant. A resident of the City of Alexandria, Virginia, Mr. Solomon holds a Master's degree from Georgetown University. He is a member of the Hopkins House Programs & Assessment Committee. He is the parent of a Hopkins House Preschool Academy Young Scholar.

 

JustinWilson2TRUSTEE – JUSTIN WILSON. Elected Official
(Class of 2022) Hopkins House Trustee since 2009.

The Honorable Mr. Wilson is Mayor of the City of Alexandria, Principle System Engineer at National Railroad Passenger Corp (Amtrak), and a resident of Alexandria, Virginia. Mr. Wilson holds a Bachelor's degree from Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

 


 

BOARD COMPOSITION ANALYSIS

Trustees by GENDER

Males = 75%
Females = 25%

 

Trustees by EDUCATION

College degree holder = 64%
Post-graduate degree holder = 6%

 

Trustees by RESIDENCY

Virginia = 88%
District of Columbia = 6%
Maryland = 0%
Other = 6%

 

Trustees by RACE/ETHNICITY

African-American = 44%
White = 50%
Mixed/Other = 6%

 

Trustees by AREA OF EXPERTISE

Business/Finance = 38%
Education/Research = 38%
Human Resources = 6%
Law/Government = 13%
Science/Engineering = 6%