Staff Directory

Director's Office
Sally Sternbach Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Acting Director; Chief, MBD 240-777-2078 work
Marketing and Business Development
Sally Sternbach Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Acting Director; Chief, MBD 240-777-2078 work
Valerie Fremont Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Senior Business Development Specialist, Life Sciences Sector 240-777-2016 work
Bernadette Goovaerts Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Senior Business Development Specialist, Cybersecurity 240-777-2045 work
Fizie Haleem Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Senior Business Development Specialist, Technology Transfer 240-777-2018 work
John Korpela Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Senior Business Development Specialist, Business Innovation Network 240-453-6348 work
James Moody Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Business Development Specialist III, Marketing/Advertising/Web Development 240-777-2040 work
Ruth Semple Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Business Development Specialist III, Business Innovation Network 240-453-8488 work
Agricultural Services
Finance/Administration
Peter Bang Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Chief Operating Officer, Finance and Administration 240-777-2008 work
Jacqueline Arnold Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Administrative Specialist II 240-777-2035 work
Lydia Lan Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Business Development Specialist III 240-777-2020 work
Gene Smith Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Program Manager 240-777-2011 work
Small and Minority Business Empowerment
Judith Stephenson Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Small Business Navigator 240-777-2012 work
Special Projects
Workforce Investment Services
Barbara Kaufmann Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Chief, Workforce Investment Services Division 240-777-2022 work
Gaye Barksdale Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Senior Financial Specialist 240-777-2049 work
Michelle Gallipoli Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Program Manager 240-777-2039 work