Our Team

Board of Directors
Derek Baumgardner, Executive Director, Baltimore City Board of Municipal and Zoning Appeals
Sean Cosgrove, Treasurer, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Alexandra DySard, MOM’s Organic Market
Michael Fields, Legg Mason
Angela Haren, Vice Chair, Blue Water Baltimore
Jack Obermaier, Monument City Brewing
Jon Renaut, Cold Ants Properties
Ali Solonche, Northwestern Mutual
Rachel Thompson, Secretary, Baltimore Community ToolBank
Shari Wilson, Chair, Former Secretary, Maryland Department of the Environment and Founding Principal, Great Bay Work, LLC

Ashley Van Stone, Executive Director
Kim Lamphier, Advocacy Director

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Ashley Van Stone has spent the past decade working in sustainability project management, outreach and education, most recently serving as the Sustainability Manager for Johns Hopkins University. Originally from Baltimore County, Ashley solidified her passion for the environment, communication and human connection while studying at the University of Florida. After earning her B.A. in English Literature, she managed communications and campus engagement programs for their Office of Sustainability. She holds a Master of Business Administration in Sustainable Business from Marylhurst University and prior to her work at UF, she spent time on Florida’s Space Coast working in advertising, marketing and public relations.

As Executive Director, Ashley has overall strategic and operational responsibility for TFMD. This will include identifying policy and programmatic priorities, establishing success indicators and metrics to monitor progress toward organization goals, and ensuring the sustainability of TFMD through financial management and fundraising, on the ground community development, strategic communications and outreach, and growing and developing the organization and its board.  Ashley also serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors for the Baltimore Community ToolBank. She can be reached at ashley@trashfreemaryland.org