Bethany Rubin Henderson

Chief Executive Officer bhenderson@dcscores.org

Bethany, a nationally recognized social entrepreneur; Echoing Green Fellow; and recent White House Fellow, took the helm of DC SCORES in 2014. Since 2017, she also has served as President of the America SCORES network. During Bethany’s tenure, DC SCORES has won multiple awards for being the best-run nonprofit in the DC-MD-VA region, and Bethany has been recognized as a Nonprofit Executive Director of the Year by both the Washington Business Journal and Center for Nonprofit Advancement.

Bethany’s career has spanned the social, for-profit, and government sectors. While in the White House, Bethany coordinated the 2013 Youth Jobs+ initiative and participated in developing My Brother’s Keeper, a public-private partnership focused on helping boys and young men of color get and stay on track cradle to career. In 2008, Bethany founded City Hall Fellows, an award-winning, nonpartisan, post-college local government service corps, raising more than $4M to launch and build the organization during the recession. City Hall Fellows uses service-learning principles to prepare young people to take active civic leadership roles in their own hometowns. 

Previously, Bethany was a trial attorney at international litigation firm Quinn Emanuel, where she won an award from the California State Bar Association for her pro bono work helping special needs low-income students obtain the education to which the law entitles them. She also helped build out the Center for Social Entrepreneurship at George Mason University and is serving as faculty of the Sports and Entertainment Impact Certificate program in partnership with Johns Hopkins University. Bethany earned her JD at Harvard Law School and graduated Phi Beta Kappa and summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where she earned both an MA and BA in Political Science.

Staff

Bethany Rubin Henderson

Chief Executive Officer

Katrina Owens

Executive Director

Sean Hinkle

Chief Operating Officer

Tony Francavilla

Chief Development Officer

Brandy Tyson

Chief Program Officer

Greta Adjei Silas

Operations Manager

Charity Blackwell

Director of Creative Arts and Education

Jewel Christian

Soccer Program Coordinator

Katie Lu Clougherty

Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Tom Gross

League Administrator

Chris Hudler

Soccer Program Manager

Margot Locker

Grants Manager

Lorena Palacios

Communications and Engagement Manager

Danny Sheerin

Development Operations Coordinator

Kendall Thomas

Events Manager

Keith Tucker

Soccer Specialist

Board

Bruce D. Schulman

Chair, NGP Energy Technology Partners

Wally Okpych IV

Vice Chair, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Andrew Howell

Sustainability Chair, Monument Advocacy

Alex Diaz-Asper

Treasurer, VentureCount

David Barritt-Flatt

Secretary, Clark Construction

Ben-James Brown

Assistant Treasurer, Wells Fargo

Lindsay Barenz

Washington Spirit

Takita Battle

BoardSource

Mark Cowan

Potomac International Partners

David Grosso

Arent Fox

Gretchen Hamm

Washington Spirit

Fred Hargrove

MorganFranklin Consulting

Jennifer Hsin

Clark Enterprises

Chip Lohmeyer

Vectrus

Harry Stevenson

Clark Construction

Devin Talbott

Enlightenment Capital

Advisory Council

Alex Bearman

District Sports

Erika Bowman

Hogan Lovells LLP

Jay Carmel

Avascent

Elle Carne

Brailsford & Dunlavey

Leeza Constantoulakis

Deloitte

Jason Finney

Localist

Kemba Ford*

Food and Drug Administration (*serving in a personal capacity)

Thomas Francisco

KPMG

Josh Freedholm

Daedalus Ventures

Laurie Gonzalez

Deloitte

Ben Hsieh

Level Field Partners

Tony Keith, Jr., PhD

Educational Emcee

Carlo LeBoffe

MorganFranklin Consulting

Traci Lee

Volkswagen Group of America

Matt Lindsay

Quantified Ventures

Joshua McGee

Grant Thornton LLP

Luke Mohamed

Philippe Monfiston

Tim Preotle

JTP Capital Management

Mike Riggins

Clark Construction

Lindsey Sharp

D.C. United