Proud Partners

Montgomery County Public Schools enjoys a successful partnership with local IT business community through The Montgomery County Students Information Technology Foundation (ITF). Business leaders on the ITF Board provide guidance to ensure IT and Computer Science programs in MCPS are at the cutting edge of technology and meet current industry standards.   Our partners spend countless hours of time and expertise  supporting and overseeing the following programs:  Academy of Information Technology (NAF), Cisco Networking Academy, Computer Science/ pathway and Network Operations programs.    Due to the support of the business partners, the ITF students enjoy operating a hands-on entrepreneurial used computer sales program, and are able to obtain CompTIA certification test vouchers.  

Information Technology and Computer Science Advisory Group  


Jamie Bakert      Microsoft
Bria Barker EverFi
Bria Barry     
Amy Bateman Data Networks 
Kevin Clark Dell, Inc. 
Kathryn Davis       Montgomery College
Alexandra Dorman      Microsoft
Andrew Fraser      Sendglass System, Inc. 
Lori Gordon HWC, Inc. 
Marshal Greenblatt             Marian Greenblatt Education Fund 
Charles Hamilton  Dyer & Associates, P.C
Zia Hassan Microsoft
Kate Haydon NAF
Joe Kessler Next-Stage Development Group 
Mark Kirchoff Daly Computers, Inc. 
Iris Kutch Towson Cisco Academy Support Center
Heather Lageman Baltimore County Schools/CEASOM
Melissa Lizmi Montgomery College 
Ellen Loos Apple Education
Paul J. O'Reilly Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker
Sue Patton  Patton Electronics 
Bonnie M. Phelan Microsoft
Ellen Quinn  Northrup Grumman 
Harold Redden Fitzgerald Lakeforest Chrysler 
Michael Rogers Monday Properties
Joe Roundy  Montgomery College 
Larry Shulman Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker
Tashya Tummings       National & Cyber Solutions Group, CACI 
Aaron Udler OfficePro, Inc. 
Brian A. Vaughn Shipshape IT
Eric Vazzana Cisco Systems
Reedy Wade NAF
Alla Webb Montgomery College 
Patricia Williams  Xerox Corporation 
Pat Yongpradit