The SEED School of Washington, D.C. is governed by a group of community leaders who are dedicated to ensuring the success of every SEED DC student through clear strategic direction. Our Trustees bring a wealth of expertise and support to the SEED DC community. 

Board of Trustees

Dennis Chestnut, Parent Trustee, Groundwork Anacostia River

Brooke Coburn, The Carlyle Group

Vasco Fernandes, Chairman of the Board, The Avascent Group

Huck O’Connor, Multiplier Capital

Marina Ottaway, Woodrow Wilson Center

Lesley Poole, CEO of The SEED Foundation

Tasha Poulson, Parent Trustee, Insurance Solutions Associates, Inc.

Desa J. Sealy, U.S. General Administration

Kenneth Slaughter, Venable, LLP

David Steinberg, SnappCloud

Raj Vinnakota, School Co-Founder, The Aspen Institute

Joseph L. Wright, Children's National Medical Center

Donald Brown, Trustee Emeritus, JBG Companies

Marc E. Miller, Trustee Emeritus, McLeod, Watkinson & Miller