Directors / Board Members

BOARD OF TRUSTEES Edward St. John Foundation, Inc.

Sharon Akers

Secretary

Ms. Akers is the Vice President of Corporate Relations for St. John Properties where she oversees the company’s corporate outreach including involvement in and sponsorship of activities that support local communities. Ms. Akers also manages the day-to-day functions of the Edward St. John Foundation as Executive Director, dedicated to supporting and assisting formal education programs through the high school level. Ms. Akers earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland College of Journalism with Specialty Certification in Public Relation.  She also serves on the Board of Trustees for the University of Maryland College Park Foundation, University of Maryland Medical System R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma, Johns Hopkins Heart & Vascular Institute, Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, and McDonogh School Strategic Planning Committee.

Larry Maykrantz

President

Mr. Maykrantz serves as the President of St. John Properties. He oversees day-to-day functions of St. John Properties, with specific responsibilities including all phases of development, asset management, marketing, leasing and financial operations. Mr. Maykrantz holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, an M.B.A. from the University of Baltimore, and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Maryland.

Lori Rice

Treasurer

Ms. Rice is the Chief Financial Officer for St. John Properties where she oversees the company’s accounting and financial reporting activities for the company’s real estate portfolio. Ms. Rice earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Mount St. Mary’s College and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Maryland.

Kellay St. John

Vice President & Chair

Ms. St. John serves as Vice President and Chair of the Edward St. John Foundation.

Richard Williamson

Assistant Secretary

Mr. Williamson serves as the Senior Vice President of Leasing and Marketing for St. John Properties. He supervises the Leasing, Marketing and Interior Design Departments and oversees all of the Baltimore area leasing of the St. John Properties portfolio.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and a M.B.A. from the University of Baltimore.  Mr. Williamson also serves on the Board of Directors of the BWI Business Partnership, The University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center and The National Association of Industrial and Office Parks.