Board of Directors

Members of the GLF Board of Directors are community leaders from a range of backgrounds and responsibilities. Directors help establish priorities for the Foundation and provide investment and financial oversight.


Hon. Ted Becker

Mayor, City of Lewes

Linda Berdine

Retired Government Executive

Stephanie Boright

Television Producer / Home Renovator

Gavin Braithwaite

Retired Business Owner

Hon. James L. Ford, III

Former Mayor, City of Lewes

Dennis Forney

Director Emeritus
Publisher, Cape Gazette

Rob Gibbs, Esq.

Vice Chair
Attorney, Morris James Wilson Halbrook & Bayard LLP

Peter Issel

Retired Real Estate Developer

Dr. Vincent Killeen

Physician, Bayside Health Association

Hugh Leahy

Retired Executive, Wilmington Trust and Delaware Community Foundation

Carrie Lingo

Realtor, Jack Lingo

Kathy Newcomb

Senior Vice President of Marketing, Coldwell Banker Resort Realty

Betsy Reamer

Executive Director, Lewes Chamber of Commerce

Karl Saliba

W. Joseph Stewart

Owner, Stewart-Becker Properties


Michael Rawl

Executive Director

Jean Geary

Corporate Secretary

John Schroeder

Legislative Liaison