Board of Directors
Jeffrey Harvey, Chairman
Jeff is Managing Partner of Hickory Ridge Capital, a healthcare fund focused on tech-enabled healthcare services investments and serves on the board of Ingenios Health, Co. He is an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University and was previously a part owner of the Washington Bayhawks of Major League Lacrosse. He is Chairman of The Tewaaraton Foundation and a member of the University Club of Washington DC. He received a BS from Boston College, where he played lacrosse, and received his MBA from the University of Michigan.
Steve is the President and CEO of US Lacrosse, the national governing body of the sport of lacrosse. A native of Baltimore, Steve began playing lacrosse at St. Paul’s School before attending the University of North Carolina, where he received his undergraduate degree in journalism. He was a member of two national championship teams at UNC in 1981 and 1982. Steve completed his playing career at the Mt. Washington Club in 1990.
A business and nonprofit executive, Andrew has held leadership positions in the fields of philanthropy, academia, American Indian affairs, health care, and organizational strategy. Currently on sabbatical, Andrew was most recently a vice president at Aetna, a Fortune 100 health care company. Andrew is a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum, a trustee of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, and a board member for numerous businesses and nonprofits. A lifelong lacrosse player, Andrew holds an A.B. from Hamilton College and an M.P.P. from Harvard University. Andrew, his wife and three sons live in Connecticut, and his extended family resides on the Seneca Nation’s Cattauragus Territory.
Andy is a Managing Director at BlackRock, a global investment management firm headquartered in New York City. He was introduced to lacrosse at an early age on Long Island, N.Y., and his playing career passed through West Islip High School, Cornell University, the Long Island Lacrosse Club, and the New York Saints (NLL). He was a part of three Ivy League championships and one Final Four appearance while at Cornell. Andy previously coached his three daughters at the youth level on Long Island. He received both a B.S. and an M.B.A. from Cornell University.
Sylvester Miniter is a graduate of Landon School (Class of 1980), where he played lacrosse for Rob Bordley. He is Chief Executive Officer of Durham Capital Corporation, which he founded in 1985. He graduated from Columbia University in 1990 with a B.A. in political science. He served on Landon’s Board of Trustees from 1999-2008 in various capacities, including Vice Chairman. He was part of the group that founded the Tewaaraton Award in 1999. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Harbor. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the US Lacrosse Foundation. He is a long time supporter of the Central Park Conservancy and the US Fund for UNICEF. Sylvester lives in New York City with his wife, Gillian, and two children, Serena and Quint.
John is the Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of Inside Lacrosse. In charge of IL’s editorial print, online and video operations, he has worked at the Baltimore-based media company since 2000, shortly after he graduated from Syracuse’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Over the last 12 years working with virtually everyone in the sport, he’s helped Inside Lacrosse, and the game, earn national recognition from publications such as FOLIO: Magazine and The Best American Sportswriting series. He’s worked with the Tewaaraton Award since its first year in 2001, and was on leadership committee in 2010 and 2011.
Susie is Vice President of the US Lacrosse Foundation. Previously, she was with USI, IWS, LLC, and The Living Classroom Foundation. Susie has also worked in fundraising as director of development at Washington College and director of the annual fund at Cabrini College. A graduate of Washington College in Chestertown, Md., where she played lacrosse, Chase received her B.A. in humanities and a minor in sociology. Susie is a member of the University Club of Washington, DC.
Keith is Director of Strategic Partnerships for US Lacrosse and a Graduate School Professor of Sports Economics, Ethics and Marketing at Georgetown University. He currently resides in Mays Chapel, Md.
* University Club of Washington, DC, member