2019 Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Cedar Lane Senior Living Community operates under the guidance of a dedicated Board of Directors, comprised of volunteers from throughout the community. To ensure Cedar Lane remains responsive to the community it serves, the Board makes a conscious effort to reflect the community and includes a representative from the Cedar Lane Tenant’s Association. Board members bring executive skills from government, private industry, health care and more, and embody our founders’ dedication to placing the needs of seniors as top priority.
2019 Cedar Lane Board of Directors
Ms. Lewis graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Morgan State University, and is currently the Diversity and Inclusion Manager with Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO).
Dr. Talley has worked in higher education since 1980, in all types of colleges and universities. Throughout his adult life, F.J. has been actively involved in service activities
Mr. Roach is President and CEO of Cedar Point Federal Credit Union. He is a certified public accountant and a graduate of Black Hills State University, with a composite Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business Administration.
Mr. Blackwell is the Director of St. Mary’s County Library, overseeing all operations of the county’s three branch library system.
Ms. Dudley is a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County. She is a graduate of St. Mary’s Academy in Leonardtown and holds an Associates Degree in Accounting from the College of Southern Maryland.
Mr. Hall is Commander of the Special Operations Division of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and has been employed by the agency for 22 years.
Joseph Mitchell, ESQ
Mr. Mitchell was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1982. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in English and Literature from the American University in Washington D.C.
Rose V. Frederick
Ms. Frederick was born and raised in St. Mary’s County and has been married to J. Douglas Frederick for 41 years. She is an active member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Morganza, MD where she is a member of the Ladies of Sodality.
Richard E. Pectol
Mr. Pectol’s career spans more than 45 years, including military, Federal civilian and consulting services. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology/Biology and a Master’s Degree in Operations Research from the George Washington University.
Mr. Lane graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic Institute and joined the Naval Reserves at seventeen years old. He was active U.S. Navy for two years during the Korean War.
Ms. O’Connor is happily retired after a nearly 40-year career in sales and marketing. While employed at the College of Southern Maryland (CSM), she spearheaded workforce development training initiatives for employers in St. Mary’s County.
President & CEO
Ms. Stickles joined the staff of Cedar Lane Senior Living Community in February 2004.