The Fishing School

The Fishing School

Our Board

Our Board members serve as vital support to achieve the goals of The Fishing School and empower the communities we serve. They represent diverse backgrounds and fields, but are connected by their passion for service to youth.


Tom Lewis

Ex-Officio/Founder - Retired

Jacqueline Bowens, Chair

President and CEO

DC Hospital Association

Erik Causey, Vice Chair

Senior Manager, Audit

KPMG, LLP


Terry Lineberger, Secretary

Community Outreach Advocate

Christopher Scotti, Treasurer

Senior VP, Area President

Wells Fargo Bank

Robert Dove

Retired Investment Professional


Sheila Harley

President/Founder

Harley Business Group

Paula Kaiser Jacobs

Compass DC

Earl Silbert

Partner

DLA Piper, LLP (US)


Dave Watts

Senior Engagement Manager

Deloitte Digital


The Fishing School has maintained a commitment to a diverse board of directors and staff since its inception over 25 years ago. We consistently recruit directors and staff of varying races, ethnicities, genders, professions, and affiliations.