ALYCE JENKINS, Executive Director

Ms. Jenkins joined MYB in 2006 to help guide its relocation to Silver Spring.  Ms. Jenkins brought a varied and well-suited set of professional experiences in both public and private sector management including: director of federal government relations for Texas Instruments, a Fortune 100 high tech electronics company, from 1990 to 1997; and prior to that, caseworker, legislative assistant, campaign headquarters coordinator, and eventually, chief of staff for U.S. Senator Spark Matsunaga of Hawaii from 1984 to 1990, responsible for the operation of his 30-member staff as well as coordination of the Senator’s legislative agenda and liaison with the Senate leadership.  Ms. Jenkins dance management experience includes manager of the international touring company, “Dennis Wayne’s DANCERS” and executive director of Dennis Wayne’s DancerSchool in New York City in the 1980’s.