MCCP Foundation Announced

Fairfax County, Virginia, February 2, 2009 – The Medical Care for Children Partnership (MCCP), a program serving uninsured children of Fairfax County for over twenty years, proudly announces the formation of the MCCP Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization. Formed in 1986, MCCP was the brainchild of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors and Office of Public Private Partnerships (OP3). Now, as an independent non-profit foundation, MCCP hopes to expand the types of health care services offered and the number of children served by increasing opportunities for support.

The MCCP Foundation Board of Directors will include the following 14 individuals who will provide policy oversight to the program and garner health care resources for uninsured children: Steve Balistreri, Partner, Argy, Wiltse & Robinson, P.C.; Former VA State Rep. Jeannemarie Davis, Partner, ICG Government; Former U.S. Rep. Thomas M. Davis III, Director, Deloitte Consulting; Harry Klaff, Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle; Terry O’Hara Lavoie, Principal, Tohl House, LLC; Mike Lincoln, Partner, Cooley Godward Kronish LLC.; Mark C. Lowham, Senior Vice President, West*Group; Philip Clay Marcum, Vice President of Operations (Global Analysis), BAE Systems Inc; Sean McDermott, Chairman and Founder, Windward IT Solutions; Sally L. Merten, GMU; Marion Myers, President, Myers Public Relations, LLC; Pearl Royal, MCCP Advocate; Rev. Dr. Kenny Smith, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church; and Dr. Brent Thibodeaux, Northern Virginia Pediatrics Service Chief, Kaiser Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group and Pediatrics Physician Team Lead, Reston Kaiser Medical Center.