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- Jonathan O'Connell Reporter, The Washington Post, @OConnellPostbiz
- Mike Godec President, Friends of Capital Riverside Youth Sports Park
- Stephen Glaude President and CEO, Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development
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