Affiliates Program

The MABE Affiliates Program is a business opportunity specifically designed to benefit both your company and our members. Affiliates are able to reach key decision makers with information about products and services through our publications, website, and sponsorships opportunities at events including MABE Annual Conference. Best of all, your affiliate membership supports public education in Maryland.

The Affiliates Program is open to businesses and organizations that provide products and services to Maryland public schools, subject to MABE Board of Director approval.

The annual Affiliate fee is $500 for businesses and $400 for non-profits.

Affiliates are:

  • Listed in the MABE Directory
  • Listed in the Annual Conference Program
  • Listed on the MABE website with a link to Affiliate Member's website


Affiliates receive:

  • The MABE Directory of school systems and members
  • Our electronic publications including our legislative updates, state board meeting summary, and newsletters
  • First opportunity to sponsor MABE events
  • A 10% discount on MABE Annual Conference sponsorships

For more information about the Affiliates Program, please contact Jen Beltz, Director of Communications & Marketing.

Current Affiliates

eFacilities, Maintenance & Equipment

Cunningham Recreation/Gametime
Playground, Sports Equipment
PO Box 487
Queenstown MD 21658
Brian Lewis

Sodexo is a professional food service and facilities management provider. Our teams create unique dining experiences and high performing buildings and grounds. Personal attention and efficient, data-driven practices are the hallmarks of Sodexo's K-12 partnerships. Through wholesome nutrition and healthy buildings and grounds, Sodexo helps build strong, resilient learning communities that ensure each child in every school district can thrive.
9801 Washingtonian Blvd.
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Sherry Ephraim, Director of Business Development

Educational Services & Products

Apptegy builds products that empower school leaders to run better schools. We make it easy for administrators and educators to reach parents, students, staff, and your community at large. With our tools you can communicate better and influence how your public thinks and feels about your schools.
2201 Brookwood Drive, Suite 115
Little Rock, AR 72202
Melissa Walsh, Business Development

Audio Enhancement
Creating and delivering research-driven solutions to complex education problems in classrooms around the world.
9858 S 6150 W
West Jordan, UT 84057
Chris Clayville, Regional Sales Director

K-12 Education Staffing and Management
800 Kings Highway N., Suite 405
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Robbie Nelson; Director, Business Development

Maryland Association of Nonpublic
Special Education Facilities
Special Education Schools offering Specialized Services for
Publicly Funded Students
P.O. Box 6815
Towson, MD  21285
Dorie Flynn, Executive Director


Construction, Engineering & Architecture

Energy Systems Group
Engineering, construction and energy services provider that customers trust, with a dedicated focus on building long-lasting and trusting relationships and producing superior results that exceed customers' expectations.
1201 Winterson Road
Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
Brett Daniels, Energy Engineer

Gilbert Architects, Inc.
Educational Architectural Design Services
10451 Mill Run Circle, Suite 400
Owings Mills, MD  21117
Sharron M. Herr, Director of Business Development

Schneider Electric Buildings Americas
Industry leader in providing healthy, safe, and high performing educational facilities
16545 Fairview Road
Hagerstown, MD  21740
Chris Dellinger

Smart Building Infrastructure
6435 Virginia Manor Road
Beltsville, MD 20705
Jim Wood

Financial & Insurance Services

Alliant Insurance Services
Insurance Solutions
18100 Von Karman Avenue, 10th Floor
Irvine, CA 92612
Mary Wells
Sr. Vice President, Specialty Div.

Bob McCloskey Agency, Inc.
Student Accident Insurance
1100 Campus Drive West
Morganville, NJ  07751
Robert G. McCloskey, President

Offering employee benefits, consulting, and brokerage services to employer groups of all sizes and in all market segments
36 S. Charles Street, Suite 1000
Baltimore, MD 21201
Geoff Adams; Principal, President of Bolton Health

Educational Systems Federal Credit Union
Financial services provider for the education community
PO Box 179
Greenbelt, MD 20768-0179
Dominic Powell, Vice President, Business Development and Partnerships

GYL Financial Synergies, LLC
Proudly providing investment consulting services to MABE since 1999.
75 Isham Road, Suite 310
West Hartford, CT 06107
Michael Lepore, Managing Director of Institutional Client Services and Co-Founder

Insurance Buyers’ Council, Inc.
Insurance Consulting
9720 Greenside Drive, Suite 1E
Cockeysville, MD  21030-5033
Fredric W. Schultz, Chairman of the Board

J.P. Morgan
Full suite of financial and banking services
875 15th Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
Douglas L. Krinsky, Executive Director

Legal Services

Franklin & Prokopik, P.C. Legal Services
2 North Charles Street, Suite 600
Baltimore, MD  21201
John Handscomb 

Pessin Katz Law P.A. Legal Services 
Pessin Katz Law, P.A. ("PK Law"), founded in 1988, is currently the seventh largest law firm in the Baltimore metropolitan region. Headquartered in Towson, Maryland, the firm has additional offices in Columbia and Bel Air. PK law offers a full breadth of legal services including Education, Corporate and Real Estate, Labor and Employment, General Litigation, Insurance Defense, Medical Malpractice Defense, Estate Planning and Elder Law.

901 Dulaney Valley Road, Suite 500
Towson, Maryland 21204
Rochelle Eisenberg
Edmund O’Meally

Semmes, Bowen & Semmes
Legal services
25 South Charles Street, 14th Floor
Baltimore, MD  21201
Thomas V. McCarron, Esq. (Principal)

Employee Benefits & Human Resources

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield 
Non-profit health services
1501 S. Clinton Street
Baltimore, MD 21224
Johanna Agueda
Client Success Director

Keenan Pharmacy Purchasing Coalition (KPPC)
Employer benefit organization providing reduced pharmacy expenses
2355 Crenshaw Blvd. #200
Torrance, CA 90501
310-212-3544, ex. 3222
Jeffrey L Hall, Sr. Vice President, Pharmacy