The Fort Meade Alliance is dedicated to fulfilling a mission to support the work and people of Fort George G. Meade, and help Fort Meade drive economic growth in Maryland. Our efforts on behalf of that mission generate real impact for our region through education and workforce development initiatives, transportation solutions, business connections and DoD community support.

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Our Partners

Patriot Partners

Granting Sponsor

Maryland Department of Commerce


  • Doreen E. Harwood,
    FMA President

  • Joseph V. Pacileo, FMA Vice President & Treasurer

  • Will Metts, FMA Secretary

  • Penny Cantwell,
    FMA Education & Workforce Development Chair

  • Diana Gresham, FMA Ambassador Co-Chair

  • Steven Tiller

  • Deon Viergutz,
    FMA Foundation President

  • Tim O’Ferrall, FMA General Manager

  • Meet the Full Team

Upcoming Events

  • 23Oct2019

    Meade Business Connect - Recruiting and Best Practices for Hiring

    Join us for our Meade Business Connect (MBC) session on Recruiting and Best Practices for Hiring with Katie Casey of Next Century Corporation and Ryan…
  • 23Oct2019

    STEM Family Night

    The Fort Meade Alliance is hosting this FREE event to give local elementary and middle school students — and their parents — a chance to…
  • 03Dec2019

    Fort Meade Small Business Conference

    Schedule of Events 7:15 AM Registration/Networking 8:00 AM General Session 1 - Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certificate (CMMC) and Maryland Defense Cybersecurity Assistance Program 8:50 AM…

Press Releases

STEM Core expands to two new colleges

STEM Core – the intensive, personalized program that enables first-year college students to tackle calculus and pursue STEM careers – is expanding to two new colleges in the Fort Meade…

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