The Fort Meade Alliance is currently monitoring developments regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. We remain open for business and will continue to provide support to our membership and the Fort Meade community. Keeping our members informed is a top priority.

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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

5 Star Partners

Patriot Partners

Granting Sponsor

Maryland Department of Commerce


  • Doreen E. Harwood,
    FMA President

  • Joseph V. Pacileo, FMA Vice President

  • Will Metts, FMA Secretary

  • Jay Baldwin, Treasurer

  • 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

  • 16Jun2021

    2021 Annual Meeting & Cocktail Reception (Save the Date)

    We've reserved a covered outdoor pavilion for our first in-person event of 2021 to celebrate our members and all the FMA has accomplished this past…
  • 20Nov2021

    Stars in Service Gala

    The FMA Foundation presents… Stars in Service Gala Celebrating those who serve our country and our community Saturday, November 20, 2021 7:00 pm – 11:00…

Press Releases

Pandemic challenges and discoveries shape contracting with Fort Meade agencies

As Americans scrambled to meet the challenges presented by COVID-19, professionals at Fort George G. Meade confronted an additional, daunting reality: Cyber threats and national security concerns do not wane…

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Maryland economy strong and rebounding but needs targeted help

Maryland’s economy is poised to experience dramatic growth once the pandemic is under control. That rebound will present big opportunities – and deep needs – to address the economic weak…

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