Board of Directors

Mark Winter is Chairman of the Board of Directors of the RFI. A member of the 1966 graduating class of Georgetown, Winter is the Executive Vice President of Public Policy for the Washington, D.C. office of Stewart Title, one of the world’s largest real estate title companies. He is responsible for the development and coordination of both commercial and residential real estate business and for the procurement of international land titling projects funded by independent federal agencies. Winter represents Stewart before Congress, various regulatory agencies, and government-sponsored entities. Prior to joining Stewart, Winter was a special assistant to the U.S. ambassador to Jamaica and a member of the professional staff of U.S. Representatives Bill Bray (R-Ind.) and Frances Bolton (R-Ohio). In 2010, Winter was elected president of the 6,000 member American Land Title Association. His presidential theme was to “Build Back Better” through leadership, a variety of value-added propositions, and a unique program to educate policymakers.

Read a letter from our Chairman on the RFI.

Scott Hamberger is Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the RFI. He is President and CEO of Integrus Holdings, Inc. where he has worked since the founding of the company in 1993. He is a graduate of Georgetown University with a B.A. in English and a minor in Computer Science.

Thomas Farr is the founding Director of the Religious Freedom Project at Georgetown’s Berkley Center. In 1999, he became the first Director of the State Department’s Office for International Religious Freedom. Farr holds a Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina.

J. Patrick Kearns, Senior Vice President, Morgan Stanley.

Governor Frank Keating served as President and CEO of the American Bankers Association until December 2015. From 1995 to 2003 he served as the twenty-fifth governor of Oklahoma. He received his B.A. from Georgetown University and a law degree from the University of Oklahoma.

Anthony Lauinger is the Vice President of National Right to Life, a position he has held for 19 years. He is president of Oklahomans for Life and was a three-time delegate to the Republican National Convention. Mr. Lauinger is a graduate of Georgetown University.

Gerry Mitchell is a partner at Stein Mitchell Cipollone Beato & Missner LLP. He is the former President of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and was TLA’s Lawyer of the Year in 1984. Mr. Mitchell is a graduate of Georgetown University and the University of Virginia School of Law.

William Mumma is President and Chairman of the Board for the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. He stepped down as CEO of Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA) in 2012, after 30 years on Wall Street. Mr. Mumma is a graduate of Georgetown University.

Michael Ortner serves as the CEO of Capterra, a technology and online media company recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States. Mr. Ortner is a graduate of Georgetown University.