Greenspring Village Community Relations Committee
Jackson Bain, Chair
Mr. Bain currently serves as Chair of the Vision Advisory Committee and is a member of the Governance and Internal Affairs Committee of NSC. He is also Chair of the Greenspring Village Board of Directors and its Community Relations Committee. Mr. Bain is Chairman and CEO of Bain and Associates, Inc., a public affairs consulting firm. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President of Public Affairs at the National Association of Children’s Hospitals. A communication expert and journalist with 30 years of experience, Mr. Bain joined NBC News in the 1970s as a White House and Congressional Correspondent and news anchor. He holds degrees in Journalism and Political Science from Reinhardt University and the University of Georgia.
Ms. Erstad serves as Treasurer of NSC, and as Chair of the Operations and Risk Management Committee, as a member of the Audit Committee, the Budget & Finance Committee, as Chair of the Riderwood Village Board of Directors, as well as serving on the Community Relations Committees of Ashby Ponds and Greenspring Village. She is a senior executive and a Chief Financial Officer in the healthcare, hospitality and financial services industries. Ms. Erstad has developed and implemented strategic plans, growth and reorganization strategies, and also participated in new product development. Her most recent position was Chief Operating Officer for ResortQuest. Her previous positions include Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Symphony Health Services, LLC; and Director of Financial Planning and Analysis at PHH Corporation. Ms. Erstad graduated Magna Cum Laude from Loyola College in Maryland and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
Roy O’Connor, Director Living in Community
Mr. O’Connor serves on the NSC Investment and Treasury Committee and is a member of the Greenspring Board of Directors and its Community Relations Committee. Roy had a long career with IBM in various Finance and Planning Management positions in New York, New Jersey, and Texas. He later served as Director of IBM Finance and Planning Education in Brussels, Belgium, from 1988-1991, and in a similar position for IBM in Singapore, 1991-1992. After retiring from IBM in 1992, Mr. O’Connor became a Lecturer at the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in Lexington, Virginia, and taught courses in International Business, Marketing, and Management retiring again in 2001. Mr. O’Connor graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1960 with a B.S. in Engineering and served as a 1st Lieutenant in the US Army and a Captain in the Reserves. He earned an MBA from the University of Hartford in Connecticut in 1969. Mr. O’Connor served as the President of the Board of United Way of Lexington and Rockbridge County, Virginia, President of the Effinger Ruritan Club, and President of the St. Patrick’s Parish Council, Lexington, Virginia. He and his wife, Lynn, moved to Greenspring in 2006 where he served as Vice President and President of the Resident Council.