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2018 Ellen M. Bozman Award Celebration

  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington 4444 Arlington Boulevard Arlington, VA, 22204 United States (map)

Jay Fisette to Receive the Ellen M. Bozman Award

Jay Fisette  Photo by Lloyd Wolf

Jay Fisette
Photo by Lloyd Wolf

Jay Fisette served on the Arlington County Board from 1997-2017, including five terms as Board Chair. He championed funding for affordable housing and initiated efforts to create Arlington’s Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance and Live Where You Work Housing Grants. During Mr. Fisette’s tenure Arlington was transformed into one of America’s finest communities and received numerous accolades, including the 2017 National Planning Achievement Award for community-based planning and smart growth.

The 2018 Ellen M. Bozman Award honors his efforts to increase the supply of and to improve the quality of affordable housing in Arlington through leadership, innovation, and effectiveness over time.

The late Ellen M. Bozman was a longtime Arlington County Board member and leader on affordable housing issues. She was a co-founder of the Alliance for Housing Solutions and a member of its Board of Directors.

Jack Cornman to be Honored with Founders’ Award

Jack Cornman, co-founder of the Alliance for Housing Solutions, passed away on June 9, 2018 at the age of 84. He was a dedicated civic activist concerned with preserving housing affordability in Arlington.

The Founders' Award honors Mr. Cornman's legacy of working with AHS to create a community where people of all walks of life are welcome and can afford to live.

Jack Cornman

Jack Cornman

Learn More about the Ellen M. Bozman Award.

2018 Partners in Affordable Housing

Leadership Circle

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Kim Honor & Philip Matkovsky
Jennifer & Charles Lawson
Judith & Richard Quanrud
The Shooshan Family Fund of the Arlington Community Foundation
Kathryn & Max Scruggs
Mary Margaret & Tom Whipple


Richard & Jean Barton
Charlene & Harlow Bickford
Martha Bozman & Blair Reischer
William McConnell Bozman
Donna Cornman
Dave & Bea Leibson
Judith Miller
Shelley Murphy
Koube Ngaaje
Larry & Rose Mary Padberg
Pam Quanrud & Eric Wenberg
Stuart Raynor
Susan Retz & Chuck Lovett
Cornelia Strawser



Arlington Food Assistance Center
Arlington Host Lion’s Club
Sara Fitzgerald
Gerontological Society of America
Allison Glatfelter & Scott Adams
Takis Karantonis & Lida Anestidou
Sally Jo Kramer
Laura Martin
John G. Milliken
Sakura Namioka
Edd & Anita Nolen
Searle Business Solutions LLC
Joe and Midge Wholey