Covid-19 Update: With the spread of Covid-19, The Blue Ribbon Project is following guidance from our local and state government and will be postponing all Volunteer events until further notice. Mirah's Closet and other portions of The Blue Ribbon Project are OPEN by appointment.
Taylor Pyles grew up in Anne Arundel County Maryland. As a child, Taylor’s mother fell victim to several mental health issues, leading to physical abuse within the home. In the early 1980’s, Taylor was removed from this abusive environment and entered the system under Department of Social ...View Profile
Paige serves as The Blue Ribbon Project's Director of Communications and Public Affairs. She has been active with The Blue Ribbon Project since 2015, when the "offices" were a tiny annex building with barely enough room for 3 or 4 people to work. Paige has been an elementary school Music ...View Profile
Hon. Stacy W. McCormack 5th Judicial Circuit Associate Judge Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Associate Judge Legal Experience Solo Practitioner, 2015 Associate, Jaklitsch Law Group, 2013-2015 Assistant Public Defender, Maryland Office of the Public Defender, 2000-2013 Felony ...View Profile
Education LLM, Georgetown University Law Center, 1987 J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, 1985 Editor, Syracuse Law Review B.A., University of Vermont, 1981 Jurisdictions Admitted to PracticeState of Maryland, 2000State of Connecticut, 1985District of Columbia, 1989Fourth ...View Profile
Sandra Howell is a former assistant state's attorney and is now a Circuit Court Magistrate. While serving as an Assistant States Attorney, Sandra served as head of the Sex Crimes Unit for the State's Attorney's Office and worked to bring justice to victims of child abuse and child sex offenses. ...View Profile
Christine Acton was one of the early board members for The Blue Ribbon Project. Christine Acton was born & raised in Connecticut. She received her BA from Iona College and her MSW from Fordham University. She was a Foster Care Social Worker in New York City before moving to Annapolis, MD ...View Profile
Erika is a licensed certified social worker- clinical (LCSW-C) currently serving as a Faculty Field Instructor with Family Connections in Baltimore City. Here she helps support Social Work graduate students in their professional and educational development and understanding of the child welfare ...View Profile