Committees and Clubs

Below are the various committees and clubs within New Mark Commons. For more information about each committee, contact the Chair.

Architectural Control Committee

John Hansman, Chair, 301-340-3198; Alex Belida, Board Liaison, 301-424-8164.

Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 7:15 p.m. at 6 Radburn Court.

The ACC is responsible for ensuring the integrity of our architecture. The committee reviews homeowner applications to make changes and repairs to homes in our community and helps homeowners comply with our covenants. For more info, email

Communications Committee

David Schwartzman, Board Liaison and Chair, 301-738-2228.

Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.; at the NMC Clubhouse, 607 Tegner Way.

This committee coordinates New Mark Commons’ publications, including paper and electronic newsletters, the directory, our broadcast email system and the website. For more info, email

Community Enhancement Committee

TBD, Chair; Magnus Turesson, Board Liaison, 301-605-7999.

This committee has been formed to ensure that our community is well maintained, by encouraging homeowners to maintain their properties, and assists in overseeing the maintenance and enhancement of common areas.

In response to his communications with several residents, Chuck Aubertin, the Rockville City Housing Codes Inspector responsible for New Mark, provided this summary/guidance about Fallen Trees on Private Property.

For more info, email

Landscape, Tree and Lake Committee

Ellen Stein, Board Liaison and Chair, 301-279-9533.

Meets the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at 7 Cumbernauld Ct.

Our landscape, lake, and trees are a vital part of our New Mark Commons community. Essential support is provided by the recently consolidated Landscape, Tree and Lake Committee. Additional members are welcome.

Landscape Committee Mission, Tree Policies and Rules

For more info, email

Pool and Swim Team Committee

Nancy Wood, Chair, 301-309-1894; Kathleen Moran, Board Liaison, 301-294-9582.

Swim Team Representatives: Peggy Metzger, 301-838-0191,; Sean Hart, 301-294-1706.

This committee works with the Administrator on pool enhancements and plans the swim team program. For more info, email

Social Committee

Alex Manolatos, Chair Board Liaison, 301-610-6667.

Do you like to plan parties? This new committee will take the lead to plan community social events such as pool parties, game nights, and dinners.  For more information, contact

NMC Garden Club

Beth Williamson 301-217-9074

The NMC Garden Club sponsors event-based projects such as making Thanksgiving and Valentine floral arrangements for people who are alone and unable to get out. There are also other community enhancement projects. Watch the New Mark News and this website for dates and locations of these events so that others can join us.

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