Date: July 19, 2012
Bello Machre Welcomes New Board Member
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MARYLAND: Bello Machre is pleased to announce the election of its newest Board Member, David Catrambone effective July 1, 2012. Dave’s dedication and commitment in working to benefit others will be a tremendous asset to the Bello Machre Board of Directors.
Dave was introduced to Bello Machre through a generous corporate donor. He immediately wanted to learn more about the people served. He then connected through volunteer work with the folks who live at the Bello Machre Littlefield Home.
Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and CEO of Bello Machre commented, “It’s an honor to have Dave on the Bello Machre Board of Directors. I’m certain that he will bring a new vision and perspective to further strengthen our Board leadership.”
Mr. Catrambone commented, “Getting to know this amazing organization through volunteerism has changed my life. I am honored to serve on the Board of an organization that provides extraordinary care empowering people to live full and independent lives.”
Dave Catrambone currently holds the position of Chief Operations Officer at One Call Concepts (OCC) headquartered in Hanover, Maryland. OCC provides fully outsourced, end-to-end management that helps everyone involved with underground damage prevention work more efficiently, save money, and get critical information. His responsibilities include the day-to-day operations of the company throughout the fourteen states and the District of Columbia that OCC operates for, and provides call center services to, as well as leading OCC’s client relations division.
Prior to joining One Call Concepts in 2010, Dave successfully held leadership roles at Skyline Network Engineering and Allegis Group Companies (TEKsystems). As strategic business development manager at Skyline Network Engineering, Dave focused on the business needs of customers and was instrumental in providing the highest level of customer service. As executive director of business operations at TEKsystems, Dave was responsible for redeveloping some of the largest markets within the organization. Dave established and exceeded quality standards by inspecting and improving employee performance and providing continuous coaching and mentoring. Dave also negotiated multiple large-scale contracts, partnered with existing and targeted clients to assist in vendor consolidation, and successfully attracted, hired and retained top talent.
Mr. Catrambone is a graduate from LaSalle University in Philadelphia with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He is married and lives with his wife and son in Millersville, Maryland.
Bello Machre, founded in 1972, means Home of My Heart in Gaelic. It is a non-profit organization in Anne Arundel Country, Maryland that provides homes and support to children, teens, adults, and seniors with developmental disabilities. Its mission is to enrich the lives of those served through loving care, guidance, and opportunity so that they can live life to its fullest. Many of the people served live in its 54 community homes located throughout Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Bello Machre also provides help and support to hundreds of children and adults in their own homes. The Ray of Hope Program offers assistance with expenses such as specialized summer camp, physical therapy, and adaptive equipment. Trained and caring staff also provides residential respite care, in your home or ours, during family hospitalizations, emergencies, and vacations—24-hours a day – seven days a week. Bello Machre is there to help with whatever is needed, empowering people with developmental disabilities to live life to its fullest.