About Us

The Mount Zion / Female Union Band Historic Memorial Park Inc. (Foundation) is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization incorporated in 2005 in Washington, DC. to jointly manage the preservation and commemoration of the Mt. Zion and Female Union Band Society Cemeteries.

In Special Recognition

To some of our Friends and Partners, both individuals and organizations, that have supported and sustained us over the decades. Only a partial list of our many supporters is listed below: 

Board of Directors

Vincent deForest

Neville Waters

Alicia deForest

Thornell Page

Vernon Ricks

Dolores Greene

[Additional Director TBD]

Executive Director 

Lisa M. Fager

(202) 253-0435


Neville Waters



Thornell Page

Vice President


Alicia deForest

Secretary and Treasurer

Of Counsel

John Seiver

Of Counsel

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Alan Raywid

Eric Sirulnik

Maurita Coley

John Seiver

Richard Gibbs

Paul Sluby

Dumbarton United Methodist Church

DC Preservation League

DC Office of Historic Preservation

DC Humanities Council


Outerbridge Horsey

Georgetown Visitation

Sidwell Friends


Volunteer Staff 

Carrie Hull                                            

Project Management Coordinator

 Lynda Carter

 Lead Genealogist

The Crusade Continues