The Haines Board of Directors represents Haines’ shareholders, and they guide and counsel management in major company matters such as strategy, budget, acquisitions, and maintaining the Corporate Charter.
Raymond exhibits a strong commitment to community, and education in particular. Raymond has committed his time on the boards of several non-profits, including Roger Williams Hospital and Boston College Law School. He is also a member of the La Salle Academy Hall of Fame.
Raymond served in the United States Army, where he trained and mobilized for the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Fall of the Berlin Wall. He holds a BA and MBA from Boston College. Raymond has 4 children and 10 grandchildren.
Mort has held several directorship positions with organizations that include, Delmarva Sash & Door, MD State Floorcovering Association, Caret Division, Cystic Fibrosis of Maryland, Upton School Foundation and Glen Oban Community Association.
Mort resides in Arnold, MD with his wife Linda. He has 2 children and 4 grandchildren.
Mort’s dedication to Haines is unmatched. We are pleased to have his wisdom and insight as we continue to excel as one of the top flooring distributors.
Jay then spent the next 30 years with AT&T in various management positions including Operations (Outside Plant, Central Office Operations, Business Customer Service, and Headquarters Operations Staff) and Sales (National Account Manager, Marketing Segment Manager, and Product Manager).
Upon his retirement in 1998, Jay turned his attention to his avocation helping at-risk youth prepare themselves to become good employees. For the past 17 years, Jay has volunteered (mentoring, tutoring, and teaching wood working as well as the softer life skills) with the Alexandria Seaport Foundation.
Jay has served on the Boards of his Homeowner’s Association (20 yrs.) and the Alexandria Seaport Foundation (10 yrs.).
Jay lives in Clifton, VA with his wife Kimberly. They have two grown children, Rachel and Gardner, and two grandchildren.
Jay brings with him his dedication and experience to serve JJ Haines, its customers, employees, and shareholders.