Harry O’Mealia


Harry O’Mealia serves as Treasurer of the Community Foundation. He chairs the Investment Committee and the Finance/Audit Committee.

Mr. O’Mealia is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of 1919 Investment Counsel and served in the same position for its predecessor firm, Legg Mason Investment Council.

He was previously a Managing Director of Tiedemann Trust Company, specializing in manager search, client acquisition and relationship management. He previously served as President and CEO of US Trust Company of New Jersey, Regional Head of JP Morgan Company’s Private Client Group in New Jersey, President of O’Mealia Outdoor Advertising, President of Black River Media Publishing Company, and Associate in the corporate department of Lowenstein Sandler LLP.

Mr. O’Mealia is the Chairman of the Independent College Fund of Maryland, and is a member of the New Jersey Advisory Council for The Trust for Public Land. He is a member of the Bars of the State of New Jersey and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also a past Board member of The Maryland Academy of Sciences, The Baltimore Urban Debate League, NJN, the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and Morristown Memorial Hospital.

He earned a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, a J.D. from Boston College Law School, and an M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia University.