National Staff

1825 K Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20006
(Phone) 202.534.3700 | (Toll Free) 800.433.5255
(Fax) 202.534.3731
info@thearc.org
www.thearc.org

EXECUTIVE
 
Peter Berns Peter V. Berns
Chief Executive Officer
 
   
CHAPTER & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT GROUP
 
Laurie Edson Laurie Ertz Edson
Director, Chapter Excellence
Dee Dee Eberle Dee Dee Eberle
Director, Chapter Organizing & Advocacy
 
Dawn Cooper Dawn Cooper
Manager, Diversity & Cultural Competence
Thuba Nguyen Thuba Nguyen
Chapter Outreach & Growth Associate
 
Ilyse Kramer Ilyse Kramer
Chapter Associate
Santa Perez Santa Perez
Self-Advocacy Coordinator
   
DEVELOPMENT, MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS GROUP
 
Trudy Jacobson Trudy R. Jacobson
Senior Executive Officer,
Development & Marketing
Kristen Bossi Kristen McKiernan
Senior Executive Officer, Communications
 
Sarah Bal Sarah Bal
Communications Associate
Amberley Romo Amberley Romo
Web Producer
 
Shelly DeButts  Shelly DeButts
Marketing Manager
Laura Schroeder Laura Schroeder
Development Manager
 
Sarah Kennedy Sarah Kennedy
Development Assistant
Kevin Wenzel Kevin Wenzel
Senior Web Producer
 
Ieshia Kinney Ieshia Kinney
Brand Coordinator
Monica Sanjur Monica Sanjur
Marketing Coordinator
   
OPERATIONS
 
Darcy Rosenbaum Darcy Rosenbaum
Senior Executive Officer, Operations
 
 
Cindy Allen Cindy Allen
Operations Support Specialist
Shaw Fodor Shaw Fodor
Human Resources Manager
 
Robin Helschien Robin Helschien
Membership Assistant
Brenda Walker Brenda Walker
Administrative Assistant
 
Solomon Lissanu Solomon Lissanu
Database Manager
William Washington William Washington
Receptionist
 
Evelyn Powell Evelyn Powell
Operations Support Manager
Feng-Zhang Feng Zhang
Finance Director
   
PROGRAM INNOVATION GROUP
 
AC Williams Ann Cameron Williams
Senior Executive Officer, Research & Innovations
Karen Wolf-Branigin Karen Wolf-Branigin
Senior Executive Officer, National Initiatives
 
Amy Goodman Amy Goodman
Co-Director, Autism NOW
Jonathon Lucas Jonathan Lucus
Managing Director, Employment & Transition Services
 
Nichole Goble Nichole Goble
Senior Program Associate
Phuong Nguyen Phuong Nguyen
Program Assistant
 
Robert Lutz Robert Lutz
Research Assistant
Casey Nitsch Casey Nitsch
Proposal Manager
 
Kerry Mauger Kerry Mauger
Training Coordinator
Jennifer-Sladen Jennifer Sladen
Senior Program Associate
 
Katrina Burkgren Katrina Burkgren
Project Associate
Leigh Ann Davis Leigh Ann Davis
Program Manager, Justice Initiatives
Kathryn Walker Kathryn Walker
Criminal Justice Fellow
 
   
PUBLIC POLICY
 
Marty Ford Marty Ford
Senior Executive Officer, Public Policy
 
Annie Acosta Annie Acosta
Policy Advocate
TJ Sutcliffe TJ Sutcliffe
Policy Advocate
 
Maureen-Fitzgerald Maureen Fitzgerald
Director, Disability Policy
Julie Ward Julie Ward
Director, Health Policy