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2017 NCE Steering Committee

Chairperson: Carrie Hobbs Guiden, Executive Director, The Arc Tennessee
First Vice Chair: Karen Shoemaker, Executive Director, The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton Counties, PA 
Second Vice Chair: Steve McDonell, Vice President of Information Technology, Achieva, PA

Immediate Past Chair: Tim Hornbecker, Director of Development and Resources, The Arc of Alameda County, CA

Regional Representatives 

Region 1: Chris Stewart, President/ Chief Executive Officer, The Arc of Jefferson County, AL
Region 2: Kathleen Stauffer, Chief Executive Officer, The Arc New London County, CT 
Region 3: Kim Dodson, Executive Director, The Arc of Indiana, IN
Region 4: Kevin Fish, Executive Director, The Arc of Sedgwick County, KS
Region 5: Robert Malone, Executive Director, The Arc of Prince George’s County, MD
Region 6: Lori Ropa, Executive Director, The Arc-Jefferson, Clear Creek & Gilpin Counties, CO

At Large Members 
Frank Adu, Chief Executive Officer, The Arc Middlesex County, NJ
Steve Kroll, Executive Director, NYSARC, Inc., NY
Jon Meyers, Executive Director, The Arc of Arizona
Melinda Moore, Chief Executive Officer, The Arc of the Midlands, SC
Nancy Murray, President, The Arc of Greater Pittsburgh at ACHIEVA, PA
Lori Opiela, Vice President for Day and Employment Services, United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago, IL
Jean Phelps, Chief Executive Director, LifeLinks/The Arc of Greater Lowell, MA
Wilfred Romero, Executive Director, The Arc of Pikes Peak Region, CO