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
 
Dawn Cooper Dawn Cooper
Manager, Diversity & Cultural Competence
Thuba Nguyen Thuba Nguyen
Chapter Outreach & Growth Associate
 
Ilyse Kramer Ilyse Kramer
Chapter Associate
   
   
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 Manager
Amberley Romo Amberley Romo
Web Producer
 
Karen Gurman Karen Gurman
Development Assistant
Laura Schroeder Laura Schroeder
Development Manager
 
Sarah Kennedy Sarah Kennedy
Development Associate
Kevin Wenzel Kevin Wenzel
Web Producer
 
Ieshia Kinney Ieshia Kinney
Marketing Associate, Events & Branding
Monica Sanjur Monica Sanjur
Marketing Associate, Programs
Bob Bennett Bob Bennett
Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving
Abe Rafi Abe Rafi
Program Manager, Digital Literacy
Makea King Makea King
Marketing Associate, Publications
   
   
OPERATIONS
 
Darcy Rosenbaum Darcy Rosenbaum
Senior Executive Officer, Operations
 
 
Cindy Allen Cindy Allen
Operations Support Associate
Shaw Fodor Shaw Fodor
Director, Human Resources
 
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 Lucus Jonathan Lucus
Managing Director, Employment & Transition Services
 
Robert Lutz Robert Lutz
Research Associate
Phuong Nguyen Phuong Nguyen
Program Assistant
 
Kerry Mauger Kerry Mauger
Training Coordinator
Casey Nitsch Casey Nitsch
Proposal Manager
 
Katrina Burkgren Katrina Burkgren
Project Associate
Jennifer-Sladen Jennifer Sladen
Senior Program Associate
 
Kathryn Walker Kathryn Walker
Criminal Justice Fellow
Leigh Ann Davis Leigh Ann Davis
Program Manager, Justice Initiatives
 
Robin Schaffert Robin Shaffert
Senior Executive Officer, Individual & Family Support
Liz Mahar Liz Mahar
Program Manager, Individual and Family Support
   
PUBLIC POLICY
 
Marty Ford Marty Ford
Senior Executive Officer, Public Policy
TJ Sutcliffe TJ Sutcliffe
Director, Income and Housing Policy
 
Annie Acosta Annie Acosta
Director, Fiscal and Family Support Policy
Julie Ward Julie Ward
Director, Health Policy
Amie Lulinski Amie Lulinski
Director, Rights Policy