Organizational Affiliates

Organizational affiliates are independent nonprofit, governmental, and corporate organizations in their own right. The list below are current organizational affiliate members of the NAD, in good standing. The list of State Associations can be found here.

Organization Head of Organization
A Foreign Language Service William Peters, Contact Person
Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) Libby Stanley, Executive Director
Access Interpreting, Inc. Brad Leon, Vice-President
Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind John Mascia, President
Alaska State School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Ann Curry, Principal
American Association of the Deaf-Blind Ryan Odland, President
American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA) Janice Smith-Warshaw, President
Arizona Commission for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing Sherri Collins, Executive Director
Arizona Deaf Senior Citizens Coalition Mary Ann Leon, President
Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and Blind Annette Reichman, Superintendent
Bureau of Family Health Deidra Smoot, Contact Person
Career Success Solutions for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Individuals, New Jersey Vicki J. Sullivan, Program Coordinator
Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona Marguerite D. Harmon, Chief Executive Officer
Center on Deafness Inland Empire Lisa Price, Regional Director
Central Piedmont Community College Interpreter Education Kellie Stewart, Program Chair
Chambers Family Foundation Janet Chambers
ClearCaptions, LLC Michael Strecker
Cleary School for the Deaf Jacqueline Simms, Executive Director
Columbia College Chicago ASLA Department Peter Cook, Chair
Comcast Corporation Bret Perkins, Vice-President and Susan Jin Davis, Vice-President
Commission of Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing Minnesotans Mary Hartnett, Executive Director
Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD) Christopher Soukup, Chief Executive Officer
Community Outreach Program for the Deaf (COPD) Anne Levy, Executive Director
Conference of Educational Administrators of Schools and Programs for the Deaf (CEASD) Barbara Raimondo, Executive Director
Conference of Interpreter Trainers Leslie Greer, President
Convo Communications Jarrod Musano, CEO
Corpus Christi Area Council for the Deaf Elizabeth Schlueter, Executive Director
Council de Manos Rogelio Fernandez, Jr., President
DawnSignPress Joe Dannis, President
Deaf Access Services of Western New York Pamela Kefi, Executive Director
Deaf Access Solutions Karl Kosiorek, President/Owner
Deaf Apostolate for the Hartford Archdiocese Dennis R. Ferguson, Director/Owner
Deaf Bible Society JR Bucklew, President
Deaf Community Services of San Diego, Inc. Patricia Sieglen-Perry, Executive Director
Deaf Counseling Advocacy and Referral Agency Raymond Rodgers, Executive Director
Deaf In Government David Rice, President
Deaf Seniors of America (DSA) Nancy Rarus, President
Deaf Service Center Dianna Druding, Executive Director
Deaf Women United, Inc. Melissa Yingst-Huber, President
Deaf Youth USA Mark Ramirez, President
DEAF, Inc. (Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc.) Ernest Garrett III, Executive Director
DEAF, Inc. (Massachusetts) Sharon Applegate, Executive Director
DeafLink Garth Sponseller, DeafLink Director
DHH Insurance Agency Gary Meyer, Vice President
Disability and Communication Access Board Francine Wai, Executive Director
Disability Rights Maine Kim Moody, Executive Director
Discovering Deaf Worlds Davin Searls, Executive Director
Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind Jeanne Prickett, President
Gallaudet Interpreting Service (GIS) Yoshiko Chino, Director
Gallaudet University Roberta J. Cordano, President
Gallaudet University Alumni Association (GUAA) Samuel Sonnenstrahl, Executive Director
Georgia Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Inc. Jimmy Peterson, Executive Director
Georgia Interpreting Services Network
Goodwill Industries Deaf Services Beth Wagmeister, Director of Deaf Services
Google Adrienne Biddings, Telecom Policy Counsel
Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness (GLAD) Patricia Hughes, Chief Executive Officer
Idaho Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Steven Snow, Executive Director
Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission (ICDHH) John Miller, Director
Indiana School for the Deaf (ISD) David Geeslin, CEO/Superintendent
Jacksonville Community Center for the Deaf (JCCD) Deloris DeAnn Summers, President
Kansas School for the Deaf Luanne Barron, Interim Superintendent
JP Morgan Chase & Co. Rodney Hood
Language Bank, The Radia Sefiane
LEAD-K Shari Farinha, President
Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living Ashley Norkus, Waiver and SLIRS Program Manager
Library Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Nashville, Tennessee
Lighthouse Louisiana Deaf Services Jazmyne Lemar, Terp Coordinator
Long Island Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Sandra Blum, President
Louisiana Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Justin Alexie, President
Madonna University Daniel McDougall, SLS Department Chair
Mary Jean Grant Interpreting Services, LLC Mary Jean Grant, Owner
Maryland Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Kelby Brick, Executive Director
Maryland Relay Brenda Kelly-Frey, Director
Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH) Heidi Reed, Commissioner
Mid-Atlantic Interpreting Group, Inc. Gina D’Amore, President
Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf Terry Wilding, Superintendent
Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH) Opeoluwa Sotonwa, Executive Director
Missouri School for the Deaf Superintendent
Montana School for the Deaf and the Blind (MSDB) Kim Schwabe, Principal
National Asian Deaf Congress William Wong, President
National Association of State Agencies of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Steve Florio, President
National Association of Interpreters in Education Susan Brown, President
National Black Deaf Advocates (NBDA) Evon Black, President
National Disability Institute Michael Norris, Executive Director
National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) Gerard J.Buckley, NTID President
National Verbatim Reporters Association Mike Ashcraft, Director
New Mexico Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Nathan Gomme, Executive Director
New York School for the Deaf Bradley Porche, Superintendent
NorCal Services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (NorCal) Sheri Farinha, Chief Executive Officer
Northeastern University American Sign Language Program Cayle O’Brien, Staff Interpreter
Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Robert Loftur-Thun, Interim Executive Director
Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Washington Deborah O’Willow, Director
Orange County Deaf Equal Access Foundation Renee Thomas, Regional Director
Oregon Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Chad A. Ludwig, Director
Partners Interpreting Paul Tracy, Co-Founder
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf Peter L. Bailey, Head of School
PFCA-Services for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind and Hard of Hearing Pam Ladd, Chief Executive Officer
Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf Henry Carter, President
Rauch, Inc. Dave Calvert, Director of Interpreting Services
Regional Resource Center on Deafness, Oregon (RRCD) Cheryl Davis, Director
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Charity Warrigon, Interim Executive Director
Rochester School for the Deaf Antony McLechtie. Superintendent
Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Steven A. Florio, Executive Director
Sally J. Pimentel Deaf and Hard of Hearing Center Executive Director
Sign Language Network, Inc. Andrea Reeves, President/Owner
Signs of Excellence, LLC Deborah Wesson Gibson
Sinclair Community College, EDU Lab Jennifer Resseguie
Sprint Acessibility Kris Shipley
Sorenson Communications Lance Pickett, Vice President of Corporate Marketing
St. Mary’s School for the Deaf Timothy M. Kelly, Superintendent
The Learning Center for the Deaf Judith Vreeland, President and Executive Director
Thinkself, Inc. Aaron Gutzke, Executive Director
Tilikum-Deaf Centers Karl Reddy, CEO
Tri-County GLAD Julianna Fjeld, Regional Director
TSHA, Inc. Rene Ryan, Executive Director
Ultratec Pamela Holmes, Director Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
University of Connecticut Donna M. Korbel, Assistant Vice President
USA Deaf Sports Federation Mark Apodaca, Vice President of Finance
Verizon Communications Zack Bastian, Manager Strategic Alliances
Virginia Department for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Eric Raff, Deputy Director
VITAC Corporation John Capobianco, Marketing
West Virginia Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WVCDHH) Earnest Covington, Executive Director
Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf Steve Farmer, Chief executive Officer
Willie Ross School for the Deaf Robert W. Carter, President
ZVRS Dawnmarie Caggiano, Senior Marketing Director