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
Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind John Mascia, President
American Association of the DeafBlind Randy Pope, President
Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) Libby Stanley, Executive Director
Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Nancy Denning Martin, President
Central Piedmont Community College Interpreter Education Program Martha Ingel, Program Chair
Comcast Corporation Bret Perkins and Susan Jin Davis, Vice-Presidents
Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD) Chris Soukup, CEO
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
Council de Manos Janette Duran, President
Deaf Access Services Pamela Kefi, Executive Director
Deaf Bible Society Philippe Gallant, Director of Technology
Deaf in Government David Rice, President
DeafLink The League Garth Sonseller, DeafLink Director
Deaf Missions Chad Entinger, CEO
Deaf People of Color  
Deaf Seniors of America (DSA) Alfred Sonnenstrahl, President
Deaf Women Of Color Mayra Castrejon, President
Deaf Women United, Inc. Kim Minard, Programs Chair
DEAF, Inc. (Deaf Empowerment Awareness Foundation, Inc.) Ernest Garrett III, Executive Director
Disability Rights Maine Kim Moody, Executive Director
Gallaudet University Roberta J. Cordano, President
Gallaudet University Alumni Association Samuel Sonnenstrahl
Georgia Center of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Inc. Jimmy Peterson, Executive Director
Google Adrienne Biddings, Telecom Policy Counsel
Illinois Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (IRID) Angela M. Malcomson, President
Indiana School for the Deaf Dr. David Geeslin, CEO/Superintendent
Jacksonville Community Center for the Deaf (JCCD) Deloris DeAnn Summers, President
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Rodney Hood
Kansas School for the Deaf Luanne Barron, Superintendent
Maryland Governor’s Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Kelby Brick, Director
Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Steven Florio, Appointed Commissioner
Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf Terry Wilding, Superintendent
Montana School for the Deaf and the Blind Paul Furthmyre, Superintendent
National Asian Deaf Congress William Wong, President
National Association of Interpreters in Education Stephanie Zito, President
National Association of State Agencies of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (NASADHH) Steven Florio, President
National Black Deaf Advocates, Inc. Isidore Niyongabo, President
National Deaf News Joey Garth, President
National Hispanic Latino Association Association of the Deaf Paolina Ramirez, President
National Verbatim Reporters Association Kelly Evans, Assn. Manager
New England Homes for the Deaf Shelley Silverman, Executive Director
New Mexico Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Nathan Gomme, Executive Director
Northeastern University American Sign Language Program Cayle O’Brien, Staff Interpreter
Office of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Washington Deborah O’Willow, Director
Orange County Deaf Equal Access Foundation Renee Thomas, Regional Director
Partnership for Families , Children and Adults PFCA-Services for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind and Hard of Hearing Andrew McGill, President
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf Peter L. Bailey, Head of School
Purple Communications, Inc. Sherri Turpin, CEO
Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf Roy Jones, President
Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf Jonathan Webb, President
Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Steven A. Florio, Executive Director
Sacred Circle (IDC) Teresa Norris, Executive Director
Sally J. Pimentel Deaf & Hard of Hearing Center Alicia Miller, Executive Director
Sign Language Network, Inc. Andrea Reeves, President/Owner
Sign Language Resources, Inc. Mary Darrah MacLean, President
Signs of Excellence, LLC Deborah Wesson Gibson
Sinclair Community College, EDU Lab Phyllis Adams, Chair/Professor ASLID
St. Mary’s School for the Deaf Timothy Kelly, Superintendent
Telecommunications for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing Claude Stout, Executive Director
The Learning Center for the Deaf Sarah Glenn-Smith, CEO
Thinkself, Inc. Aaron Gutzke, Executive Director
TSHA, Inc. Marquetta Finley, Executive Director
Tri Country Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness Patricia Hughes, CEO
Tri-County GLAD Julianna Fjeld, Regional Director
Ultratec, Inc./Captel, Inc. Pam Holmes, Director of Consumer Affairs
Vancro Chris Crosby, CEO
Verizon Communications Jeffrey Kramer, Executive Director
Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Eric Raff, Director
Willie Ross School for the Deaf Robert W. Carter, President
ZVRS/Purple Sherri Turpin, CEO