State Association Affiliates

State Associations are independent nonprofit organizations in their own right—the following state associations are affiliate members of the NAD, in good standing. For a list of organizational affiliates, explore here.

Map of the US with four regions defined. Region 1, Region II, Region III and Region IV

StateRegionAffiliate NameWebsitePresident
AlabamaIIIAlabama Association of the Deaf (AAD)https://www.facebook.com/DeafAlabamaFred Miller
AlaskaIVAlaska Deaf Councilhttp://www.alaskadeafcouncil.org/Jennifer Gates
ArizonaIVArizona Association of the Deaf (AZAD)http://www.azadinc.org/Missy Keast
ArkansasIIIArkansas Association of the Deaf (AAD)http://www.arkad.org/Nathan Burleson
CaliforniaIVCalifornia Association of the Deaf (CAD)http://www.cad1906.org/Kavita Pipalia
ColoradoIVColorado Association of the Deaf (CAD)http://cadeaf.org/Vance Youngs
ConnecticutIConnecticut Association of the Deaf (CAD)Luisa Gasco-Soboleski
DelawareIDelaware Association of the Deaf (DAD)http://delawaredeaf.org/Feta Fernsler
District of ColumbiaIDistrict of Columbia Association of the Deaf (DCAD)http://www.dcadeaf.org/Graham Forsey
FloridaIIIFlorida Association of the Deaf (FAD)http://www.fadcentral.org/Tim Wood
GeorgiaIIIGeorgia Association of the Deaf (GAD)http://www.gadeaf.org/Wade Doster
HawaiiIVAloha State Association of the Deaf (ASAD)http://www.deafaloha.org/Darlene Ewan
IdahoIVIdaho Association of the Deaf (IAD)http://www.idahodeaf.org/Janette Lancaster
IllinoisIIIllinois Association of the Deaf (IAD)http://www.iadeaf.org/Corey Axelrod
IndianaIIIndiana Association of the Deaf (IAD)http://www.iadhoosiers.org/Charleen Sculley
IowaIIIowa Association of the Deaf (IAD)http://www.iowadeaf.com/Shirley Hampton
KansasIIKansas Association of the Deaf (KAD)http://www.deafkansas.org/Kimberly Anderson
KentuckyIIKentucky Association of the Deaf (KAD)http://www.kydeaf.org/Dodie Karr
LouisianaIIILouisiana Association of the Deaf (LAD)http://www.lad1908.org/Jimmy Challis Gore
MaineIMaine Association of the Deaf (MeAD)http://www.maine.gov/rehab/dod/resource_guide/orgs_deaf.shtmlSitara Sheikh
MarylandIMaryland Association of the Deaf (MDAD)http://www.mdad.tv/Richard L. Jeffries, Jr.
MassachusettsIMassachusetts State Association of the Deaf (MSAD)https://www.massdeaf.org/Stephanie Hakulin
MichiganIIMichigan Deaf Association (MDA)http://www.michdeaf.org/Christian Young
MinnesotaIIMinnesota Association of Deaf Citizens (MADC)http://www.minndeaf.org/Jackie Correa Alley
MississippiIIIMississippi Association of the Deaf (MAD)Melanie Woodward
MissouriIIMissouri Association of the Deaf (MoAD)http://www.moadeaf.org/William Walker
MontanaIVMontana Association of the Deaf (MAD)http://montanadeaf.org/Cam Tulloch
NebraskaIINebraska Association of the Deaf (NeAD)http://www.nead1902.com/Mark Andersen
NevadaIVNevada Association of the Deaf (NVAD)http://www.nvad.org/Jeff Beardsley
New HampshireINew Hampshire Association of the Deaf (NHAD)http://www.nhadinc.org/Michael Schock
New JerseyINew Jersey Association of the Deaf (NJAD)http://www.deafnjad.org/Annmarie Buraczeski
New MexicoIVNew Mexico Association of the Deaf (NMAD)https://www.facebook.com/groups/434778170012515/about/Ron Stern
New YorkIEmpire State Association of the Deaf (ESAD)http://www.esad.org/Verne Bonse
North CarolinaIIINorth Carolina Association of the Deaf (NCAD)http://www.ourncad.org/Craig Blevins
North DakotaIINorth Dakota Association of the Deaf (NDAD)http://www.nddeaf.org/Michele Rolewitz
OhioIIOhio Association of the Deaf (OAD)http://www.oad-deaf.org/
OklahomaIIIOklahoma Association of the Deaf (OAD)http://www.ok-oad.org/Glenna Cooper
OregonIVOregon Association of the Deaf (OAD)http://www.oad1921.org/Logan A Poynor
PennsylvaniaIPennsylvania Society for the Advancement of the Deaf (PSAD)http://www.psadweb.org/Gerald Penna
Rhode IslandIRhode Island Association of the Deaf (RIAD)http://riadeaf.org/Danielle Loughlin
South CarolinaIIISouth Carolina Association of the Deaf (SCAD)https://www.sc-deaf.org/Sherry Williams
South DakotaIISouth Dakota Association of the Deaf (SDAD)http://www.sdad.org/Kevin Barber
TennesseeIIITennessee Association of the Deaf (TAD)http://www.deaftenn1897.org/Dana Hughes
TexasIIITexas Association of the Deaf (TAD)http://www.txad.org/Michael Swoboda
UtahIVUtah Association for the Deaf (UAD)http://www.uad.org/Kim Smith
VermontIVermont Association of the Deaf (VTAD)http://www.deafvermont.com/Elena Shapiro
VirginiaIVirginia Association of the Deaf (VAD)http://www.vad.org/Mary Rose Gonzalez
WashingtonIVWashington State Association of the Deaf (WSAD)http://www.wsad.org/Karen Atwood
West VirginiaIWest Virginia Association of the Deaf (WVAD)http://www.wvad.org/Christopher Mick
WisconsinIIWisconsin Association of the Deaf (WAD)http://www.wisdeaf.org/Jeff Bronk