Executive Committee

Serving January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2018

Mark Ackermann headshot Mark Ackermann
Chairperson
Lighthouse Guild
New York, NY


Bernadette KappenBernadette Kappen
Vice-Chair
NY Institute for Special Education
Bronx, NY


Steven Pouliot head shotSteven Pouliot
Treasurer
Vermont Assoc. for the Blind and Visually Impaired
South Burlington, VT


John Mitchell headshotJohn Mitchell
Secretary
Cincinnati Assoc. for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Cincinnati, OH


Miki JordanMiki Jordan
Immediate Past Chair
Wayfinder Family Services
Los Angeles, CA


Roxann Mayros headshotRoxann Mayros
President-CEO
VisionServe Allliance
St. Louis, MO


Board at-Large

Serving January 1, 2018 – December 31, 2020

 

David Morgan headshotDavid Morgan
Member-at-Large
Future In Sight
Concord, NH


Shari Roeseler headshotShari Roeseler
Member-at-Large
Society for the Blind Sacramento
Sacramento, CA


Dennis Steiner headshotDennis Steiner
Member-at-Large
VisionCorps
Lancaster, PA

 


Serving January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2018

 

Lauren Branch headshotLauren Branch
Member-at-Large
NewView Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK


Thomas Panek headshotThomas Panek
Member-at-Large Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Yorktown, NY

 


Serving January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2019

Erika Petach headshot
Erika Petach
Member-at-Large
Blind and Vision Rehab Services of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA


 Mike McGowan headshot

Mike McGowan
Member-at-Large NOAH (National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation)
Chicago, IL


Renee Vidrine headshot
Renee Vidrine
Member-at-Large Lighthouse Louisiana
New Orleans, LA