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AFBAmerican Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

American Foundation for the Blind's Board of Trustees

Larry Kimbler, Chair
Retired Senior Executive, Staubach Company

James H. McLaughlin, Vice Chair
CEO, J.H. McLaughlin & Co., LLC

Elaine J. Pommells, Secretary
Chief Financial Administrative Officer, Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center, Inc.

Kirk Adams
President/CEO, Seattle Lighthouse for the Blind

Elcio Barcelos
Vice President, HR Personal Systems America, Hewlett Packard Company

Cathy Burns
President/CEO, Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce

Debbie Dennis
Chair, AFB Center on Vision Loss
Vice President-Dallas Region Customer Operations, Oncor

Diane L. Fazzi
Acting Dean and Associate Dean, Charter College of Education at California State University (CSULA)

Theodore S. Francavilla
Former EVP & COO, Lighthouse International

Sally Giittinger
Administrator, Nebraska Center for the Education of Children who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Brenda Gumbs
Retired Executive Vice President, People and Culture for Perfetti Van Melle, North America

Melanie Lockwood Herman
Executive Director, Nonprofit Risk Management Center

James Kesteloot
Retired CEO, Chicago Lighthouse

Shafiq A. Khan
Senior Vice President eCommerce, Marriott International

Meg LaVigne
President of Television, Litton Entertainment

Patricia Leader
Vision Specialist, Cupertino School District

Christopher (Kit) J. Migel
Retired Executive Vice President, General Reinsurance

Kenneth Miller, an IAC Company

George Pocheptsov

Barbara Rifkind
Barbara Rifkind LLC

Dr. Roman Rubio, MD
Senior VP of Translational Medicine, Avalanche Technologies

Russell Shaffer
Senior Manager of Corporate Affairs, Constituent Relations, Walmart Stores Inc.

Milt Springut
Springut Law PC

Paul Sullivan
Author and Columnist

Jeff Thom, Esq.
President, California Council of the Blind

Norb Vonnegut
Author; former Managing Director, Silvercrest Asset Management

Joan Meyer Weisberg
President, Arthurs Enterprises State Electric Supply Company and Service Wire Company

Pamela L. Weisberg
Attorney, private practice

Susan Weidle
Retired Executive Director, Johnson & Johnson

Thomas Wlodkowski
Vice President of Accessibility, Comcast

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