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AFB Leadership and Staff

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AFB Leadership

Kirk Adams, President and CEO
George Abbott, Chief Knowledge Advancement Officer
Kelly Bleach, Internal Consultant, Special Projects
Patsy Carvache, Chief Business Officer
Cristopher Broyles, Chief Consulting Solutions Officer
Stephanie Enyart, Chief Public Policy and Research Officer
Adrianna Montague, Chief Community Engagement Officer
Sonya Shiflet, Chief Human Resources and Planning Officer

AFB Staff by Department

Executive Office

Kirk Adams, President and CEO
Melody Goodspeed, Manager, Executive Office
Darren M. Davis, Executive Administrator

Knowledge Advancement

George Abbott,Chief Knowledge Advancement Officer
Megan Dodd, Director, AFB Center on Vision Loss
Kevin Dougherty, Administrative Assistant, Knowledge Advancement
Beatrice Jacinto, Database and Electronic Publications Editor

AFB Consulting

Cristopher Broyles, Chief Consulting Solutions Officer
Matthew Enigk, Accessibility Engineer
John Lilly, Senior Accessibility Engineer

Business Systems

Patsy Carvache, Chief Business Officer

Accounting

Tim Meadows, Accounting Manager
Bronwyn Smiley, Administrative Coordinator
Heather Spence, Business Systems Manager
Eric Ulbrich, Staff Accountant

Information Technology Services

Matthew Janusauskas, Director, Information Technology Services
Syed Hassan, Software Development Engineer
Aziz Kabulniyazov, Information Systems Lead
William Reuschel, Technical Development Lead

Human Resources

Sonya Shiflet, Chief Human Resources and Planning Officer
Lisa Santamarina, Human Resources Generalist

Community Engagement

Adrianna Montague, Chief Community Engagement Officer

Communications

Lee Huffman, AccessWorld Editor and Manager, Technology Information
Amanda Kolling, Senior Engagement and Brand Manager
John Mackin, Manager, Public Relations
Elizabeth Neal, Director of Communications
Aaron Preece, AccessWorld Technology and Information Specialist
Jeremy Ramsier, Digital Content Coordinator
Helen Selsdon, Archivist, Helen Keller Archives

Resource Development

Jaye Lopez, Director of Development
Stephanie Sauer, Stewardship Coordinator
Rachel Schreiber, Individual Giving Officer
Suzette Williams, Resource Development Coordinator
Diane Wright, Direct Mail & Operations Manager

Public Policy and Research Institute

Stephanie Enyart, Chief Public Policy and Research Officer
Constance Engelstad, Interim Chief Policy and Research Officer
Bonnie O'Day, Interim Research Director
Rebecca Burrichter, Senior Editor, JVIB
Neva Fairchild, National Independent Living Specialist
Sarah Malaier, Public Policy & Research Advisor
Priscilla Rogers, Special Advisor, Aging and Vision Loss.

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