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AFBAmerican Foundation®
for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss

National Agenda Steering Committee

Dr. Karen E. Blankenship, Professional Co-Chair
Iowa Department of Education
Des Moines, IA

Stephen A. Goodman, Professional Co-Chair
California School for the Blind
Fremont, CA

Brunhilde Merk-Adam, Parent Co-Chair
Southfield, MI

Jean Ann Vogelman, Parent Co-Chair
Overbrook School for the Blind
Philadelphia, PA

Janie Blome
American Printing House for the Blind
Louisville, KY

Dan Boyd
Association of Instructional Resource Centers for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Pierre, SD

Melanie Brunson
American Council of the Blind
Washington, DC

Barbara Cheadle
National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Baltimore, MD

Dr. Anne L. Corn
Peabody College, Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Sue Dalton
Marengo, IL

Dr. Phil Hatlen
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Austin, TX

Dr. Kathleen M. Huebner
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Elkins Park, PA

Dr. Marge Kaiser
Council of Schools for the Blind
Aberdeen, SD

Susan LaVenture
National Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments
Watertown, MA

Dick Pomo
Wisconsin Council of the Blind
Madison, WI

Sandy Ruconich
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Salt Lake City, UT

Mary Ann Siller
American Foundation for the Blind
Dallas, TX

Dr. Susan Spungin
American Foundation for the Blind
New York, NY

Donna Stryker
Las Cruces, NM

Dr. Karen Wolffe
American Foundation for the Blind
Austin, TX

Mary Zabelski
National Association of Parents of Children & Youth who are Visually Impaired
Chicago, IL

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