NSDA Board of Directors

Charlie Reavis
President

Bev Matthews
Treasurer

Mary Bifaro
Support Services Director

Larry Kolasa
Founding President

Warren Bandel
Director

Susan Beck
Director

Jane Gordon
Director

Dorothy Tannahill-Moran
Director

Dot Sowerby
Director/Past President

Marcia Sterling
Director

Charlie Womble
Director/Past President

Kimberly Kuman
Executive Director, Ex Officio

NSDA Scientific Advisory Board

Gerald Berke, MD
Chairperson

Craig Evinger, PhD

Julie Barkmeier-Kraemer, PhD, CCC-SLP

Laurie Ozelius, PhD

Carlie Tanner, PhD

NSDA Medical Advisory Board

Robert W. Bastian, MD
Chairperson

Steven A, Bielamowicz, MD

Andrew Blitzer, MD

Joel H, Blumin, MD

David O. Francis

Stacey Halum, MD

Michael Rolnick, PhD

C. Blake Simpson, MD

James Thomas, MD

Peak Woo, MD

NSDA Honorary Board

Scott Adams
Creator of the cartoon "Dilbert"

Johnny Bush
Country and Western Singer and Songwriter

Chip Hanauer
Unlimited Hydroplane Racer

John Edwardson
Business Executive

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
Political Activist and Environmentalist

Christy Ludlow, PhD, CCC-SLP
Founding NSDA Scientific Director

Jean Newcomer
Author

Diane Rehm
Host of the "Diane Rehm Show" on NPR

Jimmie Rodgers
American Pop Singer and Songwriter

Daniel Truong, MD
NSDA Founder

NSDA Support Leadership Committee

Mary Bifaro
Support Services Director

Carol Doles
Eastern Regional Representative

John Comer
Western Regional Representative

Pat Hill
Area Contact Person Coordinator

Dot Sowerby
Online Welcome Committee

David Barton
Support Group Developer

James Anderson
Support Group Developer

NSDA Staff

Kimberly Kuman
Executive Director

Nancy Panos
Program Manager

Angie Pinski
Data and Administrative Coordinator