National Human Services Assembly

Key Leadership

Meet our Board of Directors

Darlyne Bailey, Ph.D., Professor and Dean Emeritus, Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, Bryn Mawr College (Chair)

Jeff Fleischer, Consultant (Immediate Past Chair)

Denise Harlow, Chief Executive Officer, Community Action Partnership (Secretary)

Jennifer Hawkins, Corporate Secretary and Chief of Staff, American Red Cross

Monisha Kapila, Founder and CEO, ProInspire (Co-Vice Chair)

Frances Kunreuther, Co-Director, Building Movement Project

Melanie Lockwood Herman, Executive Director, Nonprofit Risk Management Center

Lupi Quinteros-Grady, President & CEO, Latin American Youth Center

Denise Spivak, CEO, CenterLink

Mala B. Thakur, Program Manager, National Association of Workforce Boards (Co-Vice Chair)

Susan Tomlinson Schmidt, Consultant (Treasurer)

Meet our Staff Leadership

Victor Valentine, Executive Director,

Melissa Reifler, Director of Learning and Member Engagement,

Ruth Sigei, Managing Director of PurchasingPoint,


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