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 (Vice Chair)

Peter V. Berns, CEO, The Arc of the United States

Melissa Cordish, Philanthropist and Community Volunteer

Susan Danish, Former Executive Director of Association of Junior Leagues International (Immediate Past Chair)

Adolph Falcon, Executive Vice President, National Alliance for Hispanic Health

Jeff Fleischer, President & CEO, Youth Advocate Programs, Inc. (Chair)

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

Denise Harlow, Chief Executive Officer, Community Action Partnership

Melanie Lockwood Herman, Executive Director, Nonprofit Risk Management Center

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

Frances Kunreuther, Co-Director, Building Movement Project

Brian J. G. Lachance, Esq., Chief of Staff, United Way Worldwide (Vice Chair)

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

Susan Tomlinson Schmidt, President, Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (Secretary & Equity Committee Co-Chair)

Col. Jeffrey Smith, National Chief Secretary, The Salvation Army

Mala B. Thakur, Senior Program Director, MDC (Treasurer)

Key Staff Contacts

Policy and Operations: Adolph Falcon, afalcon@nassembly.org

Membership: Melissa Reifler, mreifler@nassembly.org

PurchasingPoint: Ruth Sigei, rsigei@nassembly.org

Communications and Marketing: Michelle Stewart, mstewart@nassembly.org

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