Community of Practice

Community of Practice

National Advisory Committee

Elver Ariza Silva
Individual and Family Advocate

Max Barrows
Outreach Coordinator
Green Mountain Self Advocates

Alixe Bonardi
Director- National Core Indicators
Sr. Policy Specialist
Human Services Research Institute

Angela Castillo Epps
Technical Assistance Specialist
National Association of Councils on
Developmental Disabilities

Dawn Cooper
Manager, Diversity & Cultural Competence
The Arc

Shannon Crossbear
Director, Mother Earth Trust
Faculty, Leadership Institute for Cultural Diversity &
Cultural and Linguistic Competence

W. Henry Gregory
Assistant Professor FCH
University of Maryland School of Nursing

Karen Harris Brown
Associate UCEDD Director
University of the Virgin Islands
University Center for Excellence in
Developmental Disabilities Education,
Research & Service

Andy Imparato
Executive Director
Association of University Centers on Disabilities

Kenneth Latham
Policy Analyst
Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council

Chioma Oruh
Program Analyst
DC Department of Parks & Recreation

Joan Christopher
Senior Policy Associate
Georgetown University Center of Excellence
In Developmental Disabilities, Education,
Research and Service (GUCEDD)