MEET THE TEAM

OFFICERS

Alyssa Ropell

President

1st Term - 12/24

Program At-Large

Bryan Baltazar

Vice President

2nd Term – 12/2024
Program At-Large

Jaclyn Trice

Secretary

1st Term – 01/2026
Community At-Large

Dylan Jones

Treasurer

1st Term – 01/2026

Community At-Large

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The NCEDSV Board of Directors is comprised of:

Beth Flory

Southern Regional Representative

Rita Imus

Program At-Large

Karen Moessner

Central Regional Representative

Linda Perez

Program At-Large

Jason Pepper

Eastern Regional Representative

Amy Buchanan

Community At-Large

Cheryl Guinan

Northern Regional Representative

STAFF MEMBERS

Elizabeth
Abdur-Raheem

Executive Director

Amber Batchelor

Program Director

Amanda Bullard

Deputy Director

Lorena Canales

Fundraising and Event Coordinator

Serena Evans

Policy Director

Danielle Mills

Training Coordinator

Jodi Pudwill

Outreach Coordinator

Loralee Rae

Technical Assistance Coordinator

Sarah Sloan

Training Coordinator

Misty Stewart

Grants Coordinator

Melanie Strait

Administrative Specialist

CHRIS TAFF

Administrative Coordinator

Naomi Thompson

Communications Coordinator

Nicole Winckelmann

Policy Specialist

LINDSAY YATES

Training Director