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Staff Directory

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Leadership & Administration

Adrienne Nazon
Vice President, External Relations and Communications

Jennifer Creasey
Assistant Vice President, External Relations and State Relations

Deneen Gillespie
Assistant Vice President, Strategic Communications and Marketing

Paul Weinberger
Assistant Vice President, Federal Relations

Nicole Rakes
Administrative Aide

Brian Williams
Office Administrator


Marissa Brewer
Director, Advocacy

Kathy Sullivan
Assistant Director, Advocacy

Theresa Thomas
Advocacy and Community Relations Coordinator

Brand and Marketing

Gretchen Yordy
Director, Brand and Marketing

Steven Martin
Senior Designer and Assistant Director of Creative

Laura Mabry
Visiting Assistant Director, Content Strategy and Development

Alex Quigley
Visiting Assistant Director, Digital Marketing

Jon Miller
Visiting Storyteller and Content Strategist


Communications and Media Relations

David Mercer
Senior Writer and Associate Director, Executive Communications

Steve Witmer
Senior Writer and Assistant Director, Media Relations

Heather Toth
Communications Specialist

Federal Relations

Melissa Haas
Director, Federal Relations

Colin Kerr
Federal Relations Specialist


Jamie Turpin
Interim Associate Director, FOIA

State and Local Relations

Alan Solow
Director, Local & State Relations

Nolan Drea
Associate Director, State Relations

Ja'net Scott
Assistant Director, Local & State Relations