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Board of Directors 2017-2018

Board of Directors

Sandra Edwards, Ed.D. - President
Mississippi School for the Deaf
1253 Eastover Drive
Jackson, MS  39211
Phone: 601-984-8067 (Voice)
VP: 601-206-0361

Dr. David Geeslin - President Elect
Indiana School for the Deaf
1200 East 42nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46205
Voice/Relay: 317-550-4807 or 800-722-6166 
VP: 317-550-1983 or

Stacey Katz Shapiro - Secretary
Director of Student Services & Outreach
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf
890 N. Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA  30021
Direct phone line: 404-294-3525
VP: 404-348-8404 
Fax: 404-299-4485
Mindi Failing - Treasurer
Model Secondary School for the Deaf Principal
Gallaudet University
800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC  20002
VP: 202-618-6820
Fax: 202-448-6949
Phone: 202-651-5224

Class of 2018

Jeffrey Bravin
Executive Director
American School for the Deaf
139 North Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06107
Phone: 860-570-2300
Fax: 860-570-2301
Jennifer Yost Ortiz
Maryland School for the Deaf
P. O. Box 894
Columbia, MD 21044-0894
Phone: 410-696-7447
Fax: 410-480-4506
VP: 410-696-7447

Amy Novotny
Rocky Mountain Deaf School
10300 West Nassau Avenue
Denver, CO 80235
Phone: 303-984-5749
VP: 720-961-9200
Fax: 303-984-7290


Class of 2019

John A. Serrano
Atlanta Area School for the Deaf 
890 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, GA 30021
Phone: 400-300-5905

Michelle Tanner
Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind
Associate Superintendent for the Deaf
742 Harrison Blvd
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: (Voice and TTY) 801-629-4714
Fax: 801-629-4890

Class of 2020

Shauna Bilyeu
Washington School for the  Deaf
611 Grand Blvd.
Vancouver, WA 98661
Phone: 360-696-6525 x4299
VP: 360-334-5451

Luanne Barron
Assistant Superintendent
Kansas School for the Deaf
450 East Park Street
Olathe, KS 66061


Greg Mendenhall
Ohio School for the Deaf
500 Morse Road
Columbus, OH 43214
Scott Falcone
Director, Outreach Services
South Carolina School for the Deaf and the Blind
355 Cedar Springs Road
Spartanburg, SC 29302




Members at Large

Rosemary Gallegos, Ed.D 
New Mexico School for the Deaf
1060 Cerrillos Road
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
Phone: 505-476-6302
Fax: 505-476-6315  

Tim Albert
Student Life Team Director  
National Technical Insitute for the Deaf   
52 Lomb Memorial Drive   
Rochester, NY 14623  
Phone: 585-475-6400  

Claire Bugen
Texas School for the Deaf
1102 South Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78704
Phone: 512-462-5353
Fax: 512-462-5313  


Executive Director

Barbara Raimondo
P.O. Box 116
Washington Grove, MD 20880
Phone: 202-999-2204  
VP: 202-866-6248