Meet the Team

Executive Director

Open.

Director of Programming

Stephanie Hoban Cook brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this position along with a proven dedication to the DSA-GC and educating children with Down syndrome. Her years on the Board of the DSA-GC, the Planning Committee for the Down Syndrome Education (DSE) Conference in 2010, and her attendance at that DSE conference have given her an incredible knowledge base about children with Ds and how they learn best.

Board of Directors

Officers

President - Chris Coggins

(daughter, Avery)
chris_coggins@mac.com

Vice President, Programming - Melina Deleon
melina.creel@bankofamerica.com

Vice President, Fund Development - Andrew Spafford
aspafford@financialguide.com

Vice President, Community Engagement - Ernie Hoag
(daughter, Lily)
ehoag58@gmail.com

Treasurer - Crystal Garrett
treasurer@dsa-gc.org

Secretary - Sara Weiss
(son, Ben)
secretary@dsa-gc.org

At-Large


Brendan Hammeke
(self-advocate)
brendanhammeke@gmail.com

Melissa Thomason

(son, Welles)
mjyow99@yahoo.com

Shana Filkins
(daughter, Zoey)
shanalei@gmail.com





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