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Staff and Board

A team of professionals dedicated to the mission and vision of NCFA

ryan

PRESIDENT / CEO

With decades of experience in clinical, policy, and professional practice, Ryan
is a trusted leader and go-to expert on
all matters of adoption.

amy

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Amy's dedication to excellence,
combined with her broad skill set and organizational experience enable NCFA's membership program, annual conference, and constituent services to flourish. 

megan

DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

Megan's proven expertise in nonprofit fundraising, development, and event planning is a critical part of advancing our mission in collaboration with partners, supporters, and friends of NCFA.

kristen

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS

Kristen works to help NCFA communicate with clarity and excellence to drive constituent engagement and create new growth opportunities for the organization.

nicole

ADOPTION EDUCATION MANAGER

Creating high-quality, adoption-specific educational offerings is a cornerstone of NCFA's programs. Nicole effectively manages a range of responsibilities to bring these resources to thousands of people in the adoption community every year. 

janelle

ADOPTION EDUCATION SPECIAL PROJECTS MANAGER

Janelle has been personally and professionally involved
in local and national child and family advocacy efforts
for over 25 years. She provides vital support to NCFA's
online training courses and conference planning.

gina

OFFICE & PROGRAMS ASSISTANT

Gina is an integral part of the team providing administrative support to all areas of the organization and leveraging her years of experience in event and association management to strengthen NCFA's programs.

Board of Directors

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