About Us

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An elected Board of Directors meets monthly and governs the Head Trauma Support Project, Inc. Board members include clinical professionals, business community members, survivors and caregivers. Our Board makes policy and develops and implements programs.

Board of Directors

  • President:
  • Vice President: Deirdre Days-Ward
  • Treasurer: Peggy Roy
  • Secretary:
  • Board Member: Carrie Elston-Akaba
  • Board Member: Walt Moser
  • Board Member: Eric Williams

Contact the Board at board.htsp@gmail.com.

Supportive Social Group for Adults with Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Team

  • Volunteer Coordinator: Barbara Curtis, B.S.
  • New Member Administrator: Apryl Sullivan, B.S.
  • Compliance Coordinator: Montse Hinojosa, M.S., CF-SLP
  • Marketing: Maisey Lopez, B.S.
  • Student Facilitator: Megan Asher
  • Student Facilitator: Victoria Porras
  • Student Facilitator: Ambreen Siddiqui
  • Student Facilitator: Phillip Kostyuk

Professional Volunteers

  • Fidela Bouathong, M.S., CF-SLP
  • Desmond Buksh, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Barbara Curtis, B.S.
  • Florence Ferreira, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Angelica Graham, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Darla Hagge, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Coryn Hernandez, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Mikaela Kalafate, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Sarah Kiesz, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Ashley Maddux, B.S., CTRS
  • Nancy Nguyen, M.S., CF-SLP
  • Jenna Ratcliff, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Kate Shemyakin, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Linda Sullivan, M.S., SLP

Student Volunteers

  • Natalie Amezcua
  • Megan Asher
  • Haley Charlesworth
  • Kylie DeLaney
  • Kaila Dolley
  • Hannah Downing
  • Haley Grandchamp
  • Danielle King
  • Phillip Kostyuk
  • Samantha Mori
  • Sarita Patel
  • Victoria Porras
  • Herneet Sandhu
  • Ambreen Siddiqui
  • Sierra Stone
  • David Turner

Caregiver/Family Support Group & Kid/Sibling Facilitators

  • Caryn Cochran-Branson, LCSW
  • Kevin Wheeler, LCSW

Making the Best of It (MTBI) Support Group Facilitator

  • Connie Martinez, Psy.D.

Social Media Team

  • Social Media Coordinator: Joseph Arata, M.S., CCC-SLP
  • Website Support: Kylie DeLaney
  • Samantha Mori
  • Natalie Amezcua
  • Ambreen Siddiqui