NCCD Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members
The NCCD Board of Directors welcomed three new members at its first meeting of 2017. These individuals bring a breadth of experience and decades of work in their fields to the board.
Board chair Chris Baird welcomed the new board members, saying, “Each brings unique and valuable expertise that I know will be a real asset to the organization. We are looking forward to working with them.”
The new members of the NCCD board are:
- Peter Quigley, Retired NCCD Vice President of Information Services (The Villages, Florida)
- Mark Soler, JD, Executive Director of the Center for Children’s Law and Policy (Washington, DC)
- Trina Thompson, JD, Alameda County Superior Court Judge (Oakland, CA)
New member Soler said, "I've admired the work of NCCD for more than 35 years and I'm proud to be a part of the organization."
These new members join the following individuals already serving on the board: Frances P. Allegra, JD; Leon T. Andrews Jr., MS; Chris Baird, MA; Theron L. Bowman, PhD; Paul Castro, JD; Richard J. Cohen, PhD; Bill Geller, JD; Ronald Hughes, PhD; Chair Emeritus Ira A. Lipman; Michael Pearson; Judith Rycus, PhD; and Chief Guy A. Swanger.