Our Staff

APHSA is highly motivated by the desired future state for the field. Our team is solution-oriented, agile, and focused on meeting member expectations and delivering high-quality, relevant products and services.

Main phone line: (202) 682-0100

Office of the CEO & President

Tracy Wareing Evans

Tracy Wareing Evans

President and CEO

[email protected]

Ray Davidson

Ray Davidson

Chief Operating Officer

[email protected]
(202) 866-0572

Jessica Garon

Jessica Garon, MA

Director, Communications

[email protected]
(202) 866-0535

Sherray G. Whatley

Sherray G. Whatley, CSM

Executive Coordinator

[email protected]
(202) 866-0545

Nina Darby

Nina Darby, MS

Human Resources Specialist

[email protected]
(571) 447-8152

Antonette Russell

Antonette Russell, MBA, MPA, SHRM-SCP

Human Resource Director

[email protected]
(703) 304-6771

STRATEGIC MOBILIZATION TEAM

Ann Flagg

Senior Director, Policy and Practice

[email protected]
(202) 866-0542

Matt Lyons

Director, Policy and Research

[email protected]
(240) 888-6637

Jennifer Kerr

Director, Organizational Effectiveness (OE)

[email protected]
(202) 821-2809

Kimberly James

OE Consultant

[email protected]
(202) 866-0677

Alexander Figueroa

OE Consultant

[email protected]

Christina Becker, JD

Director, Knowledge Mobilization

[email protected]
(202) 866-0562

Jess Maneely

Senior Policy Analyst, Technology and Analytics

[email protected]
(571)447-3511

Romuald Lenou Tassigne, MPA

Research Associate

[email protected]
(202) 866-0556

Meg Dygert

Policy Associate, Child Welfare and Family Well-Being

[email protected]
(202) 866-0573

Mary Nelson

Policy Associate, Employment and Economic Well-Being

[email protected]
(202) 866-0676

Chloe Green

Policy Associate, Food and Nutrition Services

[email protected]
(202) 866-0612

Lofaine Bradford

Knowledge Mobilization Coordinator

[email protected]

Brandy Whisman

Project Associate

[email protected]

Tina Wright-Ervin

Consultant, Organizational Effectiveness

[email protected]

Trinka Landry-Bourne

Consultant, Organizational Effectiveness

[email protected]

Operational Optimization Team

Donna Jarvis-Miller, CMP, CEM

Director, Membership and Events

[email protected]
(202) 866-0569

Guy DeSilva

Director, Engagement Operations and Marketing

[email protected]
(202) 866-0557

Max Daniel, MSW

Data Analytics Manager

[email protected]
(202) 866-0534

Maurine Jones

Conference Meeting Planner

[email protected]
(202) 866-0536

Carla Fults, JD, MSW

Director, Interstate Affairs and Compact Operations

[email protected]
(202) 866-0543

Marci McCoy-Roth

Director, Interoperability and System Strategies

[email protected]
(202) 866-0547, ext. 256


Jenny Hogan

Marketing and Communication Coordinator

[email protected]
(202) 866-0507

Marie Comito

Membership and Events Coordinator

[email protected]
(202) 866-0571

Alvin Brown

Manager, Accounting

[email protected]
(202) 866-0539

Jordan Ahmad

Manager, Membership Engagement Operations and Marketing

[email protected]
(703) 314-3822

Jennifer Cortez

Grants & Contracts Manager

[email protected]