PFLAG National Office
1828 L Street, NW, Suite 660
Washington, DC 20036 
Main Phone: (202) 467-8180
Fax: (202) 467-8194
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National Staff

Executive Office

Kathlyn Taylor Gaubatz, Ph. D.

Interim Executive Director
(202) 467-8180 or

Joellen Shiffman

Executive Office Administrator
(202) 657-6994 or

Advocacy, Policy, & Partnerships

Diego Miguel Sanchez, APR

Director of Advocacy, Policy & Partnerships
(202) 657-6997 or

Chapter Engagement

Jamie Curtis

Director of Chapter Engagement
(202) 683-6456 or

Brooke Smith

Chapter Engagement Manager – Web and Database
(202) 683-6455 or

Jamelle Dooley

Chapter Services Coordinator
(202) 657-5997 or


Liz Owen

Director of Communications
(202) 657-4026 or

Dimetri O'Brien

Communications Assistant
(202) 467-8181 or


Maggie Ardiente

Director of Development
(202) 349-0788 or

Finance and Operations

Serge Hyacinthe

Director of Finance and Operations
(202) 684-9891 or

Learning & Inclusion

Jean-Marie Navetta

Director of Learning & Inclusion
(202) 657-5994 or

Jamie Henkel

Learning & Inclusion Manager
PFLAG Academy Online
(202) 657-6998 or

Board Members


Kathy Godwin


Dawn Holt

Board Vice President, Regional Directors Council Chair

Susan Thronson

Vice President; Nomination Committee, Chair

Robert A. Marchman, Esq.

Secretary; Chair, Diversity & Inclusion Task Force

Larry Ryan


Regional Directors

Dawn Holt

Board Vice President, Regional Directors Council Chair

Amy Adams

Regional Director
Mid-Atlantic (DC, DE, MD, VA, WV)

Conal Charles

Gulf (AL, FL, GA, MS, PR)

Liz De Jesus

North Atlantic (NJ, NY, PA)

Drew Griffin

Pacific Northwest (AK, ID, MT, OR, WA)

Georgia Henry

Northern Plains (MN, ND, SD, WI)

Blanca Leos

Mountain West (AZ, CO, NM, UT, WY)

Karen Neiman

Mid-Pacific (Northern CA, NV)

Robert Petersen

Southern Pacific (Southern CA, HI)

Chad Reumann

Southern (AR, LA, OK, TX)


Northeast (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)

Diane Troy

South Atlantic (KY, NC, SC, TN)

Cathy Wyatt

Great Lakes (IL, IN, MI, OH)


Central (IA, KS, MO, NE)

Special thanks to the volunteer Regional Directors for the time commitment they make because of their dedication, support, expertise, and love of PFLAG chapters.

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