Leadership Staff

Senior Management Team

Kathleen Daily Record Headshot 2015 cropKathleen McNally Durkin
, Executive Director, has been with The Arc Baltimore since 2001. She started in the field 36 years ago as a volunteer, then worked in direct support positions before moving into managerial roles at several organizations before coming to The Arc. She received a BS degree in Psychology and Philosophy from The University of Scranton in 1987 and a MS in Special Education with concentration in Business from Johns Hopkins University in 1991.  She is a Past President of the Maryland Association of Community Services (MACS) and serves on numerous State level task forces charged with the transformation of supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. In 2015, she was honored as one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women by The Daily Record.

Kate McGuire
Chief Advancement Officer

Tracy Pruitt
Chief Financial Officer

Aaron Atkinson
Assistant Executive Director (Community Living/Quality Enhancement)

Karyn Harvey, Ph.D.
Assistant Executive Director (Clinical Supports)

Erin Lindholm
Assistant Executive Director (Employment & Day Services)

Nellie Power
Assistant Executive Director (Outreach & Family Services)

Kimberly Becker
Operations Executive

Shontae Jones
Human Resources Executive



Ann Marie Angarita
Director of Workforce Development

Kelly Bell
Director of Family Living

Sylvester (Sly) Bieler
Senior Director of Community Integration

Dawn Davis-Brodeur
Director of Training

Nancy Brown
Director of Community Employment

Yolanda Dorchy
Director of Quality Assurance

Monique Dubois
Director of Community Living

Christian Ehrhardt
Director of Information Technology

Joanna Falcone
Senior Director of Competitive Employment

JK Ferrell
Director of Safety

Bob Fonte
Director of Outreach

Allis Kensing
Director of Supported Employment

Christopher Knoerlein
Director of Communications & Grants

Lori J. Miller
Director of Community Living

Florence Ndi
Director of Nursing

Bridget Roth
Director of Foster Care and Family Services

John Sanford
Director of Facilities

Kimberly Scroggins
Director of Business Services

Michelle Smith
Director of Community Living

Debbie Staigerwald
Director of Volunteers and Interns

Daphni Steffin
Director of Assistive Technology & Information Systems

Donald Watts
Senior Director of Contract Services

Diane Westgate