Cliff Mayo, Board Chair
Cliff Mayo joined the Board of Directors in June 2018, after previously serving on the YNPNdc Leadership Team from August 2014 to June 2016. He is currently the Compliance Manager for the Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless in Rockville, MD, where he does a bit of everything but with a focus on organizational management. Cliff is also involved in community planning in his home of Hyattsville and is an avid baseball fan.
Anna Corona, Vice Chair
Anna Corona joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as Vice Chair in June 2018. She currently works as a Program Manager for the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP), a non-profit with a mission to protect and promote the optimal health of women, children, and families. Outside of her professional and volunteer life, she enjoys reading, traveling, and exploring the DC/NoVA food scene.
Kolby Keo, Secretary
Kolby joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as Board Secretary in July 2019. He is a senior associate at The Harbour Group where he manages public diplomacy programming and digital strategy. Kolby also serves as president of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP), a global nonprofit dedicated to building a community of dynamic and diverse policy leaders to tackle global challenges.
Danielle Munro, Treasurer
Danielle Munro joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as Board Treasurer in March 2020. She currently works as Senior Manager, Global Treasury for International Justice Mission (IJM), a non-profit whose mission is protect the poor from violence by rescuing victims, bringing the criminals to justice, restoring survivors to safety and strength, and helping local law enforcement build a safe future that lasts. In her free time, she enjoys reading, traveling, and exploring all the free things to do in DC.
Sarah DiPasquale, Director of Programs
Sarah DiPasquale joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as one of two Directors of Programs in July 2019. She is a communications professional who enjoys helping organizations, teams and individuals get from “problem” to “solution” by listening, innovating and coordinating on new programs, platforms and training opportunities. She currently works at Goodwill Industries International as Manager of Learning and Engagement. In her free time, she can be found running on one of the nearby trails or at her local farmers market.
Brittany Huffman, Director of Programs
Brittany Huffman joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as one of two Director of Programs in July 2019. Brittany (she/her/hers) is an enthusiastic and creative program administrator with a passion for helping others help others. With experience in both the arts and public health, she's currently employed with CADCA, working with their excellent trainers to provide the most up-to-date public health information to their wonderful member coalitions. She's also actively involved in community theatre, working both on- and off-stage with Little Theatre of Alexandria in Alexandria, VA.
Tracy Gnadinger, Director of Communications
Tracy Gnadinger joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as Director of Communications in July 2019, after previously serving on the communications committee from 2015-2017. With experience in strategic health communications, she is passionate about public health and well-being and blogs about type 1 diabetes and life with a cat called Norm. She currently spends her days as a Content Marketing Specialist at ASCO, the world's leading professional organization for those caring for people with cancer.
Diane Hsiung, Director of Volunteer Management and Engagement
Diane Hsiung joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as Director of Volunteer Management and Engagement in November 2019. Previously, she served as the Inner Circles Coordinator from 2017-2019. She strives to connect and provide resources to others so they can flourish in their careers. Currently, she works at the Association of Community College Trustees as the Membership Services Associate. Having been in DC for more than a decade, she continues to enjoy exploring the city’s growing restaurant scene and amazing historical and cultural sites.
Sarah Miller, Director of Fundraising and Development
Sarah Miller joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as a Director at Large in July 2019 and is now the Director of Fundraising and Development. She moved to DC after achieving her Masters of Public Administration and Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management at the University of Arkansas - Little Rock. For her day job, Sarah works as a Development Coordinator for the DTA Foundation. She also sits on the marketing and communications committee for AFP-DC and is a newswire contributor for the Nonprofit Quarterly. Sarah aims to spend her entire life serving the nonprofit sector, an industry in which everyday heroes are changing the world.
SC Whelan, Director at Large
Sheehan ‘SC’ Whelan joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as one of two Directors at Large in November 2019. She currently serves as the National Donor Stewardship Manager for Children’s Defense Fund, a not-for-profit child advocacy organization that has worked for more than 40 years to ensure a level playing field for all children. She has experience working for the Department of State, for the Under Secretary of Democracy and Human Rights, and as a Comms and Marketing Consultant for the Private Sector, Army and Office of Head Start (OHS). She enjoys spin classes, eating her way through the District, and is always down to be your concert buddy. She also holds a board position with the NCTAMC Alumni Association, and Young Alumni Association Council (YAAC) for Texas A&M.
Whitney Celestin, Director at Large
Whitney Celestin joined the YNPNdc Board of Directors as one of two Directors at Large in March 2020. She was born and raised in Orlando, FL. She attended the University of Central Florida where she majored in Interdisciplinary Studies, Go Knights! She relocated to DC from Orlando in September 2019. Whitney is currently a Grants Management Specialist with Serve DC, The Mayor’s Office on Volunteerism and Partnerships. She works with grants and partnerships that support under served communities in DC. She is also a freelance grant writer specializing in research, writing, editing, and reporting. Whitney loves donuts and is firm believer in dessert for breakfast. In her spare time she enjoy going to museums, volunteering, reading, and cuddling her fur baby, Layla.