The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Richmond is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that strives to improve the quality of life for individuals with Down syndrome and their families by providing access to current and accurate information on Down syndrome and by fostering programs that focus on education, community services, public awareness, medical issues, research, advocacy, legal issues and parenting.
A community where individuals with Down syndrome are fully included and valued members.
Individuals with Down syndrome:
are important members of society
are persons in whom all things are possible
will achieve great things
deserve full opportunities and community support
OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Cynthia Lantz, B.A.
Parent to Parent of Virginia
Vice-President, Newsletter Editor, Governance Committee Co-Chair, & D.A.D.S. Co-Director
The Hodges Partnership
Jennifer Krajewski, J.D.
Secretary, Government Action Committee Chair, Governance Committee Co-Chair, & Hands Up! Playgroup Coordinator
Virginia Department of Transportation
Mike High, C.P.A.
Ashley Amey, O.T.
Social Media Manager
Chesterfield County Police Department
Colleen Jackson-Cook, Ph.D.
Virginia Commonwealth University
Steve LaGanke, M.B.A.
Spanish Language Coordinator
Martin's Grocery Stores
Suzanne McKeever, SLP
Mary Otero, BSN, RN, NE-BC
Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital
Virginia Business Systems
Allison Wixted, Pharm.D.
Kim Owens, P.E.
Lynne Wachter, B.S., Accounting
Bookkeeper & Administrator