Foundation for Blind Children envisions a world where vision loss is simply a diagnosis, not a disability. And, it is the staff, leaders and trustees that make this vision become a reality. Below are FBC’s leadership team members and our board of trustees.

FBC Leadership

Marc Ashton

Chief Executive Officer

Jared Kittelson

Chief Operating Officer

Jared Leslie

Director of Media and

Julie Oliver

Director of Rehabilitation Services

Jaime Pack-Adair

Director of Early Childhood

Barbra Smith

Chief of Staff

Megan Matheis

Human Resources Manager

Joy L Calles, M.Ed

Director School Based Services

FBC Officers

Mr. Moses Sanchez

Board President
Chief Operations Officer | Nonnah’s Marketing

Mr. Michael Darnall

Board Vice-President
Pilot | Southwest Airlines


Ms. Lana Berry

Board Treasurer
CFO | Chandler Unified School District

Ms. Kathy Mills

Board Assistant Treasurer
CFO | Donor Network of Arizona

Mr. Scott Root

Board Secretary
Director | Kitchell

Ms. Stephanie Howell

Board Assistant Treasurer
Field Supervisor – Food and Nutrition | Chandler Unified School District

Mr. David Nigro

Board Past President
Counsel | Snell & Wilmer LLP

FBC Board of Trustees

Ms. Erika Brown

FBC Parent

Ms. Isabelle Chapman

ASU Student

Ms. Erin Compton

Principal Consultant
Oracle | NetSuite

Mr. Don Cuppy

Autus Asset Management

Supervisor Bill Gates

Maricopa County Board
of Supervisors

Mr. Norm Hall

General Counsel
Ashton Tiffany, LLC

Ms. Jackie Halleen

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. David Hansen

Chief Financial Officer
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon

Mr. Mitchell Hanson

Senior Construction Manager
Wentworth Property Company

Mr. Joe Herrell

Sr. Loan Officer
The Herrell Team & Nova Home Loans

Dr. Laura Kueny

ABC Children’s Eye Specialists

Ms. Mary Anne Lachenmaier

Community Volunteer
Delta Gamma Fraternity

Ms. Chris Meyers

eCatalyst Healthcare Solutions

Mr. Steve Pope

Sr. Manager

Ms. Kathleen Puckett

Associate Professor
Arizona State University

Mr. Roman Rabago

Phoenix College Student

Ms. Allison Sheaves

Vice President of HR Field Operations
Republic Services

Mr. Alan Taylor

Director of Tissue Services
Donor Network of Arizona