Meet the OWCA Family
Board of Directors  
Darlene Todd President DOJ, United States Marshals Service (Senior Inspector/ Parent)
Garland Reed, M.Ed TREASURER Prince Georges County Public Schools (Mathematics Teacher/ Parent)
Meritta Dawson U.S. Military (Social Worker)

Our Staff and Consultants  
Abila Tazanu, M.D. Executive Director, Pediatrician and Mother of children with autism and co-morbid behavioral health needs
Yulanda Swindell, M.D. Medical Consultant, Pediatrician and Mother of a child with Autism
Miguel Gonzalez Office Manager and Resource Development Coordinator
Samuel Gonzalez Bilingual Participant and Community Outreach Coordinator
Brenda Reed Clinical Administrative Assistant, Mother of child with autism
Edwinna Reed Family Care Coordinator, Mother of child with autism
Samone Spriggs Family Enrichment Coordinator, Sibling of individuals with autism
Victoria Lawson Therapist and mother of children with autism
Adaeze Nwachukwu, LCSW Educational Consultant and LCSW
Henry Tarroza, M.Ed. Educational Consultant and Applied Behavioral Analysis Consultant
Juanita Pughsley, Rev. Dr. Physical Therapist and Life Skills Coach, Mother of a child with special needs
Rochelle Matthews-Somerville, Ed.D. Educational Consultant and Director of Individualized Learning/ Tutoring
Aldene Ault, R.N. Community Outreach Nurse
Rhonda Mitchell Prince George’s Department of Health staff dedicated to supporting our Physician Outreach Program
Salieu Sarr Fitness Educator
Shanna Adamson Special Educator
Paul Mendiola Administrative Assistant and Self-Advocate
Viola Serry Program Assistant, Mother of children with special needs
Stephan Serry Program Assistant
Darlene Spellman-Moody Program Assistant
Randall Leonard Accountant/ Organizational Financial Advisor

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