• April Young


    April Young is the Director of NCI-AD at ADvancing States (formerly the National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD)). Before joining ADvancing States, Ms. Young worked as a policy advisor specializing in long term services and supports for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Ms. Young played an instrumental role in the adoption of a state-wide Employment First policy and has extensive experience with home and community-based services programs. She holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin with a concentration in Community and Administrative Leadership.

  • Stephanie Giordano


    Dr. Giordano is the Director of NCI-AD from Human Services Research Institute and the Training and Quality Assurance Coordinator for NCI-AD, as well as NCI. She holds a PhD from Northeastern University and a Master’s Degree in Ethics and Public Policy from Suffolk University.

  • Camille Dobson


    Camille Dobson is the Deputy Executive Director of ADvancing States (formerly the National Association for States United on Aging and Disabilities (NASUAD)). Prior to this role, she worked for 10 years at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, focusing on Medicaid policy and operations. She is a certified professional in healthcare quality, and received her bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, both from George Washington University.