Staff

  • April Young

    Email: ayoung@ADvancingstates.org

    April Young is the Senior Director of NCI-AD at ADvancing States and serves as one of the quality leads at the association. Ms. Young is responsible for expanding NCI-AD to new states, project management and administration of NCI-AD, and providing technical assistance to states about NCI-AD data utilization. Ms. Young is also involved in social isolation activities and publications at ADvancing States as well as rural settings initiatives. 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

    Email: sgiordano@hsri.org

    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

    Email: cdobson@ADvancingstates.org

    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.