Board and Staff


Board of Directors

Dawn Allain, MS, CGC

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Director, Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Division of Human Genetics, Department of Internal Medicine

Heather Creswick, MS, LCGC

Instructor, Department of Human and Molecular Genetics
Clinical Faculty, Genetic Counseling Training Program
Virginia Commonwealth University
Massey Cancer Center
Department of Human Genetics

Molly A. McGinniss, MS, CGC
Program Review Committee Chair

Senior Director, Population Genomics
Genome Medical

Deborah Cragun, PhD, MS, CGC
Reaccreditation Review Vice-Chair

Genetic Counseling Program Director
College of Public Health
University of South Florida

Kate Reed, MPH, ScM
Report of Current Status & New Program/Candidacy Application Review Vice-Chair

Director, Clinical Education Program
The Jackson Laboratory

Susan Randall Armel, MSc, MS, MScCH (Ed), CGC

Senior Genetic Counsellor, The Familial Cancer Clinic
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre;
Assistant Director, Clinical Supervision and Learning
MSc Genetic Counselling Program
The University of Toronto

Erin Carmany, MS, CGC

Assistant Professor, Clinician Educator
Associate Director-Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Wayne State University School of Medicine

Sarah McBrien, PhD

Assistant Professor
Director of Curricular & Learning Assessment
College of Allied Health Professions
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Karen Kershenstein, PhD

KWK Enterprises

Janet Williams, MS, CGC

Director, Research Genetic Counselors
Geisinger Health System
Genomic Medicine Institute



Sara Meier, CAE
Executive Director

Phone: 703.506.3282

Olesya Lamb, MS
Senior Manager, Accreditation

Phone: 571.762.4375


Executive Office

7918 Jones Branch Drive, Ste 300
McLean, VA 22102 USA
Ph: 703.506.7667
Fax: 703.506.3266

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