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Meghan Carey

Executive Director

Government Relations and Advocacy Team

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John Richardson

Policy & Government Relations 

Contact John for questions on:

  • Federal Advocacy/CMS recognition
  • State Licensure
  • Payer Relations
  • General Advocacy and Policy Support


Jennifer Trotter

Policy & Government Relations

Contact Jennifer for questions on:

  • Access and Service Delivery Committee
  • Practice Guidelines Committee
  • Public Policy Committee
  • Research, Quality, and Outcomes Committee
  • State Licensure Resources
  • Payer Resources



J.E.D.I. Manager

  • J.E.D.I. Committee
  • J.E.D.I. Action Plan Implementation Strategy & Oversight

Membership Operations Team

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Carrie Wall

Manager, Operations

Contact Carrie for questions on:

  • Board of Directors
  • Nominating Committee
  • SIG Task Force 
  • NSGC Budget/Financials
  • NSGCares Workgroup


Madeline Stanke

Senior Coordinator, Membership

Contact Madeline for questions on:

  • Audrey Heimler Special Project Award (AHSPA)
  • Awards Committee
  • Jane Engelberg Memorial Fellowship (JEMF)
  • Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (J.E.D.I) Stewardship Committee
  • Professional Status Survey Committee


Sydney Von Holten

Senior Associate, Membership

Contact Sydney for questions on:

  • NSGC Communication Opportunities
  • Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
  • Membership Renewal
  • Industry Council Fulfillment 
  • Membership Committee

Education Operations Team

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Kim Garber

Manager, Education

Contact Kim for questions on:

  • Education and Annual Conference Initiatives
  • Education Committee
  • NSGC Online Course Development and Topics


Kristen Perry

Coordinator, Conference 

Contact Kristen for questions on:

  • Program Committee
  • NSGC Member Podcast 
  • Podcast Subcommittee

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Jason Carter

Senior Associate, Education

Contact Jason for quesitons on: 

  • NSGC Member Webinar Series
  • Accounts Payable & Receivable 
  • Webinar Series Subcommittee


Cara Trauscht

Senior Associate, Education 

Contact Cara for questions on:

  • NSGC Online Courses
  • Annual Conference Recordings Packages
  • Annual Conference Abstract Submission


Jennifer Aron

Senior Associate, Continuing Education

Contact Jennifer for questions on:

  • Submitting for Category 1 & 2 CEU Approval
  • Missing CEU Certificate Requests
  • Journal of Genetic Counseling CEU Program


Grant Whittaker

Associate, Continuing Education

Contact Grant for questions on:

  • Submitting for Category 1 & 2 CEU Approval
  • Missing CEU Certificate Requests
  • Journal of Genetic Counseling CEU Program

Sales Team


Amanda Patrick

Manager, Exhibit and Sponsorship Sales

Contact Amanda for questions on:

  • Annual Conference Sponsorship
  • Exhibiting at the Annual Conference
  • Year-Round Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Prospectus Opportunities


Jessica Eustice

Director, Corporate Relations

Contact Jessica for questions on:

  • Strategic Partnership Opportunities
  • Educational Resource Development
  • Advocacy Efforts
  • Collaborative Projects
  • And to Learn More About Partnering With NSGC!

Events Team


Paul Wentzel

Senior Manager, Conference Logistics

Contact Paul for questions on: 

  • Annual Conference Logistics


Stefanie Walter

Manager, Exhibits and Sponsorship

Contact Stefanie for Questions on: 

  • Annual Conference Floor Plan
  • Trade Show – Exhibits
  • Annual Conference Sponsorship Fulfillment 

Marketing and Communications

Jennifer Kasowicz

Jennifer Kasowicz

Director, Marketing


Hannah Durnas

Hannah Durnas

Manager, Marketing

NSGC Staff Team Bios

National Society of Genetic Counselors
330 N. Wabash Avenue, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 321-6834
Fax: (312) 673-6972