About Us

Our Mission

The mission of ACB Next Generation is to advance the professional and personal development of the next generation of members of the American Council of the Blind.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create an inclusive environment through professional and personal experiences, thereby transforming the perceived value of advocacy organizations of the blind and visually impaired.

Board of Directors

President: Amanda Selm (Louisville, KY)
First Vice President: Matt Selm (Louisville, KY)
Second Vice President: Melanie Sinohui (Phoenix, AZ)
Secretary: Greg Lindberg (Wesley Chapel, FL)
Treasurer: Maria Kristic (Albany, NY)

Director: Shane Aguilera (Hollywood, CA)
Director: Monica MOe Carpenter (West Des Moines, IA)
Director: Kristen, Kelling (Grand Rapids, MI)
Director: Onkar Nerurkar (Honolulu, HI)
Director: Cassie Trosper (North Bend, OR)


To read our Board of Director bios, click here