Board & Staff

VSA Michigan
Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Lora Frankel

Chair,  Acting VSA Executive Director
13135 Sherwood
Huntington Woods, MI 48070
248-752-0227 – cell
lora@vsami.org

Cindy Babcock

Past Chair
Registered Dance Therapist
25430 Hereford
Royal Oak, MI  48067
248-505-1372
cindybabcb@gmail.com

Sean Patrick Burns

Treasurer
G-3444 Fenton Road
Flint, MI 48507
810-771-8529
SeanPatrickBurnsLaw@gmail.com

Trustees

Don H. Barden

Disability Advocate
2535 Alveston Drive
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
248-613-6415
dhbii@att.net

Lena Barkley

Lead Manager, CVA Health Workforce Initiatives
23391 Farmington Road 
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
(248) 615-0871
lena.barkley@CVSHealth.com

Karen DiChiera

Retired Director, Michigan Opera Theater Community Programs
31605 Mayfair Lane
Beverly Hills, MI 48025
248-644-3624
ezipperer1941@gmail.com

Emily Hudson

Artist/Special Educator
2017 Pierce Street
Flint, MI 48503
810-423-9088
ehudson@geneseeisd.org

Virginia Lane

Disability Advocate/Educator
1006 Saratoga Court
Northville, MI 48167
248-345-1088
glane_hotmail.com

Charlie Martin

Professional Musician
1006 Saratoga Court
Northville, MI 48167
248-231-2930
hiddendrives2010@yahoo.com

Lillian Quickley

Businesswoman/Disability Advocate
234 State Street, Apt. 1505
Detroit, MI 48226
313-587-7866
luckylillian@att.net

Carolyn White

Retired School District
Human Resources Director
3074 Lindenwood Drive
Dearborn, MI  48120
313-910-5289
carolynwhite3040@gmail.com

VSA Michigan Staff

Ramona Burns

Community Development Coordinator
Founder Hands-On-Folktales
14616 Mack Avenue Detroit, MI 48215
313-622-5277 – cell
ramona@vsami.org

Susan Fitzmaurice

VSAMI Cultural Access Coordinator
Parent, Person with disabilities, Society for Disability Studies Assistant Executive Director
7873 Woodingham
West Bloomfield, MI  48322
248-767-2217 – cell
susanfitzm@gmail.com, susan@vsami.org