NIB Leadership Team

NIB’s board of directors and leadership team oversees and administers a complex, multi-faceted program under the Javits-Wagner-O’Day (JWOD) Act that supports thousands of Americans who are blind.

Members of NIB’s board and leadership team have vast knowledge and experience in the corporate, nonprofit, federal procurement, manufacturing and services fields. NIB’s leaders are passionate about empowering people who are blind to achieve economic and personal independence.

To view biographical information, please click on each name listed below.

NIB Board of Directors

NIB Leadership Team

Scott Avery

Vice President, Finance and Accounting

Jon Katz

Vice President, Business Development

Kyna Kirkland

Vice President, Human Resources

Carrie Laney

Executive Director, New York State Preferred Source Program for New Yorkers Who Are Blind (NYSPSP)

Laura Reimers

Vice President, Communications

Rick Webster

Vice President, Public Policy