Press Releases

NIB reinforces its message by connecting with the media around the country, both as an organization and on behalf of our associated nonprofit agencies. Below are our most recent media releases.

For all media inquiries, email us at media@nib.org.

National Industries for the Blind Recognizes 10 Years of its Advocates Program

National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, is recognizing the 10th anniversary of its Advocates for Leadership and Employment (Advocates) program in 2022. The Advocates program provides two years of intensive training to high-achieving individuals who are blind working at NIB’s associated agencies who are interested […]

National Industries for the Blind Announces New Board Members

New NIB associated agency and private sector members elected at board of directors annual meeting ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, announced the addition of five new members to its board of directors: Shellena Heber, Teri Shirk, and Edward Welsh join NIB’s […]

National Industries for the Blind Announces New Board Members

NIB associated nonprofit agency leaders Matt Koch and Kyle Johnson join NIB’s board of directors ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, announced the addition of Kyle Johnson and Matt Koch to its board of directors. Johnson and Koch join the NIB board […]

National Industries for the Blind Names Former Defense Logistics Agency Director to Its Board of Directors

Retired Army Lieutenant General Darrell K. Williams becomes the organization’s newest board member National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, announced that retired U.S. Army Lieutenant General Darrell K. Williams has joined its board of directors. Lt. Gen. Williams is vice president and managing director of […]