Learn about the dedicated board of directors, national president and national board of advisors who provide guidance and leadership to MADD.

National Board of Directors

MADD's national board of directors is made up of volunteers – most of whom began their involvement at MADD by volunteering their time at local MADD offices in their communities – and nationally recognized researchers and business leaders. 

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National Senior Leaders

Chief Executive Officer – Debbie Weir
Debbie Weir joined the National Office of Mothers Against Drunk Driving in 2002 as leader of Victim Services. Now as CEO, Weir leads MADD’s nationwide efforts to save lives and prevent injuries associated with drunk driving.


MADD National President – Colleen Sheehey-Church 
Colleen Sheehey-Church joined MADD in 2005, a year after her 18-year-old son Dustin drowned after the car he was riding in, driven by a teen with alcohol and drugs in her system, crashed into a river, trapping Dustin in the vehicle.


Vicki Knox - Chief Operating Officer
JT Griffin - Chief Government Affairs Officer
Guy Fischer - Chief Development Officer
Lista Hightower - Chief Financial Officer
Adam Vanek - Chief Legal Officer
Amy George - Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Nick Ellinger - Vice President of Strategic Outreach
Bryan Doleshel - Vice President of Field Relations
Ruth Wadsworth - Senior Director of Human Resources