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Eastern Region

Boston Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #22 Year Established: 1990 Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Founded in March 1990 by David Steele, Leslie Cox and Gerald Carries.

Delaware Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #29 Year Established: Officers President: Usherla DeBerry Vice President: Veronica Bynum Secretary: Elizabeth Colon Treasurer: Jeffery Dennison Contact Person: Elizabeth Colon Mailing Address: Delaware BDA P.O. Box 761 Bear, DE 19701   Update Your...

District of Columbia Area Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #1 Year Established: 1981 Officers President: Niesha Washington-Shepard Vice President: Horace Jones Secretary: Julia Wallace Treasurer: Dorian Fletcher Contact Person: Julia Wallace Website: District of Columbia Area Black Deaf Advocates Mailing Address:...

New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #23 Year Established: 1996  Officers President: Adrian Foote Vice President: Thyson Halley Secretary: Toni Fuller Treasurer: Lamar Jerell Towns Contact Person: Adrian Foote Website: New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates Mailing Address: New Jersey BDA P.O. Box...

New York City Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #4 Year Established: 1983  Officers President: Ashley Mingo Vice President:  Denette Ligon Secretary: Jennifer Bailey Treasurer: Melvin Creamer Contact Person: Jennifer Bailey Website: New York City Black Deaf Advocates Mailing Address: New York City BDA...

North Virginia Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #28 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Philadelphia Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #3 Year Established: 1982 President: Tywan Cropper Vice President: Kathy Crawford Secretary: Treasurer: Reginald Miles  Contact Person: Tywan Cropper Mailing Address: Philadelphia Chapter of BDA P.O. Box 8492 Philadelphia, PA 19101   Update Your...

Rochester Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter # Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Midwestern Region

Chicagoland Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #7 Year Established: 1986  Officers President: Hugh Woodson Vice President: --- Secretary:  --- Treasurer: Shirlene Williams Assistant Treasurer: Donna Shaw Chapter Liaison: Shirlene Williams Seargeant-at-Arms: John Jenkins Contact Person: Shirlene...

Cleveland Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #2 Year Established: 1982  Officers President: Charles “Chuck” Williams Vice President: Secretary: Treasurer:   Contact Person: Charles “Chuck” Williams   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)...

Buckeye Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #20 (formerly Columbus Black Deaf Advocates) Year Established: Officers President: Kimberly A Savage Vice President: Roberta Eaton Secretary: Roslyn Riley Treasurer: Anika Deas Treasurer Aide: Tyrone Holyfield Liaison: Stacy Woods Contact Person: Kimberly A...

Dayton Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #21 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Detroit Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #6 Year Established: 1984 Officers President: Theodore Dorsette III Vice President: Alexis Lee Secretary: Jocelyn Porter Treasurer: Learner Coleman Chapter Liaison: --- Contact Person: Theodore Dorsette III Website: Detroit Black Deaf Advocates   Update...

Indiana Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #14 Year Established: 1992 Officers President: Valerie Vaughn Vice President: Felicia Hubbard Secretary: Marissa Lyons Treasurer: Bea Pfaff Advisor: Donald Tinsley  Contact Person: Valerie Vaughn   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)...

Kentucky Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #31 Year Established: 2005 Officers President: Bamiyo O. Ogunrinde Vice President: --- Secretary: --- Treasurer: Michael Locke Contact Person: Bamiyo O. Ogunrinde   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)

St. Paul/Minneapolis Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #25 Year Established: 1997 Officers President: Kim Wassenaar Vice President: --- Secretary: Cheryl Anderson Taylor Treasurer: Cheryl Moody Chapter Liaison: Elizabeth Brown Contact Person: Kim Wassenaar Website: www.stpaulmplsbda.org Mailing Address: St....

Southern Region

Alabama Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #32 Year Established: 2006 Officers President: Kerry DuVall Vice President: Michael E. McGuire Secretary: -- Treasurer: Carolyne Hudson Chapter Liaison: Marcus Washington Contact Person: Kerry DuVall   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)...

Atlanta Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #5 Year Established: 1984 Officers President: James Carter Vice President: Vyron Kinson Secretary: Malik J. Robinson-Samuel Treasurer: Terynce Butts Contact Person: James Carter Mailing Address: Atlanta Black Deaf Advocates​ PO Box 504 Forest Park, GA...

Florida Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #33 Year Established: 2012 Officers President: Tamara Taylor  Vice President:  Matilda Council Secretary: Melisha Battle Treasurer: Angela Moore Contact Person: Tamara Taylor   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)

Jackson Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #16 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Memphis Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #9 Year Established: 1987 Officers President Lordy D. Smith: Vice President: Beverly McCulley Secretary: Doris Walker Treasurer: Ruth Arnold Assistant Treasurer: Stanley Faulkner Social Rep: Linda Houston Assistant Social Rep: Valerie Stevenson   Contact...

Nashville Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #8 Year Established: 1986 Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

North Carolina Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #30 Year Established: 2002 Officers President: Martina Moore Vice President: James Richardson Secretary: Maxine Richardson Treasurer: Bola Desalu Chapter Representative: Dr. Joe Hill Contact Person: Martina Moore Website: North Carolina Black Deaf...

South Carolina Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #19 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.  

Virgin Islands Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #17 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.  

Southwestern Region

Austin Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #34 Year Established: 2014 Officers President: Roy Jones Vice President: Krishun Rhone Secretary: Melissa Garrison Treasurer: Delanda Dockins Chapter Liaison: Roy Jones Contact Person: Amina Ahmed & Tar Gilliam, Co-Directors of Public Relation @...

Dallas Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #15 Year Established: 1993 Officers President: Anthony Jones Vice President: Rochelle Doss Secretary: Akeya Peoples Treasurer: Robbye McGelivery Contact Person: Anthony Jones   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by Chapter)

Houston Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #18 Year Established:   Officers President: Kunle Adegboye Vice President: Monica Parks Secretary: Erin Walper Treasurer: Regina Richardson Chapter Liaison: Kunle Adegboye Communication Coordinator: Shawn Richardson Contact Person: Shawn Richardson Website:...

Little Rock Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #13 Year Established: 1991 Officers President: LaRhonda Jackson Vice President: Fred Carson Secretary: Tanya J. Brown Treasurer: Karen Anderson Chapter Liaison:  Glenn Anderson Contact Person: Glenn Anderson   Update Your Chapter Profile (Authorized by...

New Orleans Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #26 Year Established: 1996 Officers President: Ester L. McAllister Vice President: Darius Porter Secretary: Anthony J. Aramburo Treasurer: Cynthia LaCour Parliamentarian: Joseph Perrodin Contact Person: Ester L. McAllister, info@neworleansbda.org, or Phone...

Oklahoma City Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #35 Year Established: 2016   Officers: President: Christina Williams Vice President: Letitia Brown Secretary: Pending Treasurer: James Roberts Chapter Liaison: Emma Fuller Chapter Parliamentarian: Vernado Harrison Contact Person: Christina Williams   ...

Western Region

Bay Area Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #10 Year Established: 1988 Officers: President: Phillip Smith Vice President: Samuel Holden Secretary: Marcelle Esezobor Treasurer: Xgmail Campos Sergeant-in-arms: Mark Crawford Chapter Liaison: Alise Harding Website: Bay Area Black Deaf Advocates   ...

Los Angeles Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #11 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Sacramento Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #27 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.

Seattle Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #24 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.