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Eastern Region

Baltimore Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #37 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

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. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile &...

Delaware Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #29 Year Established: 1995 Officers President: Ayanna H. Brown Vice President: Valerie O'Sherrill Secretary: Cherice Mincey Treasurer: Konya Crippen Chapter Liaison: Nikki Cleary-Skinner Contact Person: Ayanna H Brown Mailing Address: Delaware BDA P.O....

District of Columbia Area Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #1 Year Established: 1981 Officers President: Chris Johnson Vice President: --- Secretary: Darrius Doe Treasurer: Dorian Fletcher Chapter Liaison: Nkiruka Akunwafor Contact Person: president@dcabda.org  Website: District of Columbia Area Black Deaf Advocates...

New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #23 Year Established: 1996  Officers President: --- Vice President: --- Secretary: Toni Fuller Treasurer: --- Chapter Liaison: Emmanuel Sterlin Contact Person: Toni Fuller Website: New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates Facebook: New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates...

New York City Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #4 Year Established: 1983  Officers President: Marsellette Davis Vice President: LeeAnne Valentine Secretary: Eboni Ricketts Treasurer: Calvin Ingram Chapter Liaison: Jennifer Bailey Contact Person: Marsellette Davis Website: New York City Black Deaf...

North Virginia Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #28 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Philadelphia Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #3 Year Established: 1982 President: Anquinette Stafford Vice President: Deborah James Secretary: Larnetta Way Treasurer: Tywan Cropper Chapter Liaison: Ibukun Odunlami Contact Person: Anquinette Stafford Facebook: Philadelphia Chapter of Black Deaf...

Rochester Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter # Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Midwestern Region

Chicagoland Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #7 Year Established: 1986  Officers President: Hugh Woodson Vice President: --- Secretary:  --- Treasurer: Shirlene Williams Assistant Treasurer: --- Chapter Liaison: Shirlene Williams Contact Person: Hugh Woodson Website: Chicagoland Black Deaf Advocates...

Cleveland Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #2 Year Established: 1982  Officers President: Charles “Chuck” Williams Vice President: Secretary: Treasurer: Contact Person: Charles “Chuck” Williams Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile &...

Buckeye Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #20 (formerly Columbus Black Deaf Advocates) Year Established: Officers President: Kimberly A Savage Vice President: Stacy Woods Secretary: Tracy Reid Treasurer: Anika Deas Liaison: Stacy Woods Mailing Address: Buckeye Black Deaf Advocates P.O. Box 13608...

Dayton Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #21 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Detroit Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #6 Year Established: 1984 Officers President: LaToya Pate Vice President: Gwendolyn Thorpe Secretary: Glenn Stewart Treasurer: Learner Fairfax Chapter Liaison: Dale Moore Mailing Address: Detroit Black Deaf Advocates P.O. Box 32348 Detriot, MI 48233...

Indiana Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #14 Year Established: 1992 Officers President: William Babineaux Vice President: Nathaniel Kelly Secretary: Marissa Babineaux Treasurer: Asmani Aluta Chapter Liaison: --- Board Member: Kathy Hill  Board Member: Ramel Williams  Board Advisor: M. Tim Albert ...

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 Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter...

Saint Louis Metro Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #36 Year Established: 2016 Officers President: Tiara S. Mason Vice President: --- Secretary: Carliss Garrett Treasurer: --- Chapter Liaison: --- Contact Person: Tiara S. Mason Website: Not Available Facebook: St. Louis Metro Black Deaf Advocates Mailing...

St. Paul/Minneapolis Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #25 Year Established: 1997 Officers President: Cookie J. Brand Vice President: Kim Wassenaar Secretary: --- Treasurer: Ike Muringai Chapter Liaison: --- Contact Person: Cookie J. Brand Facebook: St. Paul/Minneapolis Black Deaf Advocates Website: N/A...

Southern Region

Alabama Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #32 Year Established: 2006 Officers President: LaShawn Washington Vice President: --- Secretary: Santori Little Treasurer: Carolyne Hudson Contact Person: LaShawn Washington Facebook: Alabama Black Deaf Advocates Mailing Address: Alabama Black Deaf...

Atlanta Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #5 Year Established: 1984 Officers President: Vyron Kinson Vice President: --- Secretary: Malik Robinson Treasurer: Pearlie Murphy Contact Person: Vyron Kinson Mailing Address: Atlanta Black Deaf Advocates​ PO Box 2153 Decatur GA 30030-9998 Facebook:...

Florida Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #33 Year Established: 2012 Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Jackson Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #16 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Memphis Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #9 Year Established: 1987 Officers President Lordy D. Smith: Vice President: Beverly McCulley Secretary: Erma Ivie Treasurer: Larry Bryant Chapter Liaison: Bobby Jackson II Contact Person: Lordy D. Smith Mailing Address Memphis Black Deaf Advocates 3108...

Nashville Chapter of Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #8 Year Established: 1986 Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

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.   Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)...

Virgin Islands Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #17 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice.   Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)...

Southwestern Region

Austin Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #34 Year Established: 2014 Officers President: Arlene Ngalle Vice President: --- Secretary: Taurean (Tar) Burt Treasurer: Deidra Pelletier Contact Person: Austin BDA Website: Austin Black Deaf Advocates Facebook: Austin Black Deaf Advocates Become A...

Dallas Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #15 Year Established: 1993 Officers President: Cathy Murray-Alonzo Vice President: William Taylor Secretary: Debra Armstrong Treasurer: Michelle Welch Contact Person: Cathy Murray-Alonzo Mailing Address Dallas Black Deaf Advocates P.O. Box 222223 Dallas,...

Houston Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #18 Year Established: 1995 Officers President: Willie Woodson, Jr Vice President:  Karen Hancock  Secretary: Jada Simpson Treasurer: Shirley Flukes-Trahan Chapter Liaison: Willie Woodson, Jr Contact Person: Willie Woodson, Jr Website: Houston Black Deaf...

Little Rock Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #13 Year Established: 1991 Officers President: Pamela Baldwin Vice President: LaHollis Hill Secretary: Latanya Carson Treasurer: Karen Adeeb-Anderson Chapter Liaison:  Glenn Anderson Mailing Address: Little Rock Black Deaf Advocates c/o Arkansas...

New Orleans Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #26 Year Established: 1996 Officers President: Joseph F. Perrodin Vice President: Katrina Williams Secretary: Edith M. Boseman Treasurer: Cheryl Edgerson Chapter Liaison: Anthony J. Aramburo Parlimentarian: Cynthia LaCour Contact Person: Anthony J. Aramburo...

Oklahoma Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #35 Year Established: 2016   Officers: President: Ganyika Miller Vice President: Jasmine William Secretary: --- Treasurer: Chris Smith Chapter Liaison: Lewis Parry Contact Person: Ganyika Miller Facebook: Oklahoma BDA Mailing Address: Oklahoma BDA P.O....

Western Region

Bay Area Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #10 Year Established: 1988 Officers: President: Ann Lynn Parker Vice President: Janaee Cobbs Secretary: Moni Brown Treasurer: Teija Kishna Chapter Liaison: Antoine Hunter Contact Person: Ann Lynn Parker (president@babda.org)  Website: Bay Area Black Deaf...

Los Angeles Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #11 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Nevada Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #39 Year Established: 2022 Officers: President: Jewel Eldridge Vice President: Obioma Officer Secretary: Tam'ra Sims Treasurer: Felicia Rutledge   Contact Person: NVBDA General (nevadabda@gmail.com)  Facebook: Nevada Black Deaf Advocates Mailing Address...

Sacramento Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #27 Year Established: ---  Officers President: Xgamil Campos-Espinosa Vice President: Rhett Richardson Secretary:  Rima Cornish Treasurer: Ula Enriquez Contact Person: Xgamil Campos-Espinosa Facebook: Sacramento Black Deaf Advocates   Become A Member...

Seattle Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #24 Year Established: Note: This chapter is currently inactive until further notice. Become A Member (Dual Membership with NBDA & Local Chapter) Update Your Local BDA Chapter Profile & Membership to NBDA (Authorized by Chapter Officials)

Southern California Black Deaf Advocates
Chapter #38 Year Established: 2020 Interim Officers: President: LaTasha Clay Vice President: Tijuana Holston Secretary: Kristeena Thaten Treasurer: Pamela Torres Chapter Liaison: XXX Contact Person: SoCal Board (socal.bda@gmail.com)  Website: Southern California...