Board of Directors & Staff

The  2014 CCPA Board of Directors is comprised of 13 dedicated individuals that lead CCPA member agencies. We are thankful for all of their efforts that guide the association!

CCPA Staff


Kirk Springsted

Vice President

Kirk oversees CCPA finance, operations, and administration. He directs the CCPA Preferred Purchasing Program and is responsible for grants and contracts, and specialized member services.


Dan Demusz

Accounts Receivable Specialist, Preferred Purchasing Program

Dan supports the accounting functions of the Association.


Brunilda Ferraj

Senior Public Policy Specialist

Brunilda is a member of the CCPA public policy team and focuses upon several issue areas including: children’s and adult behavioral health, juvenile justice, health care reform, and others.


Alex Lewis

Membership and Communications Specialist

Alex is responsible for member relations and communications. She also plans and manages member trainings and education, and manages external communications and social media functions.


Donna Lorenzo

Contract Specialist, Preferred Purchasing Program

Donna assists in implementing the CCPA Preferred Purchasing Program, acting as liaison with state purchasers and vendors.


Thomas Nixdorf

Collections/Cash Receipts Specialist

Tom supports the accounting functions of the Association.


Mick Reyes

Accounts Payable Specialist

Mick is responsible for maintaining the dry cleaners database and responding to their billing questions. She also responsible for the processing payments for the Preferred Purchasing Program.


Natalie Villar

Customer Service/Administrative Specialist

Natalie provides administrative support and customer service for Preferred Purchasing Program contracts.


Dorena Wasik

Director of Finance

Dorena manages CCPA financial and accounting responsibilities, including the Preferred Purchasing Program and all Association functions and activities.


Sherri Woolley

Administrative Specialist

Sherri provides support services for Divisions and the Board of Directors. She maintains the member database, coordinates member communications and also assists in hospitality and other membership functions.

Senior CCPA Consultants


Spencer Cain

Senior Policy Consultant

President and CEO, Cain Associates, LLC


Patty McQueen

Senior Communications Strategist

Patty McQueen, Communication Strategies


Pete Smith

Senior Governmental Affairs Specialist

Partner, Rome, Smith & Lutz