Press Release

Still Serving Maryland’s Children and Adults with Disabilities!

Media ContactRenee Dain, SVP, Strategic Partnerships and External Affairs, 410-987-1048

Millerville, MD – October 1, 2023—The Coordinating Center Appoints New Board Members. We welcome Adith Kumar Thummalapalli, Project Engineer with the City of Salisbury, Dina Wasmer, President and Founder of Incite Creative, Inc., and Dr. Melvin Murphy, CEO, Murphy Education Group. (Click HERE for Bios)

 “I am thrilled to have such talented business and community leaders join our board, who will play a vital role in advancing our mission and supporting the individuals we are privileged to serve” said, Chair of the Board, James Karpook. The Coordinating Center is Maryland’s statewide, premier nonprofit care coordination organization for children and adults with disabilities and complex needs.

Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Millersville, Maryland, The Coordinating Center is a statewide, nonprofit organization that provides care coordination services for more than 10,000 children and adults with complex medical needs and disabilities and their families. Our mission is to partner with people of all ages and abilities and those who support them in the community to achieve their aspirations for independence, health, and meaningful community life.

“As we look to the future, I’m confident that with their knowledge and expertise we will further our mission, to partner with people of all ages and abilities, those who support them in the community to achieve their aspirations for independence, good health, and a meaningful community life,” said Dr. Teresa Titus-Howard, President, and CEO, of The Coordinating Center.

The Coordinating Center aims to dismantle inequalities within our policies, systems, programs, and services by embracing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEI&B) and leading with respect, acceptance, and compassion. It is what makes us exceptional in achieving our mission and drives us to deliver culturally competent and effective care coordination services statewide. We believe we are stronger together.