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Samara Naeymi

Samara Naeymi

Director of Strategy & Operations

Samara Naeymi brings her experience in team building and process consultation to the National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) in her role as Director of Strategy & Operations.

Prior to NCLD, Samara was a freelance consultant for contemporary artists who were transitioning from self-production to commissioned work. She also acted as artistic director and producer of the Incubator Arts Project, which presented contemporary theater artists at its venue inside the historic St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery, and was praised in print nationally and locally for its vibrant, enigmatic new work and gutsy curation. In 2010 her team won a Village Voice Obie Award for their work.

In her free time Samara works with Pandora Radio and Brick Shop Audio as a commercial voice actor and audiobook narrator. She received a BGS with honors from the University of Kansas.

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NCLD Statement on Trump’s Detailed FY 2018 Budget Proposal

Mimi Corcoran, President & CEO, National Center for Learning Disabilities:President Trump’s FY 2018 Education Budget a Missed Opportunity The National Center for Learning Disabilities is deeply troubled by President Trump’s budget proposal. The President’s plan cuts billions from federal education funding and healthcare services, thwarting innovation and eliminating longstanding initiatives that students, families and educators … Continue reading NCLD Statement on Trump’s Detailed FY 2018 Budget Proposal

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