Staff & Associates

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Kaitlin Gamble

Family Support Facilitator, Fredericton

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As a Family Support Facilitator, Kaitlin Gamble assists families and individuals in navigating complex social systems by providing support and advocacy on an individualized basis. Additionally, Kaitlin organizes events for both the Families United Network (FUN) and the Seniors United Network (SUN), providing families with supportive environments to connect, have fun, and provide mutual support […]

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Ken Pike

Director of Social Policy


In his work with NBACL, Ken has made significant contributions through his work at NBACL on public policy issues affecting people who have a disability and their families.


Krista Carr

Executive Director


As Executive Director Krista’s is responsible for the overall operation of NBACL/ANBIC. Her main areas of focus as Executive Director are strategic and operational planning, staff management and development, fund development, public relations, government relations, partnership development and volunteer recruitment.

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Kristi Ewart

Manager of Early Learning and Inclusive Childcare

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Kristi manages the Focus on Inclusion Initiative for NBACL. She works with a team of five Early Learning Inclusion Facilitators to develop and facilitate on-site support and professional learning for staff in provincial inclusive early learning and child care programs. Kristi also supports families whose children are enrolled in prior-to-school environments to ensure that families and […]

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Laura Moore-Simpson

Transition Facilitator

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As Transition Facilitator, Laura assists high school youth with an intellectual disability make successful transitions from high school to adult life, primarily focusing on employment. He works with students, the school, and parents to build a network of support to help ensure the successful transition of students from school to work and/or post-secondary education.

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Lindsey Gillies

Executive Assistant


Lindsey is responsible for providing support to the Executive Director as well as to NBACL’s volunteer Board and committee members.

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Lynn Akmens

Manager of Employment and Training Initiatives

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As Manager of Employment and Training Initiatives, Lynn is responsible for all Employment Programs within the association that support individuals with an intellectual disability in securing and maintaining meaningful employment.

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Lynn Kearnes-Pelletier

Early Learning Inclusion Facilitator

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Lynn is based in Bathurst and travels throughout New Brunswick. As Early Learning Inclusion Facilitator, Lynn provides on-site support and professional learning to provincial, inclusive early learning and childcare environments in Francophone centres.


Mariah Malone

Independent Facilitator


As Independent Facilitator with the NB Disability Support Program, Mariah’s role includes working with adults with disabilities to explore life goals, identify areas for support, and to develop individualized support plans to help reach these goals. Mariah is originally from the small community of Murray Corner, NB. She graduated from Mount Allison University in 2013 […]


Martine Haché

Independent Facilitator


Martine joined the NBACL in January 2013 as the Independent Facilitator for the region of Bathurst, Miramichi and the Acadian peninsula.

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Meagan Henheffer

Senior Finance Officer


As NBACL’s Senior Finance Officer, Meagan is responsible for financial reporting and management and assisting with the ongoing development and implementation of infrastructure/systems and practices needed to manage effective and streamlined financial systems for the New Brunswick Association for Community Living. Meagan is a Chartered Professional Accountant, holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from UNB, […]

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Natalie Sherwood

Transition Facilitator

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As Transition Facilitator, Natalie assists high school youth with an intellectual disability to make successful transitions from high school to adult life, and from school to work transitions.

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