Robin Troutman



As the Interim Executive Director at the National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD), she leads a team of dedicated and passionate professionals who work tirelessly to promote the interests and rights of people with developmental disabilities and their families. With over 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector, she has developed and implemented effective strategies for operations management, strategic and financial planning, grants management, and consultant supervision. She also mentors, coaches, and guides senior staff, serving as a liaison between the public, key stakeholders, and business partners.

In her previous role as Deputy Director, she was responsible for setting and achieving organizational goals, planning and executing annual national conferences, and providing guidance for fundraising and donor management, business development, and strategic partnership activities. Some of her key accomplishments include achieving a $4.5 million growth in advertising revenues over 6 months, working as an independent evaluator for an individual Council’s programs, and facilitating the development of a 5-year state plan. She is passionate about driving impact and change in the developmental disabilities field and empowering the people and communities they serve.