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Tara Pepiton, Linda Countryman and Ronda Alcorn


We’re MOVING FORWARD! Board of Directors

It is important to note that the officers and Directors do not receive any kind of salary or compensation. We’re MOVING FORWARD! is maintained by all volunteers

IMG_4763-001Ronda J. Alcorn, President

Ronda is a Co-Founder of We’re MOVING FORWARD! Her son Austin suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2006 from a roll over car accident caused from falling asleep at the wheel.


IMG_0424Tara L. Pepiton, Treasurer

Tara is a Co-Founder of We’re MOVING FORWARD! and caregiver to her son Adam who suffered a traumatic brain injury from being shot in the head during a drive by shooting. Tara also serves on the Governor’s Council for Spinal Cord and Head Injuries.


Justin-tempJustin Larson, Secretary

Justin is a Financial Solutions Advisor at Bank of America. Justin’s wife Sandra suffered a stroke in 2005.



MichelleMichelle Alcantar

Michelle is the Director of Community Partnerships at Glendale Community College (Maricopa County Community College District). Michelle’s husband David suffered a traumatic brain injury caused by a fall in 2007.


IMG_0363Jeff Hall

Jeff is an Assistant City Prosecutor with the City of Phoenix. His wife Tricia suffered a stroke in 2011.



unnamedMarianna Robertson

Marianna is a caregiver to her son Tommy who suffered a traumatic brain injury from a dirt bike crash in 2015.



kelly 2Kelly Socha

Kelly is retired. His wife, Yvette suffered a traumatic brain injury from a fall in 2005.




Brainiacs Social Council

The Brainiacs are a new addition to the organization and are responsible for meeting, discussing, and planning four social gatherings during the year. A portion of the time at the gatherings will be spent compiling ideas for activities and events for the following year and making their recommendations to the Board of Directors. They are also responsible for welcoming and mentoring other survivors and their familes.

The 2017-2018 Brianiac Social Council


Austin Alcorn, Erika Natori, Kurt Fulton, Kurt Trennepohl, Brandon Woodward, Kuna Williams, Evie Williams, Marc Nielsen, Adam Pepiton and Kayla Routhier.  Not shown – Alex Gantchev, Kelsey Elmore and Eric Woody.




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