The Faces of Damon Brooks
Damon Brooks Associates is recognized as both a Disability Owned Business Enterprise by the United States Business Leadership Network and a Certified LGBT Business Enterprise by the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.
Amy DL Hummell, CMP, is the executive director for Damon Brooks & Associates, LLC a non-profit organization and subsidiary of Gesher Disability Resources, Inc. (tax id: 86-0626273). Hummell joined Gesher as their executive director in 2015, prior to that she was senior director of field services for Autism Speaks managing and overseeing events in Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada and Oklahoma. Other work experiences include development and volunteer services for the New York Philharmonic, Sen. John C. Danforth’s office on Capitol Hill, event manager in the credit union industry, and owner of Meetings by Amy, LLC. Hummell holds a BA in Speech Communication from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She and her husband, Brian, have been happily married for 25 years and have two wonderful children.
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Owner of Damon Brooks since it’s inception in 1987, Marc holds a Masters Degree in Education. Goldman has been an association executive, a higher education administrator, and a small business owner for the past 35 years. Goldman was appointed to the Governor of California’s Committee on the Employment of People with Disabilities and a retired member of the Los Angeles City College Disability Services Advisory Board and remains active in many civic and professional organizations.