Blue Star Chapters

Our Blue Star Chapters are here for you every step of the way to provide virtual and in-person support in the form of exclusive events and resources.

No matter where you are on your journey, let Blue Star Families serve as your home away from home.

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Blue Star Neighborhood is an online platform created exclusively for members of Blue Star Families. It is where members, located around the world, can gather in a virtual setting to enjoy all that Blue Star Families has to offer.

Our Chapter Communities are the heart of The Neighborhood. Inside, members will get connected to resources and events–both virtually and in local communities, career opportunities, resources, perks from top brands, Blue Star Families research, and so much more!


Baltimore Chapter

Yolanda T. Rayford
Chapter Director

Chicago Chapter

Ben Gould
Chapter Director

Craig Newmark New York Tri-State Chapter

Consuela Rodriguez
Program Director

Dayton & Southwestern Ohio

Geri Lynn Maples, Ph.D.
Chapter Director

Jacksonville Chapter

Wendy Layton
Chapter Director

Missouri Chapter

Tosombra “Tai” Kimes
Chapter Director

New England Chapter

Jeff Chin
Executive Director

Puget Sound Chapter

Rachel Carpenter
Program Manager

San Diego Chapter

Maggie Meza
Chapter Director

Tampa Chapter

Suzy Malloy
Chapter Director

Tennessee Chapter

Karissa Poe
Chapter Director

Utah Chapter

Emily C. Harrison
Chapter Director