Staff Leadership

Robert Malone

Executive Director

Rob joined The Arc as its new Executive Director in June, 2015. He brings to The Arc a diverse background in insurance, banking, and nonprofit management. Most recently, he served as Chief Business Development Officer for Volunteers of America Chesapeake (VOA). In this role, he developed strategic efforts to provide resources for VOA programs focusing on the homeless, veterans in need, individuals with intellectual disabilities, and people with mental illness. He is also the founder of Mentoring to Manhood, a mentoring program for male students in Prince George’s County. The program has been recognized as one of the best small charities in the Greater Washington Area by the Catalogue for Philanthropy. Rob earned his Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Howard University and his Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Maryland’s R.H. Smith School of Business. He and his wife, Jualecia, are proud parents of four children and reside in Upper Marlboro.

Chief Programs Officer OPEN

Chief Programs Officer

Open Position

Chief Finance Officer OPEN

Chief Finance Officer

Open Position

Ayesha Henley

Chief of Staff

Ms. Henley is a seasoned human resources professional, with over 25 years of experience in the field. Ms. Henley leads The Arc’s Human Resources office where she is responsible for employee relations, recruitment, organizational development, and benefits administration to name a few. She also oversees the Business Operations and Quality Assurance departments. She is a dedicated resource to our nearly 700 employees working throughout Prince George’s County. Ms. Henley holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a master’s degree in Organizational Development and Strategic Human Resources. She is also a certified human resources professional and is active in the human resources community. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading and traveling.

Lorraine C. Holmes Settles

Director of Business & Resource Development

Lorraine’s expertise is in establishing development operations, annual funds, foundation relations and corporate partnerships. She also has extensive experience in proposal writing, training nonprofit boards, and creating diversified fundraising platforms. Lorraine is a Certified Fund Raising Executive who enjoys music, traveling, nurturing young people, cooking and training those in whatever she knows so they do it better. Lorraine earned her Bachelors Degree in Liberal Studies at the University of Delaware and completed her Masters Degree and doctoral coursework in Organizational Communication at Howard University.

Mycie Lubin

Division Director of Community Living

Mycie Lubin, Division Director Community Living, has served in various leadership positions supporting the Intellectual and Developmental population (among many others) for over 25 years.  Other vulnerable populations she has worked with include: homeless, seniors, criminally involved, substance use, veterans and mentally ill. Prior to joining The Arc PG, Mycie served as Interim Chief Operating Officer and Director of Residential for a peer IDD organization- Chimes.  Her oversight involved services provided in a variety Maryland and Virginia community living locations.   Ms. Lubin has also worked in the state of Washington as Project Director overseeing a variety of residential and related services such as HUD housing, Case Management, Housing First, Assessment, and IDD services for over 35 locations. Mycie also has a background in providing employment services. Some knowledge and abilities to mention include experiences in strategic planning, business acumen and program development, as well as policy and procedure development and implementation.  She holds certifications as a Commissioned Case Manager (CMC), Behavioral Health and Diversity (BHDC), Applied Behavioral and Social Science, and is a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP).  Mycie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences and also Master of Science in Counseling studies.

Becky Carter

Division Director of Family and Community Services

Becky joined The Arc in 2001 after a 20-year career at The National Children’s Center in Washington, D.C. Becky provides leadership for a number of Arc programs including individual and family supports, community supported living, recreation services, inclusive childcare, and casemanagement for the County’s infants and toddlers and autism waiver programs. While the scope of her work is wide, Becky uniquely maintains a personal touch with the folks she serves, their families, and her dedicated staff. She holds a bachelor’s degree in music therapy from Florida State University. When she’s not a work, you will find her either in her garden, riding her horse, or playing the fiddle in her Irish folk band.

Miyan Thomas

Division Director of Day and Employment

Serving The Intellectual and Developmental population since 1999 (over 21 years), Miyan joined The Arc Prince George’s in 2018. She has been the Director of the Southern Region’s program (Martin Luther King Day Program) since then.   She has a wealth of experience working in nonprofits and government overseeing various Community living and Day programs. Her knowledge and abilities include: program development and implementation, overseeing budgets, DDA compliance oversight, organizing special events, residential and day scheduling, recruitment, community outreach just to name a few.  Before joining the agency, she held leadership positions at The Arc Montgomery county, as well as other Director level positions in both Maryland and Virginia.  Ms. Thomas has been extremely resourceful in supporting Day program projects and operations while continuing to operate the MLK program.

This Interim appointment is in place until further notice, and is an important adjustment, allowing the CPO with more capacity to continue implementing our new structure in Community Living, and working towards the success of that Division.  We want to keep building upon our improvement opportunities and working through our challenges. Also, please note that Transportation will continue to report to the CPO role.

Natosha Simpson

Director of Quality Advancement

Natosha Simpson joined The Arc in 2016. She serves as the Director of Quality Advancement and is responsible for safety, regulatory compliance, and licensing. She has 20+ years of experience working and advocating for people with disabilities. For eight years, prior to coming to The Arc, Natosha was the Senior Quality Assurance Manager at the Kennedy Institute of Catholic Charities in Washington, DC. She studied business law at the Sawyer School of Business in Pennsylvania, has OSHA certification and a Level I Investigator Certificate. She also is a certified CPR and First Aid instructor. You can frequently find Natosha writing poetry, spending time with her family and preparing delicious meals for friends and loved ones.