Danielle Verbiest – Executive Director

aDVerbiestDanielle has extensive experience in nonprofit operations, communications, and development, as well as project management experience in the private sector. Prior to joining LCMC in 2014, Danielle served as assistant director of development and communications for the Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless and has held positions at the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program of Montgomery County and Bridgestone Netherlands. Danielle holds an M.A. in International Non-Governmental Organizations and a B.A. in Oriental Languages and Communication.

A native of Holland, Danielle is a polyglot — in addition to speaking English as a second language, she has studied Mandarin, German and French. “I strongly believe in the work of the Literacy Council. Language is such an important skill and critical for people to reach their full potential.” Danielle lives with her husband and daughter in Germantown, MD.

Danielle is in the office Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM.  danielle@literacycouncilmcmd.org, 301-610-0030, ext. 202