Shaun Hillis, USN (RET) President Dr. Hillis is a 29-year career Naval officer and disabled veteran.  Dr. Hillis’ academic research focuses on transformational leadership, organizational resistance to change, and generational cohorts.


Sean Nichols, Vice President,
exemplifies the spirit of our community. He and his colleagues began supporting paracyclists in 2014 recognizing the value of friendship and support of this elite population of cyclists.


Vanessa Tapia, Secretary

Letitia Collins, Board Member
 brings valuable life experience to the Desert Ability Center. Her marketing background and her life as a person with a spinal cord injury instill her with creativity and passion. Letitia’s talent can also be seen in the remarkable photographs she takes in the community and at adaptive sports events.   Contact Letitia Collins at: lcollins@daccv.org