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Who We Are

Welcome to the Huntington's Disease Society of America's Great Lakes Region. Our region covers Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Missouri, and Indiana. Our region includes the following chapters: Central Ohio Chapter, Illinois Chapter, Indiana Chapter, Kentucky Chapter, Michigan Chapter, Missouri ChapterNortheast Ohio ChapterOhio Valley Chapter, and Wisconsin Chapter.

Our Mission

To improve the lives of everyone affected by Huntington's disease and their families.

Our Vision

A world free of Huntington's disease.

About HDSA

The Huntington's Disease Society of America (HDSA) is the premier nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of everyone affected by Huntington's disease. From community services and education to advocacy and research, HDSA is the world's leader in providing help for today, hope for tomorrow for people with Huntington's disease and their families. In the battle against Huntington's disease no one fights alone. At HDSA, family is everything.​

HDSA Centers of Excellence

The HDSA Centers of Excellence provide an elite multidisciplinary approach to Huntington's disease care and research. HDSA currently has 50 Centers of Excellence across the United States.

At these world-class facilities, patients benefit from expert neurologists, psychiatrists, therapists, counselors and other professionals who have deep experience working with families affected by HD and who work collaboratively to help families plan the best HD care program throughout the course of the disease.

For the exact address of each HDSA Center of Excellence, click here for our Locate Resources page

Contact Us

Deb Boyd, HDSA Regional Development Director
P.O. Box 72
Richland, MI 49083
p. (269) 629-5452
f. (269) 629-4205

Deb Boyd is the HDSA Great Lakes Regional Director. She joined the staff in 2010 after serving nearly 15 years as a fundraiser in the nonprofit sector. Deb is a passionate advocate for families and is a true asset to the HD community. Deb resides in Richland Michigan with her family.


Peggy Cribbin, HDSA Regional Development Director
3286 Ivanhoe Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63139
p. (314) 537-1539
f. (314) 645-5754

Peggy Cribbin joined the Huntington’s Disease Society in June 2002. She has over 18 years of experience in the arena of fundraising for Huntington’s Disease. She is deeply interested and committed to educating the public about HD. Peggy resides in St Louis, MO with family.


Camille Colletti, HDSA Regional Development Manager
PO BOX 14252
Chicago, IL 60614-0252
P. (847) 849-0680

Camille Colletti joined HDSA as the Development Manager in December 2017. She has over 5 years of fundraising experience, and is committed to exceeding fundraising goals for HDSA in the coming years. Camille currently resides in Lincoln Park, Chicago.