*STAFF CAN BE REACHED BY PHONE AT THE CENTRAL OFFICE - (202) 237-2280
Amy J. Kulp, MS
Interim Executive Director
Amy has been with AAS since 1995, when she was hired as the Administrative Assistant, and has been the Deputy Director since 2000. Amy also serves as the Director of the National Center for the Prevention of Youth Suicide, a program of AAS. Prior to coming to AAS, Amy was a certified crisis counselor at Grassroots Crisis Intervention in Columbia, MD. She was the recipient of the 2000 AAS Roger J. Tierney Award for Service. She holds a BSW in Social Work, and an MS in Applied Behavioral Sciences from Johns Hopkins University.
Jennifer Tinch, is the Project Manager at the American Association of Suicidology. Her experience includes managing leadership, professional development, and membership programs for associations. Her background includes community college program administration, education research, as well as arts administration/education. Jennifer earned a Master's degree in Arts Administration, and a Bachelor's degree in Education.
Sara Lycett joined AAS in 2012 as a Research Assistant. Currently, she assists in the day-to-day activities of the organization, as well as providing assistance to AAS' training programs. She attended Salisbury University where she received her BA in Psychology, and Marymount University where she received her MA in Forensic Psychology. Sara is also a former intern of AAS.