Meredith Laban, Executive Director Meredith Laban has returned to Horizons in the role of Executive Director. Meredith was the first ED of Horizons at DCD. Her strong leadership, extensive experience, tremendous effort and guiding hand through the six years she was with us (2008-2014) resulted in Horizons at DCD being considered one of the exemplary Affiliates within the Horizons network. For the past two and a half years, Meredith has been with Horizons National as the Senior Director of Affiliate relations. That role afforded her access to the 50 affiliates across the country, as she guided them through their various stages of development.