Advocacy and Leadership Committee Agenda
February 12, 2015
9:45 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.
North Raleigh Hilton, Raleigh, NC
9:45 – 9:55
9:55 – 10:35
Bryce Coleman, Family Support Director
10:35 – 10:45
10:45 – 11:00
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Deborah Whitfield, Executive Director, Advocacy Institute, Inc.
1:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Conference Funding Requests
Melissa Swartz, NCCDD
11:45 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
Discussion of A&L Staff Change
Chris Egan, NCCDD
12:10 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Wrap ups and Reminders
ADVOCACY AND LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE
Caroline Ambrose, Chair - Individual with DD
Karen Armstrong - Public at Large
Wayne Black; Alternate: Rick Zechman - Agency: Div. of Social Services
Lisa Byrd - Individual with DD
Michael Groves - Individual with DD
Mary Edwards - DAAS
Lourdes Fernandez - Parent of child with DD
Crystal L. Foreman - Individual with DD
Katie Holler - Individual with DD
Senator Tommy Tucker - Legislative Representative
Staff: Melissa Swartz/Chris Egan, NCCDD