Advocacy Development Committee Agenda
August 9, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Asheville, NC
10:30 p.m. – 10:40 p.m.
Nessie Siler, Chair
10:40 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
Nessie Siler Nessie/Bryan Dooley /Cheryl Powell Vicki Smith, Executive Director, Disability Rights
4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
4:20 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.
Future Investments Update
Melissa Swartz, Staff
4:35 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.
Yadira Vasquez, Staff
54:50 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wrap Up and Reminders
ADVOCACY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
Nessie Siler, Chair - Individual with DD
Eric Chavis - Individual with DD
NaKima Clark - Parent of Child with DD
Mary Edwards; Alternate: Joseph Breen - Agency: Aging & Adult Services
Jason Faircloth - Individual with DD
Katie Holler - Parent of Child with DD
Representative Verla Insko - Legislative Representative
Kelly Kimple, M.D.; Alternate: Danielle Matula - Agency: W/C Health
Joe Piven, M.D.; Alternate: Deborah Zuver - Agency: Carolina Institute on DD
Cheryl Powell - Individual with DD
Daniel Smith - Parent of Child with DD
Vacant - Parent of a Child with DD
Vacant - Dept. of Public Safety
Staff: Melissa Swartz