Advocacy Development Committee Agenda
February 14, 2019
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Cary, NC
3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Nessie Siler, Chair
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
3:15 - 3:45 p.m.
Virginia Knowlton Marcus, Executive Director; Corye Dunn, Coordinator
3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Karen Hamilton, Coordinator
4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Cheryl Powell, President
4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Yadira Vasquez, Staff
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wrap ups and Reminders
Nessie Siler Committee Members
ADVOCACY DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
Nessie Siler, Chair - Individual with DD-Dare
Eric Chavis - Individual with DD-Guilford
NaKima Clark - Parent-Wake
Bryan Dooley - Individual with DD-Guilford
Mary Edwards; Alternate: Joseph Breen - Agency: DHHS-Aging & Adult Services-Wake
Jason Faircloth - Individual with DD-Sampson
Katie Holler - Parent-Pitt
Representative Verla Insko - Legislative Representative-Orange
Gary Junker, Ph.D.; Alternate: Jamila Little - Dept. of Public Safety-Orange
Kelly Kimple, M.D.; Alternate: Danielle Matula Agency: DHHS-W/C - Health-Wake
Aldea LaParr - Individual with DD-Wayne
Joe Piven, M.D.; Alternate: Deborah Zuver - Agency: Carolina Institute on DD-Orange
Cheryl Powell - Individual with DD-New Hanover
Staff: Melissa Swartz