Advocacy Development Committee Agenda DRAFT
May 9, 2019
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Marriott Courtyard, Carolina Beach, NC
2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Nessie Siler, Chair
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Nessie Siler Corye Dunn, Coordinator
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Karen Hamilton, Coordinator
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cheryl Powell, President
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Yadira Vasquez, Staff
3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Future Investments / Permission to Prosue New Topics
Nessie Siler Melissa Swartz, Staff Committee Members
4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wrap ups and Reminders
ADVOCACY AND LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE
Nessie Siler - Chair Individual with DD-Dare
Eric Chavis - Individual with DD-Guilford
NaKima Clark - Parent-Wake
Bryan Dooley - Individual with DD-Forsythe
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