Advocacy Development Committee Agenda
November 7, 2019
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn, Cary, NC
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Nessie Siler, Chair
3:35 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
Cheryl Powell, President
3:50 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Corye Dunn, Coordinator
4:20 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Yadira Vasquez, Staff
Future Investments & Updates
4:30 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.
4:35 p.m. – 4:40 p.m.
Kay McMillan, President, Sierra Royster, Vice Pres.
4:40 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.
Request to Draft RFA(s)
Melissa Swartz, Staff, ADC Members
5:20 p.m. – 5:30 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: Karey Perez - Agency: DHHS-Aging & Adult Services-Wake
Donna Spears - Individual with DD-Onslow
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