Advocacy Development Committee Agenda
August 8, 2019
2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn, Cary, NC
2:30 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.
Nessie Siler, Chair
2:40 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Corye Dunn, Coordinator, Jayke Hamill, CCL
3:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
Karen Hamilton, Coordinator
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cheryl Powell, President
3:30 p.m. – 3:40 p.m.
Yadira Vasquez, Staff
3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Future Investments / Request to Draft RFA(s)
Nessie Siler, Melissa Swartz, Staff Committee Members
4:50 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