Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee (DDAC)

Regular Meetings

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Laura Gillis Johns, Chair    
    Community Member
  • Jonathan (Tony) Andrus, Vice Chair    
    Self Advocate
  • Teresa Barrett
  • Alan Caverly
    Community Member
  • Skye Eastman
    Community Member
  • Pamela Hicks
    Community Member


Mission Statement

  • To work to enhance inclusive choices for individuals with developmental disabilities
  • To communicate with and make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners
  • To achieve full integration, inclusion, equality and acceptance of individuals with developmental disabilities leading to productive participation in the community

Guiding Principles

  • Individualized Supports
    The supports that are available will be developed and designed to meet the specific needs of EACH individual with a developmental disability.
  • Choice
    Individuals with developmental disabilities will have the opportunity to make informed choices.
  • Community
    Supports, activities, and employment for individuals with developmental disabilities will occur in community settings. These settings will enhance self-reliance, individual potential, contribution, dignity, and self-respect.
  • Inclusion
    Individuals with developmental disabilities will have opportunities for interaction and participation in all aspects of life.
  • Access
    Community resources and activities will be accessible and available to all individuals with developmental disabilities.