Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board

Purpose 

The Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board serves in an advisory capacity to the Department of Developmental Disabilities Services. The Board plans services for developmentally disabled people and coordinates those services.



Meetings 


The Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board's regular meetings times and location are:

  • 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
  • 4th Monday of every odd-numbered month
  • St. Luke's Health Education Center
    3333 Squalicum Parkway
    Bellingham, WA 98225

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to meeting. Minutes are available following approval.

View Meeting Agendas and Minutes.

 

Members


The Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board currently has 8 members: 

Caroline Applebee
Valerie Billmire            Advocate
Gina Bring
David Charleston        Advocate 
Jeffrey Hart                   Higher Education
Kathy Kershner  
         County Council member
Artemis Langford
Ken Larson                   Community member
Raegen Miller
Alysa Oradat Advocate
Aaron Perzigian           Higher Education

Specifications

Membership is encouraged, but not limited to, representatives from:

  • Public, private, or voluntary agencies.
  • Local governmental units.
  • Citizens knowledgeable about developmental disabilities or interested in services to persons with developmental disabilities in the community.

Vacancies


Term Length and Limits 

  • 3 years
  • 2 consecutive full terms

Authority