Council Members

The Council is composed of individuals with developmental disabilities, family members, interested parties, service providers, and representatives from state agencies.

I. Council Members

  • Julia Bell, Council Chair
    County: Pierce
  • Shamra Baez
    County: Walla Walla
  • Thomas (TK) Brasted
    County: King
  • Maggie Craughan
    County: Pierce
  • Kelly Hill
    County: King
  • Thanh Kirkpatrick
    County: King
  • Anthony Nash
    County: Benton and Franklin
  • Filiberto Ontiveros
    County: Klickitat
  • Adrian Patayon
    County: Snohomish
  • Mike Raymond
    County: Pierce
  • Ronnie San Nicolas
    County: Thurston
  • Suzanne Searles
    County: Pierce
  • Pat Shivers
    County: Pierce
  • Adrienne Stuart
    County: Pierce
  • Donna Tiffan
    County: Klickitat
  • Ryan Troyer
    County: King
  • Courtney Ward
    County: Chelan

II. Principal State Agencies

  • (1) Developmental Disabilities Administration
    Agency Administrator: Evelyn Perez
    Agency Designee: Shannon Manion
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (2) Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
    Agency Administrator: Rob Hines
    Agency Designee: Katie Mirkovich
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (3) Health Care Authority
    Agency Administrator: Dorothy Frost Teeter
    Agency Designee: Mark Westenhaver
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (4) Aging and Long-Term Support Administration
    Agency Administrator: Bill Moss
    Agency Designee: Tavares Terry
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (5) Department of Health
    Agency Administrator: John Wiesman
    Agency Designee: Michelle Hoffman
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (6) Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
    Agency Administrator: Chris Reykdal
    Agency Designee: Janice Tornow
    Appointment: Ex-Officio
  • (7) University of Washington/Center on Human Development and Disability
    Agency Administrator: Mike Guralnick
    Agency Designee: Sherrie Brown
    Appointed: Ex-Officio
  • (8) Disability Rights Washington
    Agency Administrator: Mark Stroh
    Agency Designees: David Lord
    Appointed: Ex-Officio

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