Current Members

Members

The Council consists of 28 Governor appointed members that includes persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD), parents, family members, and representatives from public and private agencies.  At least 61% (17 members) must be a person with I/DD or a family member of a person with I/DD.  The Council currently has eight vacancies, with an additional ten by June 2018.  The Governor’s Boards and Commissions Office has received 14 names to fill a portion of the vacancies.

Mary Brogan

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES DIVISION

Darwin Nagamine

SELF-ADVOCATE, HILO, HAWAI‘I

Maureen Bates

DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION

Philip Ana

EXECUTIVE OFFICE ON AGING

Sol Ray Duncan

SELF-ADVOCATE, O‘AHU

Drew Saranillo

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Bathy Fong

SELF-ADVOCATE, O‘AHU

Timothy Renken

SELF-ADVOCATE, O‘AHU

Catherine Sorensen

TITLE V – SOCIAL SECURITY ACT

Verna Waikiki

HAWAI‘I DISABILITY RIGHTS RIGHTS – HDRC, O‘AHU

Jacqueline Indreginal

TITLE IX – SOCIAL SECURITY ACT

Dr. Patricia Morrissey

CENTER ON DISABILITY STUDIES, UHM

Santo Triolo

PARENT, MAUI

Michelle Muralt

SELF-ADVOCATE, O‘AHU

John Beebe

PARENT, O‘AHU

Ryan Palacia

SELF-ADVOCATE, KAUA‘I

Shana Metsch

PARENT, KAUA‘I

Josh Ige

SELF-ADVOCATE, LANA‘I

Renee Manfredi

SELF-ADVOCATE, O‘AHU

Liza Yogi

PARENT, HILO, HAWAI‘I