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September 9, 2008 - 09:00 AM
Interim Charge
Borel, Dennis    (Coalition of Texans with Disabilities)
Boston, Scott  Auditor  (State Auditor's Office)
Castle, Danette    (Texas Council of Community MHMR Centers),  Austin, TX
Dooley, Michelle    (Community Now),  Fort Worth, TX
Garrison-Tate, Jeff  President  (Community Now!)
Goldstein, Ivy  Parent  (Self),  Austin, TX
Horn, Adelaide  Commissioner  (Department of Aging and Disability Services),  Austin, TX
Horton, Colleen  Public Policy  (TX Center for Disability Studies)
Jessee, Gary  Asst. Commissioner  (TX Dept. of Aging and Disability Services),  Austin, TX
Knapp, Melanie  Parent, Secretary  (Deaf Blind Multihandicapped Ass. of TX)
Leo, Mike  Staff  (LBB)
Linder, Kelly  Auditor  (State Auditor's Office)
Murphree, Susan  Interim Policy Service Manager  (Advocacy Inc.),  Austin, TX
Parrish, Linda  Public Policy Coordinator, Center on Disability  (TX A&M University)
Payne, Susan    (Self)
Piedfort, Pascual  Attorney  (The Arc of Texas)
Reyes, Cindy M.  Parent of Child with Special Needs  (Self; Military wife; Community Volunteer at Large),  San Antonio, TX
Schoen, Stephen  Executive Director  (Deaf-Blind Multihandicapped Assoc. of TX)
Snyder, Ruth    (Self; My daughter),  Austin, TX
Taylor, Gordon  CFO  (DADS),  Austin, TX
Valdez, Debby L.  Parent of 20 year old with MR  (My daughter, family, and community of S.A. parents of special needs families)
Waller, Barry C.  Assistant Commissioner of Provider Services  (Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services),  Austin, TX
Webb, Roger  Executive Director  (Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities),  Austin, TX
Winters, Tanya  Director Peer to Peer Grant  (Texas Advocates)
Registering, but not testifying:
Adams, Chris  Director of Regulatory Survey Operations  (DADS),  Austin, TX
Nichols, Mike  Division Administrator  (DFPS/Statewide Intake),  Austin, TX
Urban, Karl  Assistant Commissioner  (Adult Protective Services/DFPS),  Austin, TX