Board Details

Employment of People with Disabilities, Committee on

Type of Board: Policy Making Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 9 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: NDCC 50-06.1-16
Length of Terms: 3 years, staggered so the terms of at least one but no more than two members expire July first of each year
Frequency of Meetings: at least quarterly
Address: 1237 West Divide Avenue Suite 1B Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: 701-328-8926
Fax: 701-328-8969
Website:
Email: rcusack@nd.gov
Contact: Russ Cusack
The goal of the committee is to remove barriers in reaching and identify how to further the goal of public and private employers considering competitive and integrated employment as the first option when supporting individuals with disabilities who are of working age to obtain employment.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Bay, Tina DHS-Director of DD Division (701) 328-8966 Burleigh 10/24/2013 Open
Gross, Vickay Protection & Advocacy Designee (701) 328-2950 Burleigh 10/24/2013 Open
Murry, Bruce Ex. Director - ND Assoc. of Community Providers (701) 390-1021 Burleigh 1/4/2016 7/1/2018
Nider, LouAnn DHS-Division of Vocational Rehab Designee (701) 328-8916 Burleigh 10/8/2015 Open
Teevens, Gerry Dept. of Public Instruction Designee (701) 328-2692 Burleigh 10/24/2013 Open
Volk, Ryan Dept. of Commerce Workforce Division Designee (701) 328-6048 Burleigh 3/20/2014 Open
Wittliff, Eric Family Member of an Individual with a Disability Ward 4/5/2014 7/1/2019
Vacancy Vacancy left by Chad Kourajian through July 1, 2016 - Community Employer Rep. - Voting Member
Vacancy Vacancy left by Paul Vardenega through July 1, 2016 - Individual w/ a Disability - Voting Member