Board Details

Statewide Independent Living Council

Type of Board: Policy Making Pay/Benefits: State Rate
Voting Members: 13 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 4 Created by: Pub. L. 102-569, Title VII, Sec 705 and NDCC § 50-06.5-03
Length of Terms: 3 years, 2 term limit
Frequency of Meetings:
Address: 1237 West Divide Avenue Ste 1B Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: 701-328-8926
Fax: 701-328-8969
Website: www.nd.gov/dhs/dvr/councils-partners/ndsilc.html
Email: royces@dakotacil.org
Contact: Royce Schultze
The mission of the Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) is to guide the development of the Independent Living (IL) system in North Dakota through the active involvement of people with disabilities. NDCC § 50-06.5-03

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Binstock, Shannon Consumer - Quadrant IV (701) 677-5389 Stark 9/7/2016 3/31/2019
Cusack, Russell Advocate Morton 4/1/2018 3/31/2021
Erdmann, Melvin Consumer Traill 1/15/2013 3/31/2018
Gustafson, LaRae Director/Representative of a Center for Independent Living (CIL) (218) 773-6100 Grand Forks 1/18/2018 3/31/2020
Hogan, Brittney President/Consumer-Quadrant I (701) 857-4555 Ward 4/5/2014 3/31/2021
Olson, Susan Division Employee (701) 328-8984 Burleigh 4/1/2017 3/31/2020
Plenty Chief, Gillian Tribal Entity Representative (701) 854-8111 Morton 4/1/2018 3/31/2021
Schultze, Royce Representative of a CIL (701) 222-3636 Burleigh 4/1/2015 3/31/2021
Siekaniec, Diane Consumer/Advocate Cass 11/22/2010 3/31/2019
Vannett, Trevor Vice-President/Consumer (701) 955-0000 Burleigh 12/1/2012 3/31/2020
Williamson, Erik Dr. Consumer - Quadrant II Grand Forks 5/1/2013 4/30/2019
Willis, Bill Treasurer/Agency Representative (701) 328-8868 Burleigh 10/14/2014 3/31/2019
Vacancy Vacancy - Quadrant III
Vacancy Vacancy - Quadrant I
Vacancy Vacancy - Quadrant II
Vacancy Vacancy - Quadrant IV
Vacancy Vacancy - Quadrant III