Board Details

Interagency Coordinating Council

Type of Board: Advisory Pay/Benefits: State Rate, Parents reimbursed for child care
Voting Members: 25 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1986, Pub. L. 99-457, Sec. 682
Length of Terms: 3 year terms, no term limits
Frequency of Meetings: Quarterly, every second Tuesday of February, May, August, and November
Address: 1237 West Divide Ave. Suite 1A Bismarck, ND 58504
Phone: (701) 328-8936
Fax: (701) 328-8969
Website: www.nd.gov/dhs/services/disabilities/earlyintervention/ndicc/ndicc-index.html
Email: arcarlson@nd.gov
Contact: Amanda Carlson
This council serves in an advisory and assistance capacity to the lead agency for the Part C of Individual with Disabilities Education program which addresses the needs of infants and toddlers (to age 3) who have disabilities and/or delays. The governor appoints the council members and the council elects the chairperson. The membership includes eight members that are parents who have had a child in Part C services and is under the age of 12 and five members that are providers of services to infants and toddlers with disabilities and/or delays. In addition, the council must have one member representing the following: • The Lead Agency for providing Part C services, • A state agency responsible for child care, • Head Start, • A state agency responsible for child welfare, • Personnel preparation, • The North Dakota Insurance Commission, • A member of the state legislature, • Department of Public Instruction/Special Education • State Medicaid • Education of Homeless Children and Youth • A state agency responsible for children’s mental health • Children’s Special Health Services

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Bakken, Valerie DPI, Vice-Chair (701) 328-2720 Burleigh 5/22/2015 8/31/2018
Bay, Tina DHS (701) 328-8966 Burleigh 9/1/2010 8/31/2019
Brakel, Carol Provider (701) 795-3135 Grand Forks 11/15/2010 8/31/2019
Canerot, Tonya Foster Care (701) 227-7563 Stark 9/1/2014 8/31/2020
Carlson, Sarah Parent - Region VIII, Chair (701) 456-3000 Stark 5/22/2015 8/31/2018
Eberhardt, Rebecca Headstart (701) 328-1640 Burleigh 9/22/2015 8/31/2018
Grave, Shannon Higher Education (701) 200-5421 Cass 11/15/2010 8/31/2019
Hulm, Jodi Medicaid (701) 328-2323 Burleigh 8/19/2016 8/31/2019
Keller, Cassie Parent - Region V Cass 2/1/2011 8/31/2019
Larson-Steckler, Beth Homeless Program (701) 328-3544 Burleigh 9/1/2017 8/31/2020
Lelm, Tamara Health Department (701) 328-4814 Burleigh 7/1/1999 8/31/2018
Major, Holly Parent - Region II (701) 858-4402 Ward 7/1/2008 8/31/2018
Nelson, Matthew Parent - Region I (701) 774-2845 Williams 9/1/2017 8/31/2020
Olson, Stephen Provider (701) 232-2340 Cass 3/1/2007 8/31/2018
Pieske, Christopher Parent - Region VII (701) 328-3597 Burleigh 9/1/2017 8/31/2018
Poolman, Senator Nicole Legislator (701) 250-6730 Burleigh 9/1/2013 8/31/2019
Schroeder, Melissa Provider (701) 793-8339 Cass 5/1/2010 8/31/2020
Seckerson, Tricia Parent - Region VI (701) 251-9348 Stutsman 7/16/2015 8/31/2018
Staudinger, Jill Provider (701) 483-4394 Stark 8/1/2007 8/31/2018
Ulberg, Kelli Mental Health (701) 328-8730 Burleigh 9/1/2017 8/31/2019
Zimmerman, David Insurance Department (701) 328-4817 Burleigh 9/1/2011 8/31/2018
Vacancy Parent - Region IV
Vacancy Provider - Term ends 8/31/2018
Vacancy Parent - Region III term begins 9/1/2017
Vacancy Childcare - Term ends 8/31/2018