Rehabilitation Council, State

Type of Board: Advisory Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 18 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 1 Created by: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2016/08/19/2016-15977/workforce-innovation-and-opportunity-act-joint-rule-for-unified-and-combined-state-plans-performance
Length of Terms: 3 years, 2 term limit
Frequency of Meetings: Quarterly
Address: 1000 East Divide Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: (701) 328-8927
Fax:
Website: www.nd.gov/dhs/dvr/councils-partners/ndsrc.html
Email: bburghart@nd.gov
Contact: Barbara Burghart
The Council advises the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation in its service to provide direct service to place its clients in the work force. This Council is federally mandated to receive federal funding with an 80/20 match of federal funds to state funds. The majority of Council members shall be persons who are individuals with disabilities. Application form available here: http://www.nd.gov/dhs/dvr/councils-partners/docs/src-membership-application.pdf

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Bay, Tina DHS - Director of DD Division (701) 328-8966 Burleigh 5/1/2017 4/30/2020
Binstock, Shannon Business/Industry Rep (1 of 4) 7/1/2018 6/30/2022
Hall, Joseph Business/Industry Rep (3 of 4) (701) 328-5048 Morton 11/18/2015 4/10/2021
Hoffmann, Uma State Workforce Investment Act (716) 913-8413 7/1/2018 4/10/2021
Klootwyk, Bruce Current or Former Applicant or Recipient of VR (1) (701) 258-0637 Burleigh 11/1/2016 10/31/2019
Larsen, Teresa Client Assistance Program (1) (701) 328-2950 Burleigh 8/15/2017 Open
Longie, Marshall American Indian Voc Rehab Services (1) (701) 766-4446 Benson 12/6/2013 Open
McCleary, Matthew Additional (701) 400-1816 Burleigh 7/1/2017 6/30/2020
Murry, Bruce Ex. Director - ND Assoc. of Community Providers (701) 390-1021 Burleigh 5/1/2017 5/1/2020
Peterson, Terry Community Rehab Providers (1) (701) 839-4240 McHenry 7/1/2019 6/30/2022
Plenty Chief, Gillian Additional (701) 854-8111 Burleigh 7/1/2015 6/30/2021
Speidel-Wetzsteon, Renee Disability Advocacy Group Advocates (701) 222-3310 Emmons 7/16/2019 6/30/2022
Sutheimer, Jason Business/Industry Rep (2 of 4) (701) 328-2840 Burleigh 7/1/2016 6/30/2022
Teevens, Geraldine Dept. of Public Instruction (1) (701) 328-2692 Burleigh 7/1/2019 6/30/2022
Throlson, Robyn Vocational Rehabilitation Director (Ex-Officio) (701) 328-8955 Burleigh 7/1/2018 6/30/2021
Vannett, Trevor Statewide Independent Living Council (1) (701) 955-0000 Burleigh 7/1/2017 6/30/2020
Webb, Jodi Parent Training & Information (701) 837-7501 Ward 7/1/2018 6/30/2021
Vacancy Vacancy - Business/Industry Rep (4 of 4) 11/30/2019
Vacancy Vacancy - Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors (ex-officio) non-voting (1) 2022