CTCDD: APIE Meeting 4-08-15

APIE Meeting 4-08-15


Connecticut Council on Developmental Disabilities Advocacy, Public Information & Education Committee Minutes

Sheraton Hartford South Hotel

100 Capitol Boulevard, Rocky Hill, CT

April 8, 2015


Attendance:  Zuleika Martinez (Chair); John Curtin (Vice-Chair); Tony Orriola (ex-officio); Jackie Jamison; April Burke; Alicia Kucharczyk; Michelle Johnson

Absent: Brenda Stenglein; Robin Wood

 Staff:  Cathy Adamczyk

1. Call to Order: 

Committee Chair Zuleika Martinez greeted everyone and called the meeting to order at 12:24 PM. 


2. Approval of Agenda: 

A motion was made by John Curtin to approve the Agenda.  Tony Orriola seconded the motion.  The motion carried unanimously.


3. Approval of Minutes:

A motion was made by Tony Orriola to approve the minutes from March 10, 2015.  It was seconded by April Burke. The motion carried unanimously.


4. Update on Brochure:

It was recommended that:

  • Pictures be added to the brochure to make it more appealing and family friendly
  • Content to be updated to reflect the Council Five Year Plan and funded initiatives
  • Alicia Kucharczyk volunteered to make edits to the content for the committee members to review
5. Elevator Speech:

An elevator speech will be developed from information included in the revised brochure.


6. Next Meeting:

The next meeting will be May 12, 2015 at the next Council meeting.

7. Motion to Adjourn:  A motion to adjourn was made by John Curtin.  It was seconded by Tony Orriola. It passed unanimously. The meeting was adjourned at 12:58 PM.







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