CT Council on
Vice Chair Michelle
July 14, 2015
10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Office of Protection and Advocacy, 60 B Weston Street, Hartford
Jackie Jamison, Sabra Mayo, Michelle Johnson, Ada Suarez
1. Approval of Agenda: Ada Suarez moved to approve the
agenda for the meeting sabra May seconded.
The committee approved the agenda.
of Minutes from June 9, 2015: Sabra
Mayo moved to approve the minutes and Michelle Johnson seconded. The minutes were approved.
3. Develop Slate of Officers for September:
The committee has had communication from Shelagh McClure
indicating she would like to run again for Chair. The Committee has also heard from Antonio
Orriola and Chris Blake that they would like their names on the ballot for
Vice-chair. Sabra Mayo moved to approve
the slate and Jackie Jamison seconded.
The committee approved the slate.
4. Review interview questions and applicants: Each committee member was assigned questions to ask
each candidate and the interviews were conducted with Megan O-Neill and Maryann
Guerra. Molly also discussed the
selection from DPH of Ann Gionet as the new representative from that
agency. All names approved by the
committee will be sent to the Governor, along with the requests for
5. Vote on
applicants: Sabra Mayo moved to send
Maryann Guerra’s name to the Governor for appointment. Michelle Johnson seconded and the committee
approved. Ada Suarez moved to send Megan
O’Neill’s name to the Governor for appointment.
Sabra Mayo seconded and the committee approved.
6. Next Steps: The committee still has one self-advocate to
appoint. They will reconvene when an
applicant is ready for an interview, hopefully in August.
7. Adjourn: Sabra Mayo moved to
adjourn the meeting and Michelle Johnson seconded. The committee approved and the meeting
adjourned at 12:55 PM.