Advisory Council

The CTI Advisory Council is made up of a diverse group of individuals, all of whom are dedicated to the CTI mission. The Council currently includes educators, employers, administrators, family members, students and stakeholders from relevant organizations. These members serve in an advisory capacity and play an essential role in planning, service delivery and implementation of the activities of the CTI.

Gayl Brunk
Gayl Brunk
Executive Director, Valley Associates for Independent Living
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Zenia Burnett
Director, Office of Special Education Instructional Services, Virginia Department of Education
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Mary-Frances "Frankie" Dampier
Transition Specialist, Chesapeake Public Schools
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James Hall
James Hall
Director, Career and Workforce Development Division, Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center
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Melissa Hartman
Melissa Hartman
Educator, Loudoun County Public Schools
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Dr. Benita Holland
Dr. Benita Holland
Family Resource Consultant Manager, Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
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C. Scott Jones
C. Scott Jones
General Manager, Delta by Marriott, Richmond
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Martin Kurylowski
Martin Kurylowski
Division of Rehabilitative Services, Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services, Richmond
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Robert Lancaster
Robert Lancaster
Virginia Ability Board, Parent Representative
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John McNaught
John McNaught
Co-Director, T/TAC at JMU, I’m Determined, Harrisonburg
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Amy Miller
Amy Miller
Director, VCU Division for Academic Success, Richmond
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Marianne Moore
Secondary Transition Specialist, Office of Special Education Instructional Services, Virginia Department of Education
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Caren Phipps
Director of Services for Children and Youth, Virginia Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired
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Stewart Roberson
Stewart Roberson
President, Moseley Architects, Richmond
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Jacqueline Santiago
Parent Representative
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Janai Santiago
Janai Santiago
ACE-IT Graduate
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Ronnie Sidney, II
Ronnie Sidney, II
Advocate/Owner, Creative Medicine: Healing Through Words, LLC, Richmond
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Stephanie Subedi
Stephanie Subedi
Employment Specialist, Department of Behavioral Health and Development Services
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Dana Yarbrough
Dana Yarbrough
Parent Representative, Director of Family Supports, VCU PPD, Richmond
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