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Membership

Division of Community Health Promotion

Council Appointments 

The coordinating council is composed of 17 members. The appointment of members not representing state agencies is made by the Governor. The appointment of members representing organizations is made by the Governor in consultation with the organizations represented on the membership list. Individuals interested in a council member vacancy should contact the Florida Gubernatorial Appointments Office at:  850-717-9243  or by email at: appointments@eog.myflorida.com.

Members

Florida Association of the Deaf
Glenna R. Ashton, Chair; Boca Raton, FL
fadcentral.org
Term ends: 07/31/20

Hearing Loss Association of America - Florida
Debbe Hagner, Vice-Chair; Port Richey, FL
hlaclearwater.com
hla-fl.org
Term ends: 07/31/18

Association of Late-Deafened Adults (ALDA)
Chris Littlewood, Seminole, FL
www.aldasuncoast.com
www.alda.org
Term ends: 07/31/18 

Hearing Loss Association of Florida
Karen Goldberg, Brandon, FL
Term ends: 07/31/20

Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) Providers
(Vacant)

Florida Association of the Deaf                        
Donna Drake, St. Augustine, FL
www.fadcentral.org                                  
Term ends: 07/31/18              

Persons who are Deaf-Blind
Darlene Laibl-Crowe, Palatka, FL
www.fldeafblind.org
Term ends: 07/31/20

Deaf Service Center Association
Julie Church, Largo, FL
Term ends: 07/31/18  

Alexander Graham Bell Association
Debra Knox, Oviedo, FL
Term ends: 07/31/20

Audiologist
Cindy Simon, Miami, FL; and Plantation, FL
Term ends: 07/31/18  

Hearing Aid Specialist
(Vacant)
 
Parent of a Child who is Deaf
Roseanne Finigan, Key West, FL
Volunteers as a cochlear navigator
cochlear.com
Term ends: 07/31/20

Florida Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (FRID)
Eugenia Halliburton, Jacksonville, FL
Term ends: 07/31/20

Florida Department of Children and Families
John M. Jackson, Tallahassee, FL
Department Representative

Florida Department of Education
Cecil F. Bradley, Tallahassee, FL
Commissioner's Designee
www.fldoe.org
www.rehabworks.org
Department Representative

Florida Department of Elder Affairs
Mary Hodges, Tallahassee, FL
elderaffairs.state.fl.us
Department Representative

Florida Department of Health
Shay Chapman, Tallahassee, FL
Department Representative and Liaison to the Council

FCCDHH Staff Contact
Megan Callahan, Tallahassee, FL
Department of Health, Division of Community Health Promotion

Program Assistant (Support)
Monica Pitts, Tallahassee, FL
Florida Department of Health