NCIL Committee Structure

NCIL’s complex structure of Governing Board Committees, Subcommittees, Task Forces, and Caucuses ensures that the tremendous amount of work we accomplish is truly grassroots and consumer controlled. We welcome NCIL members to become involved in the national IL Movement by joining a group that is currently seeking members.

The Diversity Committee is chaired by Dustin Gibson. Learn more >>

The Women’s Caucus is co-chaired by Sarah Launderville and Jessica Jimenez. Learn more >>

The Youth Caucus is co-chaired by Yolanda Vargas and Luke Byram and staffed by Hindley Williams. Learn more >>

The Rainbow Caucus is co-chaired by Katie Johnson and Don Dew. 

The International Committee is co-chaired by Julie Espinoza and Doug Toelle.

The Executive Committee is chaired by Bruce Darling and staffed by Kelly Buckland. Learn more >>

The Finance Committee is chaired by Darrel Christenson and staffed by Kelly Buckland. Learn more >>

The Resource Development Subcommittee is chaired by Phil Pangrazio and staffed by Cara Liebowitz.

The Human Resources Committee is chaired by Lou Ann Kibbee and staffed by Tim Fuchs. Learn more >>

The Annual Conference Subcommittee is chaired by Roger Frischenmeyer and staffed by Tim Fuchs. Learn more >>

The Membership & Nominating Subcommittee is chaired by Charlotte Stewart and staffed by Denise Monroe. Learn more >>

The Legislative & Advocacy Committee is chaired by Sarah Launderville and staffed by Kelly Buckland. Learn more >>

The ADA / Civil Rights Subcommittee is co-chaired by Steve Higgins and Kimberly Tissot and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) Subcommittee is chaired by Michelle Rockwell and staffed by Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Education & IDEA Subcommittee is co-chaired by Maureen Hollowell and Emily Robinson and staffed by Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Emergency Preparedness Subcommittee is co-chaired by Christy Dunaway and Todd Holloway and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Sarah Blahovec. Learn more >>

The Employment-Social Security Subcommittee is co-chaired by James Turner and Sam Liss and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Healthcare / PAS Subcommittee is co-chaired by Bruce Darling and Heidi Siegfried and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Housing Subcommittee is co-chaired by Brian Peters and Darrell Christenson and staffed by Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Mental Health Subcommittee is chaired by Yvonne Smith and staffed by Lindsay Baran.

The Rehab Act & IL Funding Subcommittee is co-chaired by Ann McDaniel and Dan Kessler and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Technology Subcommittee is co-chaired by Susan Tachau and Lee Schulz and staffed by Lindsay Baran.

The Transportation Subcommittee is chaired by Peter Johnke and staffed by Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Veterans Subcommittee is co-chaired by Marsha Unruh and Sharon Washington and staffed by Kelly Buckland. Learn more >>

The Violence & Abuse Subcommittee is co-chaired by Jan Derry and Kim Brittenham and staffed by Kelly Buckland. Learn more >>

The Voting Rights Subcommittee is co-chaired by Kathy Hoell and Jim Dickson and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Sarah Blahovec. Learn more >>

The Regional Representatives Committee is chaired by Sheri Burns and staffed by Tim Fuchs. Learn more >>

President’s Task Forces:

The Outcome Measures Task Force is co-chaired by Dan Kessler and Pat Puckett and staffed by Tim Fuchs. Learn more >>

The Parenting Task Force is chaired by Sarah Launderville and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran.

The Electronic Visit Verification Task Force is chaired by Charlie Carr and staffed by Kelly Buckland and Lindsay Baran. Learn more >>

The Chronic Pain / Opioids Task Force is staffed by Lindsay Baran.