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May 25 2010

Commission for People with Disabilities members confirmed by Council

Press Release issued on Monday, 5/24/2010:

Commission to promote inclusion of people with
disabilities in all areas of life in Seattle

Seattle – Today the Seattle City Council confirmed the charter members of the new Seattle Commission for People with Disabilities (SCPWD). Seven members were appointed by the Council and seven were appointed by the Mayor. The Commissioners will nominate the final two members to round out the group.

Mark Adreon, Joshua Caple, Rebecca C. Cory, Charlene Curtiss, Patricia Copeland, John Denooyer, Hope Drummond, Vickie Foster, Laura Gramer, Mary Beth Lum, Erica Sekins, Gary Stobbe, Deborah Witmer, and Sara Woody will serve on the volunteer Commission.

“I am grateful that these individuals are willing to give their time and effort to the City of Seattle and I commend them for their civic participation,” said Councilmember Bruce Harrell, Chair of the Energy, Technology and Civil Rights Committee. “I look forward to their recommendations on assisting the Council in creating a more inclusive environment for all of our citizens.”

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