California Deafblind Services

2018–2023 Advisory Committee Members



Patricia Barr

Parent of a child with deafblindness, Los Angeles County

Maurice Belote

Independent Consultant, San Francisco

David Brown

Independent Consultant, San Francisco

Chris Brum, Ph.D.

San Diego State University

Kayla Coburn California Deafblind Services / Helen Keller National Center

Victoria Criswell

Parent of child with deafblindness, Contra Costa County

Michelle Davis Marin County Office of Education

Brian Devereux

San Francisco State University/California Deafblind Services

Julie Goodwin

Parent of a child with deafblindness, San Francisco

Ann Halvorsen, Ed.D.

Professor Emeritus, California State University, East Bay

Jeri Hart

Blind Babies Foundation (San Francisco), A Program of Wayfinder Family Services

Tricia Houlihan

Intervener / Independent Consultant, Orange County

Cathy Kirscher

Helen Keller National Center, San Diego Regional Office

Julie Maier

San Francisco State University/California Deafblind Services

Angela Martyn

California School for the Blind, Fremont

Myrna Medina

California Deafblind Services

Kathleen Mortier, Ph.D.

San Francisco State University/California Deafblind Services

Shelly Rempe

California School for the Deaf, Riverside

Virginia Reynolds

Center for Prevention and Early Intervention, WestEd, Sacramento

Janna Rudolph

San Benito County Office of Education

Yue-Ting Siu, Ph.D.

San Francisco State University

Linda Wyatt, Ed.D.

California Department of Education, Specialized Programs


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