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Employment and Economic Opportunity for People with Disabilities September Meeting Agenda

Meeting
September 26, 2016
10:00 A.M.- 1:00 P.M.

Chicago 
100 W Randolph Conf. Rm (5-300)
Murdock Rm
IIDRS Offices
Chicago, Illinois

Springfield
Harris II
FCS Video Conf. Room on 2nd Fl of Harris

​Call In #: 641-715-3580 (Access Code: 494-135)

AGENDA 

​​1. Call to Order
2. Quorum Established
3. Introductions
4. Approval of Meeting Minutes
5. Strategic Plan Discussion/Final Comments with Task Force members and Employment First Related Work Groups
  •  Provider – Kathy Carmody/Lore Baker
  •  Workforce - Barry Taylor/Doug Morton
  •  Transition – Phil Milsk/David Andel
  •  Employer – Brittany Dowell/Maria Doughty
6. Activity Updates (depending on time allocation):
  • Update: Office Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) Employment First Core State and Vision Quest Projects – Lore Baker, DHS
  • Update: DCEO Disability Initiatives – Matt Hillen, DCEO
  • Update: WIOA Implementation – Doug Morton, DRS and Matt Hillen, DCEO
  • SAMSA Grant Update: Katherine Burson, DMH
  • Legislative Committee Update: Phil Milsk
  • Other Agency Updates re: Employment First related activities
7. IDES Update/Administrative issues – IDES
8. Chairperson Comments/Updates – Robin Jones and Niketa Brar, Co-Chairpersons
9. New Business – (Please submit to me before the meeting)
  •  Next Meeting: December 1, 2016 10am-1pm Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)
10. Adjourn

This agenda conforms to the requirements of Section 2.02 of the Illinois Open Meetings Act (5 ILCS 120/02).
Any individual planning to attend who will need an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act should notify Caroline Alamillo at (312) 793-9290 or (888) 340-1007 (TTY/NextTalk).

Future Meeting Dates:
December 1, 2016 10am-1pm Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)
March 1, 2017 10am- Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)
June 1, 2017 10am-1pm Murdock Room, 100 W Randolph (5-300)