Advisory Council on Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing

The Advisory Council on Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing consists of 13 member citizens. A minimum of seven members of the council should be deaf, deafblind, and hard of hearing.  The members are appointed by the Governor and serve for a term of three years.  The council serves to advise the Department of Civil Rights on matters pertaining to deaf, deafblind, and hard of hearing persons.
 
 
Statute
 
 
Contact Information
 
Annie Urasky
DODDBHH Director
Michigan Department of Civil Rights
Cadillac Place
3054 W. Grand Blvd. Suite 3-600
Detroit, MI 48202
Video Phone: 313-437-7035
 
Members

Carole Mehling, Ironwood
Represents deaf and hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/17

Kathleen Mitchell, Melvindale
Represents individuals knowledgeable in the field of deafness
Term expires 1/18/17

KT Maviglia, Dundee
Represents Deaf or Hard of Hearing Persons
Term expires 1/18/18

Jill Gaus, Jackson - Chair
Represents deaf or hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/18

Elizabeth Bystrycki, Otsego
Represents deaf or heard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/18

Jeannette Johnson, Grand Rapids
Represents deaf or hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/18

Miriam Horwitz, Huntington Woods
Represents individuals knowledgeable in the field of deafness
Term expires 1/18/18

 
Todd Morrison, Fowlerville
Represents individuals knowledgeable in the field of deafness
Term expires 1/18/19

Christopher Hunter, Holt
Represents deaf or hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/19

Karen Bailey, Ann Arbor
Represents individuals knowledgeable in the field of deafness
Term expires 1/18/19

Ann Liming, Lansing
Represents deaf or hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/19
 
Elizabeth Kobylak, Troy
Represents deaf or hard of hearing persons
Term expires 1/18/20
 
Michael McKee, Dexter
Represents individuals knowledgeable in the field of deafness
Term expires 1/18/20