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Accessibility Advisory Council members

Scott Norris (AAC chair)
Bureau of Services for Blind Persons (state agency)
Lansing, MI
517-284-2871

Tom Jones, president/CEO (AAC co-chair)
Michigan Operation Freedom Outdoors
Livonia, MI
734-612-6677

Allen Beauchamp, board member
Superior Alliance for Independent Living
Disability Network of the Upper Peninsula
Marquette, MI
906-360-3019

Ken Buchholtz, Upper Peninsula district director
Wheelin' Sportsmen - National Wild Turkey Federation
Escanaba, MI
906-553-2268

Cindy Burkhour, MA, CTRS, CPRP  
Access Recreation Group, LLC
Jenison, MI
616-560-2378

Vendella Collins, executive director
Developmental Disabilities Council
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (state agency)
Lansing, MI
517-284-7292

Michael F. Harris, government relations director
Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America
Novi, MI
248-476-9000

Tyra Khan, interim statewide ADA compliance director
Michigan Department of Civil Rights (state agency)
Lansing, MI
517-241-1773 

Neal McKenzie, outdoorsman
Representing the deaf community
Davison, MI
810-412-0341

Tina Nowakowski, director of communication and strategic partnerships 
mParks/Michigan Recreation & Park Association
Lansing, MI
517-485-9888

William Purves, director of planning and special projects
Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living
Ann Arbor, MI
734-971-0277
 
Jessica Stark, recreational therapist
Lighthouse Neurological Rehab Center
Traverse City, MI
231-263-1350

William "Billy" Vickers, business development
Rehab and Mobility Systems
Holly, MI
248-240-4480

Bryan Wilkinson, owner
Michigan Trackchair
Brighton, MI
616-2TRACKS

Robert Winn, ADA coordinator/facilities manager
Disability Network Eastern Michigan
Troy, MI
586-268-4160 Ext. 6630

Duncan Wyeth
MSU adjunct professor and disability advocate
Eagle Harbor, MI
517-525-7090

Ex-officio member

Kimberly Woolridge, deputy director
Michigan Department of Civil Rights (state agency)
Detroit, MI
313-456-3796

If you are interested in serving as a member on the council, please send an e-mail to taylory1@michigan.gov.

Michigan Department of Natural Resources staff

Daniel Lord, finance and operations
AAC executive sponsor
Lansing, MI
517-284-5946

Stacy Haughey, Upper Peninsula field deputy
AAC Upper Peninsula sponsor
Marquette, MI
906-228-6561

Michael Holsinger, ADA coordinator
Lansing, MI
517-284-5946

Alexis Hermiz, diversity, equity and inclusion officer
Lansing, MI
517-284-5801

Yolanda Taylor, executive assistant to the council
Lansing, MI
517-284-5946