FDDC's Governor-appointed Council Members join us in our mission to advocate and promote meaningful participation in all aspects of life for persons with developmental disabilities.
Our Council Members
The Florida Developmental Disabilities Council is an advisory board, established under the federal Developmental Disabilities and Bill of Rights Act, 2000. If you are interested in becoming a Council Member submit an application to FDDC with a resume. Applications are reviewed as seats become available.
Meet the Council Members
Department of Elder Affairs– Tallahassee, FL
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation –Tallahassee, FL
Lise Fox, Ph.D.,
Florida Center for Inclusive Communities, University of South Florida – Tampa, FL
Bureau of Exceptional Education & Student Services (DOE) – Tallahassee, FL
Palm Harbor, FL
Fort Myers, FL
Disability Rights Florida –Tallahassee, FL
Laurie J. Harlow
Dennis Hart M.D.
Victoria Vangalis Zepp
Dr. Robert Karch
Florida Department of Health, Division of Children’s Medical Services – Tallahassee, FL
Thomas (TJ) Moon
Agency for Persons with Disabilities –Tallahassee, FL
Jean Sherman, Ed.D., R.N.
Mailman Center UCEDD University of Miami – Pembroke Pines, FL
Agency for Health Care Administration –Tallahassee, FL