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Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities (ACICIEID)

Ninth Meeting — July 20-21, 2016

Location: Access Board
1331 F St. NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20004


Day One: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

9:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions/Administrative updates — Dr. David Mank, Chair

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Overview of Structure of Final Report — Dr. David Mank and Rich Luecking

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Report Out on Capacity Building in the Marketplace and Full Committee Discussion

Shaun Wood, Program Manager, Gowise (tentative)

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Roundtable Discussion on Disability Service Provider Capacity Building/Workforce Development

Joseph M. Macbeth, Executive Director, National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals

Lori Sedlezky, Partner Consultant, ao Strategies

Additional panelists (TBD)

11:30 - 11:45 a.m.


11:45 - 12:15 p.m.

Public Comment

12:15 - 1:30 p.m.


1:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Report Out on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment; Will Require Capacity Building and Full Committee Discussion

2:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Report Out on Capacity Building for Youth and Full Committee Discussion

2:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Capacity Building in Specific Federal Agencies and Full Committee Discussion

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.


3:15 - 3:45 p.m.

Final Observations and Remarks from Committee members

3:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Summary and Adjournment, Dr. David Mank, Chair

Day Two: Thursday, July 21, 2016

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Welcome/Roll-Call/Overview and Remarks, Dr. David Mank

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.

Report Out on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment in the AbilityOne® Program and Full Committee Discussion; Report out on Capacity Building through Changes in the Use and Oversight of 14(c) Certificates and Full Committee Discussion

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.


10:30 - 12:00 p.m.

Panel on Success Stories of Competitive Integrated Employment

Ken Capone, Public Policy Director, People on the Go, Maryland

Mat Rice, Self-Advocacy Specialist, People on the Go, Maryland

Amy Gonzalez, State Director of Employment & Day Services, Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Eric Ryan, AutoZone, Memphis, Tennessee

William Hunter, AutoZone, Memphis, Tennessee

Dennis Johnson, Supervisor, AutoZone, DC Manager (retired)

12:00 - 12:30 p.m.

Brief Remarks and Presentation of Certificates to the ACICIEID Members

Maria Town, Associate Director for the Office of Public Engagement, White House

12:30 p.m.


View the Committee Meeting PowerPoint

View the ACICIED Draft Final Report