INDEPENDENT CHOICES: A National Symposium on Consumer-Direction and Self-Determination for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities. LIST OF PARTICIPANTS

Mary Adams, Associate Director of Health Services, South Plains Community Action Association, Inc., P.O. Box 94692, Lubbock, TX 79493, Tel: 806-797-6393, Fax: 806-797-6397, E-mail: MCZAdams@aol.com

Robert Applebaum, Professor/Associate Director, Miami University, Scripps Gerontology Center, 396 Upham, Oxford, OH 45056, Tel: 513-529-2914, Fax: 513-529-1476, E-mail: applebra@muohio.edu

Jeanne Argoff, Executive Director, Disability Funders Network, 2529 Kirklyn Street, Falls Church, VA 22043, Tel: 703-560-0099, Fax: 703-560-1151, E-mail: njargoff@aol.com (Bio)

Travis Arneson, South Dakota Developmental Disability Council, 3800 E Highway 34, c/o 500 E Capitol, Pierre, SD 57501, Tel: 605-773-5990, Fax: 605-773-5483, E-mail: arlene.poncelet@state.sd.us (Bio)

Benard Arons, MD, Director, Center for Mental Health Services, Department of Health and Human Services/SAMHSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17-99, Rockville, MD 20857, E-mail: barons@samhsa.gov (Bio)

Dawn Arsenault, Outreach Coordinator, Green Mountain Self-Advocates, 73 Main Street, Suite 401, Montpelier, VT 05602, Tel: 802-229-2600, Fax: 802-223-2132, E-mail: vpsn@sover.net (Bio)

Michael Auberger, National Organizer, ADAPT, 201 South Cherokee, Denver, CO 80223, Tel: 303-733-9324, Fax: 303-733-6211, E-mail: adaptmwa@home.com

Andrew Bader, Principal, Clarion Consulting Group, 108 Thurston Road, Newton, MA 02464, Tel: 617-527-5082, Fax: 800-840-7714, E-mail: andybader@mediaone.net (Bio)

Sandra Barrett, Assistant Director, Arkansas Division of Aging and Adult Services, P.O. Box 1437, Slot 1412, Little Rock, AR 72203-1437, Tel: 510-682-8531, Fax: 501-682-8155, E-mail: sandra.barrett@mail.state.ar.us (Presentation)

Andrew Batavia, JD, MS, Associate Professor, FL International University, 2845 Prairie Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140, Tel: 305-672-1128, E-mail: batavia1957@hotmail.com (Bio) (2000 Report)

Margaret (Maggie) Belton, Board Chair, Personal Assistance Service Council, 4730 Woodman, #405, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423, Tel: 818-206-7008, Fax: 818-206-8000, E-mail: lmbelton@mindspring.com (Bio)

A.E. (Ted) Benjamin, Professor, UCLA, Department of Social Welfare, 3250 Public Policy Building, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1656, Tel: 310-206-6044, Fax: 310-206-7446, E-mail: tedbenj@ucla.edu (Bio) (2000 Report)

Kari Benson, Policy Analyst, Administration on Aging, 300 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-205-0624, Fax: 202-260-1019, E-mail: kari.benson@aoa.gov

Lee Bezanson, Medicaid Director, New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Resources, 120 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH 03301, Tel: 603-271-4348, E-mail: lbezanson@dhhs.state.nh.us (Bio)

Crystal Blyler, PhD, Social Science Analyst, Community Support Program Branch, SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 11-C-22, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-3653, Fax: 301-443-0541, E-mail: cblyler@samhsa.gov (Bio)

Gloria Bonali, Chair, South Carolina State Legislative Committee, American Association of Retired Persons, 109 Timberline Drive, Conway, SC 29526-8959, Tel: 843-347-2374, Fax: 843-347-2374, E-mail: bonali@sccoast.net

Valerie Bradley, Human Services Research Institute, 2336 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140, Tel: 617-876-0426, Fax: 617-492-7401, E-mail: vbradley@hsri.com (Presentation) (1999 Report)

Hilary Brazzell, Office of Developmental Disabilities, Florida Department of Children and Families, 1317 Winewood Boulevard, Building 3, Room 325, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0700, Fax: 859-922-6456

Jon Brock, Member, CMHS National Advisory Council Subcommittee on Consumer/Survivor Issues, 816 Conroy Road, Birmingham, AL 35222, Tel: 205-591-8520, E-mail: jonbrocknc@aol.com (Bio)

Richard Browdie, Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Aging, Forum Place, 555 Walnut Street, 5th Floor, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1919, Tel: 717-783-1550, Fax: 717-772-3382, E-mail: rbrodie@state.pa.us (Bio)

Joyce Brown-Moore, Administrative Assistant, ASPE/DALTCP, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-6443, Fax: 202-401-7733, E-mail: jbrown-m@osaspe.dhhs.gov

Mandee Buckley, Parent/Self Advocate, Project Leadership, 7366 South Redwood Road, #63, West Jordan, UT 84084, Tel: 801-281-4425, E-mail: Mandeegrt@aol.com

Frank Burns, Director of Planning and Evaluation, Administration on Aging, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-260-3931, Fax: 202-619-0850, E-mail: frank.burns@aoa.gov

Cliff Burt, Program Manager, Georgia Division of Aging Services, 2 Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 36-385, Atlanta, GA 30303, Tel: 404-657-5336, Fax: 404-657-5285, E-mail: gcburt@dhr.state.ga.us (Bio)

Brian Burwell, Vice President, The MEDSTAT Group, 125 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA 02140, Tel: 617-492-9302, Fax: 617-492-9365, E-mail: brian.burwell@medstat.com (Bio)

Donna Calame, Executive Director, San Francisco In-Home Support Services Public Authority, 939 Market Street, Suite 550, San Francisco, CA 94103, Tel: 415-243-4477 x303, Fax: 415-243-4407, E-mail: dcalame@sfihsspa.org

Lynne Camillo, JD, Internal Revenue Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue, Room 5329, Washington, DC 20224, Tel: 202-622-6040, Fax: 202-622-4817 (Bio)

Tina Campanella, Executive Director, ProLerna, 100 West Road, Suite 406, Towson, MD 21204, Tel: 410-583-0060, Fax: 410-583-0063, E-mail: tina818@aol.com

Jean Campbell, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, University of Missouri, Institute of Mental Health, 5400 Arsenal Street, St. Louis, MO 63139, Tel: 314-644-7829, Fax: 314-644-7934, E-mail: campbelj@mimh.edu (Bio) (Presentation)

Anthony Caputo, CPA, Concepts of Independence, Inc., 120 Wall Street, Suite 1010, New York, NY 10005, Tel: 212-293-9999, Fax: 212-293-3040, E-mail: conceptscdpa@earthlink.net (Bio)

Sylvia Caras, PhD, Founder, People Who, 146 Chrystal Terrace 5, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, Tel: 831-426-5335, E-mail: sylvia@peoplewho.org (Bio)

Michael Cardella, Self-Advocate, New York State Self Advocacy Association, 102 Windy Hill Road, Greenwich, NY 12834, Tel: 518-695-4568, Fax: 518-695-3062, E-mail: Barb102@earthlink.net (Bio)

Paul Carlino, JD, Internal Revenue Service, 1111 Constitution Avenue, Room 5329, Washington, DC 20224, Tel: 202-622-6040 (Bio)

George Caruso, 11 Coral Drive, Mercerville, NJ 08619, Tel: 609-587-7760, E-mail: gcaruso11@aol.com

Judi Chamberlin, Senior Training Associate, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation, 940 Commonwealth Avenue West, Boston, MA 02215, Tel: 781-777-1154, Fax: 781-777-1154, E-mail: MadPride@aol.com or judicham@bu.edu (Bio)

RoAnne Chaney, MPA, Senior Program Officer, Center for Health Care Strategies, 1009 Lenox Drive, Suite 204, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, E-mail: roanne@sprynet.com (Bio)

Lisa Chevalier, Policy Analyst, Administration on Aging, 330 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-205-0671, Fax: 202-260-1019, E-mail: lisa.chevalier@aoa.gov

Henry Claypool, Senior Advisor for Disability Policy, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-260-2700, Fax: 202-690-6262, E-mail: hclaypool@cms.hhs.gov

Elizabeth Clemmer, Associate Director, Public Policy Institute, American Association of Retired Persons, 601 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049, Tel: 202-434-3911, Fax: 202-434-6402, E-mail: eclemmer@aarp.org

Alette Coble-Temple, Research Associate II, World Institute on Disability, 510 16th Street, Suite 100, Oakland, CA 94612, Tel: 510-251-4337, Fax: 510-763-4109, E-mail: alette@wid.org

Theodore Cochran, Operating Partner, Aspen Management Group, LLC, 8500 West Markham Road, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 772205, Tel: 501-217-8123, Fax: 501-217-8125 (Bio)

Bill Coffelt, Co-Chair, The National Coalition on Self-Determination, 2925 Viona Road, Pollock Pines, CA 95726, Tel: 530-647-8246, Fax: 530-647-8246, E-mail: wcoffelt@prodigy.net (Bio)

Darlene Coggins, President, People First of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, Tel: 706-542-6086, Fax: 706-542-4815, E-mail: dcoggins@arches.uga.edu

Elias Cohen, Executive Director, Community Services System, Inc., 136 Farwood Road, Wynnewood, PA 19096, Tel: 610-896-7157, Fax: 610-658-2183, E-mail: elimarco@snip.net (Bio)

Marc Cohen, LifePlans, Inc., 2 University Office Park, 51 Sawyer Road, Waltham, MA 02154, Tel: 617-893-7600 x250

Diane Coleman, JD, MBA, Executive Director, Progress Center for Independent Living, 7521 Madison Street, Forest Park, IL 60130, Tel: 708-209-1500, Fax: 708-209-1735, E-mail: ndycoleman@aol.com (Bio)

Lou Comer, Senior Analyst, Florida Department of Elder Affairs, 4040 Esplanade Way, Room 2351, Tallahassee, FL 32399-7000, Tel: 850-414-2094, Fax: 850-414-2310, E-mail: comerl@elderaffairs.org

Lora Connolly, MS, Assistant Secretary, CA Health and Human Services Agency, 1600 Ninth Street, Room 460, Sacramento, CA 95814, Tel: 916-654-3301, Fax: 916-654-3343 (Bio)

James Conroy, PhD, Center for Outcome Analysis, 201 Sabine Avenue, Narbeth, PA 19072, Tel: 610-668-9001, Fax: 610-668-9002, E-mail: jconroycoa@aol.com (Bio) (Presentation)

Fred Cowell, Staff Director for Health Policy, Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Tel: 202-416-7602, Fax: 202-331-1657, E-mail: fredc@pva.org

Suzanne Crisp, Assistant Director, Arkansas Division of Aging and Adult Services, P.O. Box 437, Slot 1412, Little Rock, AR 72203-1437, Tel: 501-682-2441, Fax: 501-682-8155, E-mail: suzanne.crisp@mail.state.ar.us

M. Doreen Croser, Executive Director, American Association on Mental Retardation, 444 North Capitol Street, N.W., Suite 846, Washington, DC 20001-1512, Tel: 202-387-1968, Fax: 202-387-2193, E-mail: dcroser@aamr.org (Bio)

Andy Curry, Project Coordinator, San Juan Center for Independence, 504 North Main, Aztec, NM 87410, Tel: 505-334-5805, Fax: 505-334-5528, E-mail: andycurry1@aol.com (Bio)

Adelaide Daskim, Field Coordinator, The Self-Advocacy Project, 44 Stelton Road, Suite 110, Piscataway, NJ 08854, Tel: 732-926-8010, Fax: 732-926-8030, E-mail: arcsap@dandy.net

Paolo del Vecchio, Acting Director, Office of External Liaison, Center for Mental Health Services/SAMHSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 15-99, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-2619, Fax: 301-443-5163

Thom DeLilla, Bureau Chief, Bureau of Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program, Florida Department of Health, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, BIN C#25, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1744, Tel: 850-245-4045, Fax: 850-921-0499, E-mail: thom_delilla@doh.state.fl.us (Bio)

Doris Dennison, P.O. Box 3874, Yahtahey, NM 87375, Fax: 505-334-5528

Roger Deshaies, Consultant, William M. Mercer, Inc., 3131 East Camelback Road, #300, Phoenix, AZ 85016, Tel: 602-522-6549, Fax: 602-957-9573, E-mail: roger.deshaies@us.wmmercer.com (2001 Report)

Tanya Dickens, Consumer, Florida Developmental Disabilities Consumer-Directed Care Project, 503 West Idlewild Avenue, Tampa, FL 33604, Tel: 813-237-3034, Fax: 813-237-8514, E-mail: sloans_2000@yahoo.com (Bio)

William Ditto, Executive Director, New Jersey Office on Disability Services, 222 South Warren Street, P.O. Box 700, Trenton, NJ 08625-0700, Tel: 609-292-7800, Fax: 609-292-1233, E-mail: wditto@dhs.state.nj.us (Bio) (Presentation)

Virginia Dize, Director, Center for the Advancement of State Community Services Programs, National Association of State Units on Aging, 1225 I Street, N.W., Suite 725, Washington, DC 20005, Tel: 202-898-2578, Fax: 202-898-2583, E-mail: vdize@nasua.org (Bio) (2000 Article)

Pamela Doty, PhD, Senior Analyst, ASPE/DALTCP, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-6443, Fax: 202-401-7733, E-mail: pdoty@osaspe.dhhs.gov (Bio) (2000 Report) (1996 Report)

Mary Jean Duckett, Director, Division of Benefits, Coverage and Payment, DEHPG/CMSO, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244-1850, Tel: 410-786-3294, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: mduckett@cms.hhs.gov

Brian M. Duke, Director, Geriatric Regional Initiative, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3615 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, Tel: 215-573-5105, Fax: 215-573-8684, E-mail: brianmd@mail.med.upenn.edu

Gerald Eggert, PhD, Executive Director, Monroe County Long Term Care Program, Inc., 349 West Commercial Street, Suite 2250, East Rochester, NY 14445, Tel: 716-248-8770, Fax: 716-383-1728, E-mail: GMEggert@aol.com (Bio)

Eileen Elias, MEd, Special Expert, SAMHSA/OA/OPPC, Parklawn Building, 12C-15, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-8742, Fax: 301-594-6159, E-mail: eelia@samhsa.gov

Catherine Ellis, National Coalition for Self-Determination, 453 South Orange Grove Boulevard, #5, Pasadena, CA 91105, Tel: 626-792-3605, Fax: 626-792-4727, E-mail: cathellis@aol.com (Bio)

Deborah Ellis, Program Manager, Independent Choices, Arkansas Division of Aging and Adult Services, P.O. Box 1437, Little Rock, AR 72206, Tel: 501-682-8082, Fax: 501-682-8706, E-mail: debby.ellis@medicaid.state.ar.us (Bio)

Pam Erkel, Consumer Support Options Supervisor, Minnesota Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155-3857, Tel: 651-582-1908, Fax: 651-582-1962, E-mail: pam.erkel@state.mn.us

Nancy Eustis, Associate Dean and Professor, Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, 301 19th Avenue South, #225, Minneapolis, MN 55455, Tel: 612-625-4534, Fax: 612-625-3513, E-mail: neustis@hhh.umn.edu (2000 Article)

Alan Factor, PhD, Research Assistant Professor/Associate Director, Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Aging with Developmental Disabilities (M/C 626), University of Illinois at Chicago, 1640 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL 60608-6904, Tel: 312-413-1510, Fax: 312-996-6942, E-mail: afactor@uic.edu (Bio)

Mary Faherty, Long Term Support Manager, LaCrosse County Human Services Department, 300 North 4th Street, LaCrosse, WI 54601, Tel: 608-785-6062, Fax: 608-785-6443, E-mail: faherty.mary@co.la-crosse.wi.us (Bio)

Cindy Farson, Director, Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging, 174 East Long Street, Columbus, OH 43215, Tel: 614-645-3879, Fax: 614-645-3884, E-mail: farson@coaaa.org

Lynn Friss Feinberg, MSW, Director of Research and Information Programs, Family Caregiver Alliance, 690 Market Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94104, Tel: 415-434-3388, Fax: 415-434-3508, E-mail: lfeinberg@caregiver.org (Bio) (2000 Article) (2000 Report)

James Firman, President and CEO, National Council on the Aging, 409 Third Street, S.W., Washington, DC 20024, Tel: 202-479-6601, Fax: 202-479-6602, E-mail: james.firman@ncoa.org

Dennis Fitzgibbons, Director of Operations, Alpha One, 127 Main Street, South Portland, ME 04106, Tel: 207-767-2189, Fax: 207-799-8346, E-mail: dennis_fitzgibbons@alpha-one.org (Bio)

Susan Flanagan, Senior Consultant, EP&P Consulting, Inc., 1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 325, Washington, DC 20004, Tel: 202-628-1134, Fax: 202-628-1140, E-mail: sflanagan@eppconsulting.com (Bio) (Presentation) (2000 Article) (1997 Report)

Lynda Flowers, Senior Policy Analyst, National Academy for State Health Policy, 2021 K Street, N.W., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20006, Tel: 202-293-1808, E-mail: lflowers@nashp.org

John Foley, Executive Director, The Arc of New Mexico, 3655 Carlisle N.E., Albuquerque, NM 87110, Tel: 505-883-4630, Fax: 505-883-5564, E-mail: jfoley@arcnm.com (Bio)

Sandra Foote, Director, Health Insurance Reform Project, George Washington University, 2131 K Street, N.W., Suite 500, Washington, DC 20037, Tel: 202-872-4036, Fax: 202-785-4749, E-mail: smfoote@gwu.edu

Marty Ford, Director of Legal Advocacy, The Arc of the United States, 1730 K Street, N.W., Suite 1212, Washington, DC 20006, Tel: 202-785-3388, Fax: 202-467-4179, E-mail: ford@thearc.org

Tommy Ford, CLASS Unit Manager, TX Department of Human Services, P.O. Box 149030, 701 West 51st Street, Austin, TX 78714-9030, Tel: 512-438-3689, Fax: 512-438-5135, E-mail: tommy.ford@dhs.state.tx.us (Bio)

Janice Fortner, 511 J.K. Street, Searcy, AR 72143, Tel: 501-268-7946, Fax: 501-268-9069, E-mail: cfortner@ipa.net

Wendy Fox-Grage, Senior Policy Specialist, National Conference of State Legislatures, 444 North Capitol Street, N.W., Suite 515, Washington, DC 20001, Tel: 202-624-3572, Fax: 202-737-1069, E-mail: wendy.fox-grage@ncsl.org (Bio)

Andreas Frank, Analyst, ASPE/DALTCP, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-6443, Fax: 202-401-7733, E-mail: afrank@osaspe.dhhs.gov

Richard L. Fredrickson, Vice President of Special Needs, AMERIGROUP, 399 Thornall Street, 9th Floor, Edison, NJ 08818, Tel: 732-452-6046, Fax: 732-906-2021, E-mail: rfredric@amerigroupcorp.com (Bio)

Lex Frieden, Senior Vice President, Institute for Rehabilitation and Research, 1333 Moursund, Houston, TX 77030, Tel: 713-797-5283, Fax: 713-799-7095, E-mail: lfrieden@bcm.tme.edu

Elizabeth Fuller, Deputy Director, Office of Senior and Long-Term Care Services, South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, P.O. Box 8206, Columbia, SC 29202-8206, Tel: 803-898-2501, Fax: 803-898-4515, E-mail: fullerb@dhhs.state.sc.us

William Fuller, LSW, MBA, Consultant, PAAS, 156 Cole Lane, Winchester, VA, 22602, Tel: 804-225-3128, E-mail: buffel@wmfuller.com (Bio)

Suellen Galbraith, Director for Public Policy, American Network of Community Options and Resources, 4200 Evergreen Lane, Suite 315, Annandale, VA 22003, Tel: 703-642-6614, Fax: 703-642-0497, E-mail: suellenancor@radix.net

Robert Gallant, Executive Director, Highland Valley Elder Services, 1320 Riverside Drive, Suite B, Northhampton, MA 01062, Tel: 413-586-2000, Fax: 413-584-7076, E-mail: qll@highlandvalley.org (Bio)

Allan Garry, 10432 Dracat Lane, New Port Ritchey, FL 34654, Tel: 727-845-0975, Fax: 727-847-1698

Raymond Gerke, Self Advocate, WRC, 1251 334th Street, Woodward, IA 50276, Tel: 515-438-3139, Fax: 515-438-3122, E-mail: rgerke@dhs.state.ia.us (Bio)

Robert Gettings, Executive Director, National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services, 113 Oronoco Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, Tel: 703-683-4202, Fax: 703-684-1395, E-mail: rgettings@nasddds.org (Bio)

Christine Gianopoulos, Director, Bureau of Elder and Adult Services, Maine Department of Human Services, 11 State House Station, 35 Anthony Avenue, Augusta, ME 04333-0011, Tel: 207-624-5335, Fax: 207-624-5361, E-mail: christine.gianopoulos@state.me.us (Bio)

Rosemary Gibson, Senior Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, College Road East/Route 1, Princeton, NJ 08543, Tel: 609-627-5970, Fax: 609-514-5447, E-mail: rgibson@rwjf.org

Patricia Gittens, 7311 South Sherrill Street, Tampa, FL 33616, Tel: 813-831-2584

Jacqueline Golden, Executive Director, Inclusion Research Institute, 1329 West 41st Street, Baltimore, MD 21211, Tel: 410-467-6015, Fax: 410-467-6015, E-mail: jlgolden@bellatlantic.net

Roselle Gonzales, Policy Analyst, National Governor's Association, Center for Best Practices, 444 North Capitol Street, Suite 267, Washington, DC 20081, Tel: 202-624-5486

Gladys Gonzalez-Ramos, PhD, Associate Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work, New York University, One Washington Square North, Room 309, New York, NY 10012, Tel: 212-998-5932, Fax: 212-995-4836, E-mail: gmgl@nyu.edu (Bio)

Donald Grantt, Program Specialist, Administration on Aging, 330 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-619-2629, Fax: 202-260-1019, E-mail: donald.grantt@aoa.gov

Rick Greene, Policy Analyst, Administration on Aging, 330 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-205-2814, Fax: 202-260-1012, E-mail: rick.greene@aoa.gov (Bio)

Mary Guy, Health Insurance Specialist, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, CMSO/DEHPG/DASI, 7500 Security Boulevard, Room S2-14-25, Baltimore, MD 21244-1850, Tel: 410-786-2772, Fax: 410-786-9004, E-mail: mguy@cms.hhs.gov

Patti Hackett, MEd, MCHB/HRTW Consultant, Academy for Educational Development, 3151 Northwest 44th Avenue, #143, Ocala, FL 34482, Tel: 352-207-6808, Fax: 202-549-1111, E-mail: pattihackett@yahoo.com

Gayle Hafner, JD, Staff Attorney and Maryland ADAPT Organizer, Maryland Disability Law Center, 1800 North Charles Street, Suite 400, Baltimore, MD 21201, Tel: 410-727-6352, Fax: 410-666-5080, E-mail: marylandadapt@yahoo.com (Bio)

Ruth Hagestuen, National Program Director, National Parkinson Foundation, 4147 Vincent Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55410, Tel: 612-915-9126, Fax: 612-920-5276, E-mail: hagestuenr@aol.com (Bio)

John Halloran, Managing Director, European Social Network, 8 Paston Place, Brighton BN2 1HA United Kingdom, Tel: +44 1273 603546, Fax: +44 1273 670487, E-mail: john.halloran@socialeurope.com (Bio)

Judy Halstead, SC and QI Supervisor, Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department, 3140 N Street, Lincoln, NE 68510, Tel: 402-441-6705, Fax: 402-441-6707, E-mail: jhalstea@ci.lincoln.ne.us

Thomas Hamilton, Director, Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-9493, Fax: 410-786-9004, E-mail: thamilton@cms.hhs.gov

Cindy Hannum, Assistant Administrator, Senior and Disabled Services Division, Oregon Department of Health Services, 500 Summer Street, N.E., #E13, Salem, OR 97301-1074, Tel: 503-945-5833, Fax: 503-378-8966, E-mail: Cindy.HANNUM@state.or.us (Bio)

Mary Harahan, Consultant, 1927 Beaver Lane, McLean, VA 22102, Tel: 703-532-1955, Fax: 703-536-1706, E-mail: mfharahan1@aol.com

Melissa Harris, Health Insurance Specialist, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-3397, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: mharris1@cms.hhs.gov (Bio)

James Head, Jr., Senior Vice President, South Carolina Hospital Association, 101 Medical Circle, West Columbia, SC 29171, Tel: 803-796-3080, Fax: 803-796-2938, E-mail: jhead@scha.org (Bio)

Michael Head, Principal, Head and Associates, P.O. Box 11156, Lansing, MI 48901, Tel: 517-202-9896, Fax: 517-371-2323, E-mail: mjhead0530@aol.com

Leslie Hendrickson, PhD, Assistant Commissioner, New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, P.O. Box 722, Trenton, NJ 08625-0722, Tel: 609-588-2611, Fax: 609-588-3499, E-mail: lhendrickson@doh.state.nj.us (Bio)

Mary Beth Hennigan, Attendant Care Manager, Abilities In Motion, 416 Lair Avenue, Reading, PA 19601, Tel: 610-376-0030, Fax: 610-376-0035, E-mail: aimcm@netcarrier.com

Betsy McDonel Herr, PhD, Evaluation Specialist, Center for Mental Health Services/SAMHSA, Parklawn Building, Room 11C-22, 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-594-2197, Fax: 301-443-0541, E-mail: bmcdonel@samhsa.gov

Laura Hershey, Consumer/Consultant, 1466 South Lincoln Street, Denver, CO 80210, Tel: 303-733-8717, Fax: 303-733-9191, E-mail: laurahershey@compuserve.com

Chris Hess, Assistant Director, Milwaukee County Department on Aging, 235 West Galena Street, Milwaukee, WI 53212, Tel: 414-289-6104, Fax: 414-289-8590, E-mail: chess@milwaukeecounty.com (Bio)

Judith Heumann, President, Heumann and Associates, 3133 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., #427, Washington, DC 20008, Tel: 202-332-5497, E-mail: judithheumann@aol.com (Bio)

Nicolette (Nikki) Highsmith, MPA, Director of Policy, Center for Health Care Strategies, 1009 Lenox Drive, Suite 204, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, Tel: 609-895-8101, Fax: 609-895-9648, E-mail: nh@chcs.org (Bio)

Susan Hill, Division Director, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mailstop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-2754, Fax: 410-786-9004, E-mail: shill@cms.hhs.gov

Claude Holcombe, ADAPT of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, Tel: 860-951-4398

Kendra Holden, Participant, Florida Developmental Disabilities Consumer-Directed Care Project, 9437 Rockrose Drive, Tampa, FL 33647-2813, Tel: 813-973-0374, E-mail: kendraholden@aol.com (Bio)

Kenneth Holden, Participant, Florida Developmental Disabilities Consumer-Directed Care Project, 9437 Rockrose Drive, Tampa, FL 33647-2813, Tel: 813-973-0374, E-mail: bigkenholden@aol.com (Bio)

Claudia Hoppe, Consumer Directed Care Outreach Coordinator, Florida Department of Elder Affairs, 4040 Esplanade Way, Tallahassee, FL 34399-7000, Tel: 813-293-1230, Fax: 813-996-5139, E-mail: Cahoppe@earthlink.net (Bio)

Colleen Horton, Texas Center for Disability Studies, University of Texas, Texas Advocates for Supporting Kids with Disabilities, 2425 Trail of Madrones, Austin, TX 78746, Tel: 512-471-7621, Fax: 512-327-5127, E-mail: colleen.horton@mail.utexas.edu

Don Hruby, Director, Consumer Resources and Outreach Program, Division of Mental Health, Des Moines, IA 50319-0114, Tel: 515-281-7274, Fax: 515-281-4597

Mike Huckabee, Governor of Arkansas, State Capitol, Little Rock, AR 72201, Tel: 501-682-2345, Fax: 501-682-3597, E-mail: info@gov.state.ar.us (Bio)

Julia Huddleston, Manager, Rate Setting and Audit Unit, Senior and Disabled Services Division, Oregon Department of Human Services, 500 Summer Street, N.E., #E18, Salem, OR 97301-1074, Tel: 503-945-6392, Fax: 503-947-5044, E-mail: julia.a.huddleston@state.or.us (Presentation)

Gail Gibson Hunt, Executive Director, National Alliance for Caregiving, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 642, Bethesda, MD 20814, Tel: 301-718-8444, Fax: 301-652-7711, E-mail: gailhunt.nac@erols.com (Bio)

Ed Hutton, Technical Director, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services/CMSO, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-6616, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: ehutton@cms.hhs.gov (Bio)

Iris Hyman, Consumer Affairs Specialist, Center for Mental Health Services/SAMHSA, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 15-99, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-9864, Fax: 301-443-5163, E-mail: ihyman@samhsa.gov

Beth Jackson, Associate Director, The MEDSTAT Group, 125 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA 02140, Tel: 617-492-9326, Fax: 617-492-9365, E-mail: beth.jackson@medstat.com

Patricia Janik, Program Specialist, Administration on Aging, 330 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-619-1352, Fax: 202-260-1012, E-mail: patricia.janik@aoa.gov (Bio)

Rick Jelinek, Executive Vice President, Business Development, Evercare, 9900 Bren Road East, Minnetonka, MN 55343, Tel: 952-936-6847, Fax: 952-936-6902 (Bio)

Bobby Jindal, Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-7858, Fax: 202-690-7383 (Bio)

Catriona Johnson, Director of Public Policy Initiatives, Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council, 300 West Lexington Street, Box 10, Baltimore, MD 21201, Tel: 410-333-3688, Fax: 410-333-3686, E-mail: catrionaj@md-council.org (Bio)

J. Rock Johnson, JD, 1342 South 11th Street, Lincoln, NE 68502-1219, Tel: 402-484-0202, E-mail: jrock10@sprynet.com (Bio)

Judith Miller Jones, Director of National Health Policy Forum, Adjunct Professor for Department of Health Care Sciences, George Washington University, 2131 K Street, N.W., Suite 500, Washington, DC 20037, Tel: 202-872-1390, Fax: 202-862-9837, E-mail: jmjones@gwu.edu (Bio)

Meg Kane, Parent/Advocate, 6813 Dearwester Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45236, Tel: 513-984-3359, Fax: 513-984-1660, E-mail: aileen7@aol.com (Bio)

Audrey Karibiyak, 6060 Northwest 104 Lane, Parkland, FL 33076, Tel: 904-225-0066, Fax: 904-225-0066

Joyce Karr, The Self-Advocacy Project, 44 Stelton Road, Suite 110, Piscataway, NJ 08854, Tel: 732-926-8010, Fax: 732-926-8030, E-mail: arcsap@dandy.net

Judith D. Kasper, Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, Tel: 410-614-4016, Fax: 410-955-0470, E-mail: jkasper@jhsph.edu (Bio) (1996 Report)

Ruth Katz, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary, ASPE/DALTCP, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-6443, Fax: 202-401-7733, E-mail: rkatz@osaspe.dhhs.gov

Sharon Keigher, PhD, Professor of Social Work, School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2400 East Hartford, Milwaukee, WI 53201, Tel: 414-229-4414, Fax: 414-229-5311, E-mail: keigher@uwm.edu

Ann Kempski, Associate Director, Department of Public Policy, AFSCME, 1625 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Tel: 202-429-1163, Fax: 202-429-1084, E-mail: akempski@afscme.org

Gavin Kennedy, Analyst, ASPE/DALTCP, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-6443, Fax: 202-401-7733, E-mail: gkennedy@osaspe.dhhs.gov

Sandy Khoury, Health Insurance Analyst, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-8066, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: skhoury@cms.hhs.gov

Kellie Kim-Sung, EdD, Policy Research Analyst, Public Policy Institute, American Association of Retired Persons, 601 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049, Tel: 202-434-2225, E-mail: kellie@cox.rr.com (Bio)

James Knickman, PhD, Vice President of Research and Evaluation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, P.O. Box 2316, Princeton, NJ 08540, Tel: 609-627-5959, Fax: 609-627-6415, E-mail: jknickman@rwjf.org (Bio)

Dennis L. Kodner, Senior Vice President of Research and Innovation, Executive Director of the Institute for Applied Gerontology, Metropolitan Jewish Health System, 6323 Seventh Avenue, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220-4711, Tel: 718-630-2550, Fax: 718-630-2559, E-mail: dkodner@iag.mjhs.org (Bio)

Jan Kooistra, 1115 Waivers Specialist and Tribal Relations, Health Care Administration, Minnesota Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road North, St. Paul, MN 55155-3852, Tel: 651-296-1090, Fax: 651-215-9453, E-mail: jan.kooistra@state.mn.us (Bio)

Diana Kubovcik, Client Services Director, Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging, 174 East Long Street, Columbus, OH 43215, Tel: 614-645-7286, Fax: 614-645-3884, E-mail: kubvcik@coaaa.org

Suzanne Kunkel, PhD, Associate Director, Miami University, Scripps Gerontology Center, 396 Upham, Oxford, OH 45056, Tel: 513-529-2914, Fax: 513-529-1476, E-mail: kunkels@muohio.edu

Patrick Liedtka, HCBS Waiver Analyst, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Region III, 150 South Independence Mall West, Suite 216, Philadelphia, PA 19106, Tel: 215-861-4186, Fax: 215-861-4280, E-mail: pliedtka@cms.hhs.gov

Gary Lind, Director of Policy and Planning, New York Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disability, 44 Holland Avenue, Albany, NY 12229, Tel: 518-473-9697, Fax: 518-473-0054, E-mail: gary.lind@omr.state.ny.us

Carl Littlefield, Assistant Secretary and DD Coordinator, Florida Department of Children and Families, Developmental Services Program, Building 3, Room 325, 1317 Winewood Boulevard, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0700

Danielle Lloyd, Congressional Fellow, Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health, 239 Cannon Building, Washington, DC 20515, Tel: 202-225-5065, Fax: 202-226-3805, E-mail: danielle.lloyd@mail.house.gov

Ken Lovan, Vice President of Development, ResCare, 10140 Linn Station Road, Louisville, KY 40223-3813, Tel: 502-394-2335, Fax: 502-394-2206, E-mail: Klovan@rescare.com (Bio)

Jane Isaacs Lowe, PhD, Senior Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Route 1 and College Road East, Princeton, NJ 08543, Tel: 609-627-5786, Fax: 609-514-5409, E-mail: jlowe@rwjf.org (Bio)

Cathy Ludlum, Chair, Community Options Task Force/Olmstead, Connecticut Council of Persons with Disabilities, 46 St. James Street, Suite 16, Manchester, CT 06040, Tel: 860-649-7110, E-mail: cludlum@coopinit.org (Bio)

Beverly Lynch, Parent Advocate, National Coalition on Self-Determination, 2045 Steve Drive, Paducah, KY 42003, Tel: 270-575-3060, E-mail: blynch@apex.net (Bio)

Andrew Mack, Health Insurance Specialist, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-3005, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: amack@cms.hhs.gov

Elizabeth Mack, Health Insurance Specialist, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-1282, Fax: 410-786-3262, E-mail: emack@cms.hhs.gov

Kevin J. Mahoney, PhD, Associate Professor, National Project Director for Cash and Counseling Demonstration and Evaluation, Boston College Graduate School of Social Work, McGuinn Hall, Room 306, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, Tel: 617-552-4039, Fax: 617-552-1975, E-mail: kevin.mahoney@bc.edu (Bio) (Presentation) (2000 Article) (2000 Article)

Jenny Manders, PhD, Program Development Coordinator, Institute on Human Development and Disability, University of Georgia, 850 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602-4806, Tel: 706-542-2418, Fax: 706-542-4815, E-mail: jmanders@arches.uga.edu

Lisa Mangieri, 7 Pinho Avenue, Carteret, NJ 07008, Tel: 732-969-0716, E-mail: lisamangieri@compuserve.com (Bio)

Beth McArthur, Director of Planning and Development, Connecticut Department of Mental Retardation, 460 Capital Avenue, Hartford, CT 06106, Tel: 860-418-6132, Fax: 860-418-6003, E-mail: Beth.McArthur@po.state.ct.us (Bio) (Presentation)

Portia McCormack, Director of Membership Outreach, Independence Care System, 257 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10010-7304, Tel: 212-584-2500, Fax: 212-584-2555, E-mail: mccormack@icsny.org (Bio)

Donna McDowell, Director, Wisconsin Bureau on Aging and Long-Term Care Resources, 1 West Wilson Street, Room 540, P.O. Box 7851, Madison, WI 53707, Tel: 608-266-2536, Fax: 608-267-3203, E-mail: mcdowdb@dhfs.state.wi.us

Joe Meadours, Consumer Information and Service Coordinator, Team PC/Kennedy Project, 310 South Peoria, Suite 201, Chicago, IL 60607, Tel: 312-226-5900, Fax: 312-253-7001

Mark R. Meiners, PhD, Associate Professor and Associate Director, University of Maryland Center on Aging, 1240 HHP Building, College Park, MD 20742, Tel: 301-405-2532, Fax: 301-314-2025, E-mail: mm56@umail.umd.edu (Bio)

Paul Mendelsohn, Customer Liaison for Disability Outreach, Center for Beneficiary Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-23-02, Baltimore, MD 21224-1850, Tel: 410-786-3213, Fax: 410-786-9665, E-mail: pmendelsohn@cms.hhs.gov

Robert Mollica, Deputy Director, National Academy for State Health Policy, 50 Monument Square, S502, Portland, ME 04101, Tel: 207-874-6524, Fax: 207-874-6527, E-mail: rmollica@nashp.org

Anne Montgomery, Government Accounting Office, 441 G Street, N.W., Mail Stop 5A-14, Washington, DC 20548, E-mail: montgomerya@gao.gov

Gretchen Morley, Program Examiner, Office of Management and Budget, 725 17th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20503, Tel: 202-395-7827, Fax: 202-395-7840, E-mail: gmorley@omb.eop.gov

Michael Morris, Senior Vice President, Community Options, Inc., 1130 17th Street, N.W., Suite 430, Washington, DC 20036-4641, Tel: 202-721-0120, Fax: 202-721-0124, E-mail: michael.morris@comop.org (Bio)

Charles Moseley, EdD, Director, University of New Hampshire, Institute on Disability, National Program Office on Self-Determination, 7 Leavitt Lane, Suite 101, Durham, NH 03824-3522, Tel: 603-862-4810, Fax: 603-862-0615, E-mail: chas.moseley@unh.edu (Bio) (1999 Article) (Report)

Cindy Moseley, Corporate Operations Manager/Senior Financial Supervisor, Aspen Management Group LLC, 8500 West Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72205, Tel: 501-217-8123, Fax: 501-217-8125, E-mail: moseleycindy@aol.com (Bio)

David Murday, Assistant Director for Health Policy, Center for Health Services and Policy Research, University of South Carolina School of Public Health, Columbia, SC 28208, Tel: 803-777-0692, Fax: 803-777-8065, E-mail: murday@sc.edu (Bio)

Christopher Murtaugh, Associate Director, Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, 5 Penn Plaza, 11th Floor, New York, NY, 10001-1810, Tel: 212-290-5997, Fax: 212-290-3756, E-mail: cmurtaug@vnsny.org (Bio)

Bern Myers, JD, Executive Director, Barrier Free Futures, P.O. Box 4495, Santa Fe, NM 87502, Tel: 505-670-1251, Fax: 505-473-5887, E-mail: barrierfree@qwest.net (Bio)

Juliette Myers, ADAPT of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, Tel: 860-951-4398

Margaret Neal, Professor, Institute on Aging, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, Tel: 503-725-5145, Fax: 503-725-5100, E-mail: nealm@pdx.edu

Thomas Nerney, Director, Center for Self-Determination, 35425 Michigan Avenue West, Wayne, MN 48184, Tel: 734-722-6262, Fax: 734-467-7639, E-mail: tomnerney@earthlink.net (Bio) (2000 Article)

Liz Norris, Project Coordinator, Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Institute for Public Affairs, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, Tel: 803-576-5618, Fax: 803-777-8065, E-mail: lnorris@iopa.sc.edu

Darlene (Dee) O'Connor, PhD, National Project Director, HCBS Resource Network, Boston College Graduate School of Social Work, Room 401, McGuinn Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, Tel: 508-867-8884, Fax: 508-867-8885, E-mail: darlene.oconnor@bc.edu (Bio)

Liz Obenmayer, Performance Consultant, Council on Quality and Leadership in Support for People with Disabilities, 100 West Road, Suite 406, Towson, MD 21204, Tel: 410-583-0060, Fax: 410-583-0063, E-mail: lizob@aol.com

Erin Ockunzzi, Legislative Assistant, Rep. Michael Bilirakis, Room 2269, Rayburn Building, Washington, DC 20515, Tel: 202-225-5755, Fax: 202-225-4085, E-mail: erin.ockunzzi@mail.house.gov

Nancy Olson, Project Coordinator, Respite Care Association of Wisconsin, 4614 Fuller Street, Schofield, WI 54476, Tel: 715-355-1522, Fax: 715-355-1522, E-mail: nolsonrn@aol.com (Bio)

Ronald L.G. Osterhout, Executive Director, Personal Assistance Service Council, 4730 Woodman, Suite 405, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423, Tel: 818-206-7006, Fax: 818-206-8000, E-mail: rosterhout@pascla.org (Bio)

Mike Oxford, Executive Director, Topeka Independent Living Resource Center, Inc., 501 Southwest Jackson, Topeka, KS 66603, Tel: 785-233-4572, Fax: 785-233-1561, E-mail: tilrcje@tilrc.org

Sheel Pandya, Policy Research Specialist, Public Policy Institute, American Association of Retired Persons, 601 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049, Tel: 202-434-3865, Fax: 202-434-6402, E-mail: spandya@aarp.org

Jim Parker, Advocacy Projects Coordinator, New Mexico Governor's Committee on Concerns of the Handicapped, Room 117, Lamy Building, 491 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87501, Tel: 505-827-6465, Fax: 505-827-6328, E-mail: 103203.400@compuserve.com (Bio)

Pam Parker, Manager, Minnesota Senior Health Options/DHH, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155-3852, Tel: 651-296-2140, Fax: 651-297-3230

Trudy Persky, 604 South Washington Square, Apt. #1602, Philadelphia, PA 29106, Tel: 215-592-8281, Fax: 215-592-6408, E-mail: TrudyPers@aol.com (Bio)

Barbara Phillips, Research Scientist, University of California, San Diego, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, #111N-1, San Diego, CA 92161, Tel: 858-552-4325, Fax: 858-552-4321, E-mail: bphillips@ucsd.edu (Presentation) (2000 Report)

Russell Pierce, Community Liaison, Nebraska Parent Center, 1941 South 42nd Street, Suite 122, Omaha, NE 68105-2942, Tel: 402-346-0525, Fax: 402-346-5253, E-mail: rpierce@neparentcenter.org

Larry Polivka, PhD, Director, Florida Policy Exchange Center on Aging, USF 30437, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620-3043, Tel: 813-974-3468, Fax: 813-974-5788, E-mail: lpolivka@admin.usf.edu (Bio)

Elizabeth Priaulx, Community Integration Attorney, National Association of Protection and Advocacy Systems, 900 Second Street, N.E., Suite 211, Washington, DC 20002, Tel: 202-408-9514, Fax: 202-408-9520, E-mail: elizabeth@napas.org

Bobbie Quilleon, Florida Developmental Disabilities Consumer-Directed Care Project, 9437 Rockrose Drive, Tampa, FL 33647-2813, Tel: 813-973-0374, E-mail: bobbiequilleon@aol.com (Bio)

Seth Radus, Senior Legislative Assistant, Rep. Karen L. Thurman, Room 201, Cannon Building, Washington, DC 20515, Tel: 202-225-1002, Fax: 202-225-0329, E-mail: seth.radus@mail.house.gov

Heidi Reester, Medical Analyst, Department of Health and Human Services/ASMB, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Room 503H, Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-7196, Fax: 202-690-7867, E-mail: hreester@os.dhhs.gov

Tom Reimers, Project Director, Consumer-Directed Care Project, Florida Department of Elder Affairs, 4040 Esplanade Way, Room 280H, Tallahassee, FL 32399-7000, Tel: 850-414-2115, Fax: 850-414-2008, E-mail: reimerst@elderaffairs.org (Bio)

Susan Reinhard, PhD, Co-Director, Center for State Health Policy, Rutgers University, 317 George Street, Suite 400, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-2008, Tel: 732-932-3105 x230, Fax: 732-932-0069, E-mail: Sreinhard@cshp.rutgers.edu (Bio)

Judith Riggs, Deputy to the Vice President for Policy, Alzheimer's Association, 1319 F Street, N.W., Suite 710, Washington, DC 20004, Tel: 202-393-7737, Fax: 202-393-2109, E-mail: judith.riggs@alz.org (Bio)

Michael Rious, Senior Legislative Assistant, Rep. Albert R. Wynn, Room 434, Cannon Building, Washington, DC 20515, Tel: 202-225-8699, Fax: 202-225-8714, E-mail: mike.rious@mail.house.gov

David Robar, Public Information Coordinator, Granite State Independent Living, 21 Chenell Drive, P.O. Box 7268, Concord, NH 03302-7268, Tel: 603-228-9680, Fax: 603-225-3304, E-mail: david.robar@gsil.org (Bio)

Jim Rosmarin, Human Services Program Administrator, Ohio Department of Aging, 50 West Broad Street, 9th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215, Tel: 614-466-1220, Fax: 614-466-5741

Lisa Rotegard, Supervisor of Community Supports for Seniors, Minnesota Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155-3844, Tel: 651-297-3829, Fax: 651-296-9797, E-mail: lisa.rotegard@state.mn.us (Bio)

Helen Coburn Roth, Executive Director, OPTIONS for Independence, 1095 North Main, Logan, UT 84341, Tel: 435-753-5353, Fax: 435-753-5390, E-mail: hroth@optionsind.org (Bio)

Marcie Roth, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy, National Council on Independent Living, 1916 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 209, Arlington, VA 22201, Tel: 703-525-3406, Fax: 703-525-3409, E-mail: marcie@ncic.org

John Rother, Director of Legislation and Public Policy, American Association of Retired Persons, 601 E Street, S.W., Washington, DC 20049, Tel: 202-434-2277, Fax: 202-434-3714

Charles Sabatino, Assistant Director, ABA Commission on Legal Problems of the Elderly, 740 15th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20005, Tel: 202-662-8686, Fax: 202-662-8690, E-mail: sabatinoc@staff.abanet.org (1997 Report)

Marian Saulino, Chief Executive Officer, Community Interactions, Inc., 321 Woodland Avenue, Springfield, PA, Tel: 610-328-9008, Fax: 610-328-4597, E-mail: msaulino@ciinc.org

Paul Saulino, Chief Financial Officer, Community Interactions, Inc., 321 Woodland Avenue, Springfield, PA, Tel: 610-328-9008, Fax: 610-328-4597, E-mail: psaulino@ciinc.org

Marilyn Saviola, Director of Advocacy, Independence Care System, 257 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10010, Tel: 212-584-2587, Fax: 212-584-2555, E-mail: saviola@icsny.org

Carole Schauer, Consumers Affairs Specialist, SAMHSA Center for Mental Health Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 15-99, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-8304, Fax: 301-443-5163, E-mail: cschauer@samhsa.gov

Maggie Scheie-Lurie, Consumer Outreach Coordinator, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 2107 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201, Tel: 703-516-7990, Fax: 703-524-7600, E-mail: maggie@nami.org (Bio)

Carolyn Schimanski, Executive Director, Parent to Parent of New York State, 500 Balltown Road, Schenectady, NY 12304, Tel: 518-381-4350, Fax: 518-382-1959, E-mail: parent2par@aol.com

Claudia Schlosberg, Senior Civil Rights Analyst, HHS Office of Civil Rights, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Room 506F, Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-619-1750, Fax: 202-619-3818, E-mail: claudia.schlosberg@hhs.gov (Bio)

Barbara Schneider, Consultant, Independent Consultant, 173 Warwick Road, Elverson, PA 19520, Tel: 610-286-0120, Fax: 610-913-0520, E-mail: barschneider@earthlink.net

Kerry Schoolfield, Bureau Chief, Developmental Disabilities Program, 1317 Winewood, Building 3, Room 325, Tallahassee, FL 32399, Tel: 850-488-4257, Fax: 850-922-6456

Jennifer Schore, Deputy Project Director, Cash and Counseling Evaluation, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc., P.O. Box 2393, Princeton, NJ 08543, Tel: 609-275-2380, Fax: 609-799-0005, E-mail: jschore@mathematica-mpr.com (Bio) (Presentation) (2000 Report)

Karl Schwarzkopf, PhD, Deputy Director for Community Services, Division of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse, Georgia Department of Human Resources, 2 Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 22-108, Atlanta, GA 30303-3142, Tel: 404-463-8929, Fax: 404-657-1137, E-mail: khschwarzkopf@dhr.state.ga.us (Bio)

Mark Sciegaj, Assistant Professor, Heller School, Brandeis University, Mail Stop 035, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454-9110, Tel: 781-736-3935, Fax: 781-736-3864, E-mail: sciegaj@brandeis.edu (Bio) (Presentation)

Linda Shandera, Long Term Care Services Coordination Program Manager, Nebraska Health and Human Services System, P.O. Box 95044, Lincoln, NE 68509-5044, Tel: 402-471-9462, Fax: 402-471-6352, E-mail: linda.shandera@hhss.state.ne.us (Bio)

Vicki Shepard, Vice President, Health Care Global Industry Group, EDS, 333 John Carlyle Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, Tel: 703-837-4840, Fax: 703-836-9762, E-mail: vicki.shepard@eds.com (Bio)

Lori Simon-Rusinowitz, MPH, PhD, Deputy Project Director, Cash and Counseling Demonstration and Evaluation, University of Maryland Center on Aging, 2360 HHP Building, College Park, MD 20742, Tel: 301-405-2548, E-mail: ls119@umail.umd.edu (Bio) (Presentation) (2000 Article) (2000 Article)

Joelle Simpson, Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc., 1009 Lenox Drive, Suite 204, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, Tel: 609-895-8101, Fax: 609-895-9648, E-mail: nh@chcs.org

Rhonda Sloan, Representative, Florida Developmental Disabilities Consumer-Directed Care Project, 503 West Idlewild Avenue, Tampa, FL 33604, Tel: 803-237-3034, Fax: 813-237-8514, E-mail: sloans_2000@yahoo.com (Bio)

Marcia E. Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Evercare, 9900 Bren Road East, Minnetonka, MN 55343, Tel: 952-936-6847, Fax: 952-936-6902, E-mail: marcia_e_smith@uhc.com (Bio)

Robin Smith, Social Worker/Consultant, Division of Senior Services, 2916 State Road 15, Belle Glade, FL 33430, Tel: 561-992-1047, Fax: 561-992-1011, E-mail: RRSmith@co.palm-beach.fl.us

Shearon Smith, Special Assistant to the Director, Tuskegee University National Center for Bioethics, 1209 Chambliss Street, Tuskegee, AL 36088, Tel: 334-724-4561, Fax: 334-727-7221, E-mail: shercsmith@mindspring.com

Robert Sneirson, Systems Advocate, Boston Center for Independent Living, 95 Berkeley Street, Suite 206, Boston, MA 02116-6264, Tel: 617-338-6665, Fax: 617-338-6661, E-mail: RSneirson@aol.com (Bio)

Ed Sontag, Deputy Chief of Staff, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-690-7431

C. Edgar Spencer, MEd, MSW, Director, Division of Developmental Disabilities/Special Populations, South Carolina Department of Mental Health, P.O. Box 485, Columbia, SC 29202, Tel: 803-898-8579, Fax: 803-898-8347, E-mail: ces64@co.dmh.state.sc.us (Bio)

William Spencer, CDC and Family Care Council, 2106 Two Lakes Road T2, Tampa, FL 33604, Tel: 813-915-9575, E-mail: wrsdjs@aol.com

Marie Squillace, PhD, Senior Researcher, National Council on the Aging, Research and Demonstrations Division, 409 Third Street, S.W., Washington, DC 20024, Tel: 202-479-6639, Fax: 202-479-0735, E-mail: marie.squillace@ncoa.org (Bio)

Tina Standing Soldier, P.O. Box 345, Wanblee, SD 57577 (Bio)

Glenn Stanton, Deputy Director, Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group, CMS Center for Medicaid and State Operations, 7500 Security Boulevard, S2-14-27, Baltimore, MD 21244, Tel: 410-786-6768, Fax: 410-786-9004, E-mail: Gstanton@cms.hhs.gov (Bio)

Nancy Starnes, Associate Advocacy Director, Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Tel: 202-416-7424, Fax: 202-416-7706, E-mail: Nancys@pva.org

Susan Stoddard, PhD, FAICP, President, InfoUse, 2560 Ninth Street, #216, Berkeley, CA 94710, Tel: 510-549-6520, Fax: 510-549-6512, E-mail: sstoddard@infouse.com (Bio)

Robyn Stone, Executive Director, Institute for the Future of Aging Services, 2519 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20008, Tel: 202-508-1206, Fax: 202-783-4266, E-mail: rstone@aahsa.org (2000 Article)

Michael K. Stracener, MSW, LCSW, Executive Director for Independent Choices, Aspen Management Group, LLC, 8500 West Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72205, Tel: 501-217-8123, Fax: 501-217-8125, E-mail: mikestracener@aol.com (Bio)

Marilyn Straw, President, Voice of the Retarded, 5005 Newport Drive, Suite 108, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008, Tel: 847-253-6020, Fax: 847-253-6054, E-mail: vor@compuserve.com

Michael J. Sturman, Program Director, Concepts of Independence, Inc., 120 Wall Street, Suite 1010, New York, NY 10005, Tel: 212-293-9999, Fax: 212-293-3040, E-mail: conceptscdpa@earthlink.net (Bio)

Cathie Sullivan, Home Care Policy Analyst, Service Employees International Union, 1313 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20005, Tel: 202-898-3275, Fax: 202-898-3348, E-mail: sullivac@seiu.org (Bio)

Tammy Svihla, 11 Central Avenue, High Bridge, NJ 08829, Tel: 908-638-5827, E-mail: taminy@worldnet.com

Nancy R. Thaler, Deputy Secretary for Mental Retardation, Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, P.O. Box 2675, Harrisburg, PA 17105-2675, Tel: 717-787-3700, Fax: 717-787-6583, E-mail: nthaler@state.pa.us (Bio)

Sharon Lee Theodore, 2309 Route 71, Spring Lake Heights, NY 07762, Tel: 732-974-3110

Neva Thurston, Chair, Missouri Planning Council for Developmental Disabilities, P.O. Box 687, Jefferson City, MO 65102, Tel: 573-751-8611, Fax: 573-526-2755

Jane Tilly, Senior Research Associate, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Tel: 202-261-5651, Fax: 202-223-1149, E-mail: jtilly@ui.urban.org (Bio) (2000 Article)

Maggie Tinsman, Iowa State Senator, 3541 East Kimberly Road, Davenport, IA 52807, Tel: 563-359-3624, Fax: 563-359-6671, E-mail: mtinsma@legis.state.ia.us (Bio)

Karen Topper, Advisor, Green Mountain Self-Advocates, 73 Main Street, Suite 401, Montpelier, VT 05602, Tel: 802-229-2600, Fax: 802-223-2132, E-mail: vpsn@sover.net (Bio)

Elsa Torres, 5318 Parker Street, Zephyr Hills, FL 33540, Tel: 813-779-8029

Jean Tuller, Special Programs Director, Disabled and Elderly Health Programs Group, CMS Center for Medicaid and State Operations, 7500 Security Boulevard, Mail Stop S2-14-26, Baltimore, MD 21244-1850, Tel: 410-786-6815, Fax: 410-786-9004, E-mail: jtuller@cms.hhs.gov (Bio)

Theresa Turgeon, Director, Office of Geriatric Services, Maine Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, State House, Station #40, Augusta, ME 04333, Tel: 207-287-4245, Fax: 207-287-4268, E-mail: Theresa.Turgeon@state.me.us (Bio)

John J. Tuskan, Jr., RN, MSN, Captain, U.S. Public Health Service, SAMHSA/Center for Mental Health Services, 5600 Fishers Lane, Room 17C-05, Rockville, MD 20857, Tel: 301-443-1761, Fax: 301-433-7912, E-mail: jtuskan@samhsa.gov (Bio)

Todd Tuten, Legislative Assistant, Rep. Michael Bilirakis, Room 2269, Rayburn Building, Washington, DC 20515, Tel: 202-225-5755, Fax: 202-225-4085, E-mail: todd.tuten@mail.house.gov

Sue Vaeth, Senior Care Manager, Maryland Department of Aging, 301 West Preston Street, Room 1007, Baltimore, MD 21201, Tel: 410-767-1108, Fax: 410-333-7943, E-mail: sjv@mail.ooa.state.md.us (Bio)

Laura Van Tosh, Consultant, Van Tosh Consulting, 1533 West Falkland Lane, #336, Silver Spring, MD 20910, Tel: 301-585-9455, Fax: 301-585-9467, E-mail: Lauravt@aol.com (Bio)

Forest Burns Vick, Jr., Public Policy Consultant, California Caregiver Resource Center System, P.O. Box 160695, Sacramento, CA 95816, Tel: 916-442-7239, Fax: 916-442-7305, E-mail: fburnsvick@worldnet.att.net

Thomas Volkert, Director of Mental Health/Aging Advocacy, Mental Health Association of Southeast Pennsylvania, 1211 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19017, Tel: 215-751-1800 x266, Fax: 215-636-6312, E-mail: tvolkert@mhasp.org

Ruth Walden, Family Specialist, Children with Special Health Care Needs Program, New York State Department of Health, ESP-Corning Tower, Room 208, Albany, NY 12237-0618, Tel: 518-474-2001, Fax: 518-474-8762, E-mail: rxw03@health.state.ny.us

Grace Wall, 37821 Parke Street, Zephyr Hills, FL 33541, Tel: 813-788-3649

Paula Walsh, Heightened Independence and Progress, 131 Main Street, Suite 120, Hackensack, NJ 07601, Tel: 201-996-9100, Fax: 201-996-9422, E-mail: ber@hipcil.org

Brenda Wamsley, Executive Director, Center for Aging and Healthcare in West Virginia, Inc., 517 Market Street, Dils Center, Parkersburg, WV 26101, Tel: 304-422-2853, Fax: 304-422-2856, E-mail: bwamsley@citynet.net (Bio)

John Watson, Program Analyst, District of Columbia Office of Human Services, 3001 Veazey Terrace, N.W., #633, Washington, DC 20008, Tel: 202-363-8970, Fax: 202-363-0145, E-mail: jwwatson1@earthlink.net

Sherry Watson, Executive Director, San Juan Center for Independence, 504 North Main, Aztec, NM 87410, Tel: 505-334-5805, Fax: 505-334-5528, E-mail: sjci@fisi.net (Bio)

William West, Administrator, Consumer Directed Attendant Support Program, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, 1575 Sherman, 5th Floor, Denver, CO 80203, Tel: 303-866-3358, Fax: 303-866-2573, E-mail: william.west@state.co.us (Bio)

Barbara Wheeler, Director of Adult Disability Programs, University of Southern California, UAP, P.O. Box 54700, MS53, Los Angeles, CA 90054-0700, Tel: 323-671-3829, Fax: 323-671-3835, E-mail: bwheeler@chla.usc.edu

Brad Whitney, MD, Division of Senior Health, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, 133 North Howard Avenue, Spartanburg, SC 29356, Tel: 864-560-9519, Fax: 864-457-7131, E-mail: rbwsrmc@aol.com

Gene Whitten-Legé, Administrator, In-Home Attendant Services, 1630 Elgin Street, Houston, TX 77004, Tel: 713-528-6499, Fax: 713-523-8592, E-mail: ihas@swbell.net (Bio)

Pat Whitten-Legé, Owner, In-Home Attendant Services, 1630 Elgin Street, Houston, TX 77004, Tel: 713-528-6499, Fax: 713-523-8592, E-mail: patwl@swbell.net (Bio)

Jane Wiley, Advocacy Representative, American Association of Retired Persons, South Carolina State Office, 1201 Main Street, Suite 1980, Columbia, SC 29201, Tel: 803-748-1231, Fax: 803-748-1288, E-mail: jwiley@aarp.org

Betty Williams, P.O. Box 1091, 104 North 19th Street, Richmond, IN 47375, Tel: 765-935-4319, Fax: 765-935-4319

Bob Williams, Policy Advisor, United Cerebral Palsy Associations, 1601 North Springwood Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20910, Tel: 202-973-7113, E-mail: bwilliams@ucp.org (Bio)

Kristen Parker Wills, Research Associate, Scripps Gerontology Center, Miami University, 396 Upham Hall, Oxford, OH 45056-1879, Tel: 513-529-2914, Fax: 513-529-1476, E-mail: parkerkc@muohio.edu (Bio)

Grace Wilson-Laudun, CDPCS Program Director, Access Alaska, Inc., Independent Living Center, 3901 Taft Street, Suites A&B, Anchorage, AK 99517, Tel: 907-248-4777, Fax: 907-248-0639, E-mail: amazing@pobox.alaska.net (Bio)

Denise Winslow, Division of Services for People with Disabilities, 120 North, 200 West, Suite 411, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, Tel: 801-538-4211, Fax: 801-538-4279, E-mail: dwinslow@hs.state.ut.us

Greg Wintle, Project Director, Kansas Division of Health Care Policy, 5th Floor North, Docking Building, 915 S.W. Harrison, Topeka, KS 66612-0557, Tel: 785-296-3561, Fax: 785-296-0557, E-mail: WGW@srskansas.org (Bio)

Buddy Wise, BSN, RN, Program Administrator/Chief Operations Officer, Independent Choices, Aspen Management Group, LLC, 8500 West Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72205 (Bio)

John Wren, Director, Office of Program Development, Administration on Aging, 330 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC 20201, Tel: 202-260-1702, Fax: 202-260-1019, E-mail: john.wren@aoa.gov (Bio)

Barbara York, LPN, Senior Field Counselor, Independent Choices, Aspen Management Group, LLC, 8500 West Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72205, Tel: 501-217-8123, Fax: 501-217-8125, E-mail: e-aspenrehab@earthlink.net (Bio)

B. Lee Zacharias, Consultant, 441 North Pownal Road, New Gloucester, ME 04260, Tel: 207-926-5767, Fax: 207-926-5763

Muriel Zgardowski, President, Concepts of Independence, Inc., 120 Wall Street, Suite 1010, New York, NY 10005, Tel: 212-293-9999, Fax: 212-293-3040, E-mail: murielw23@aol.com (Bio)