The Center for Persons with Disabilities at Utah State University
 

Consumer Advisory Council

The Consumer Advisory Council (CAC) is composed of individuals with disabilities, family members, representatives of government entitites and local agencies who work with people with disabilities, and staff liaisons who advise the CPD director about the Center's impact on systems change, advocacy, and capacity building. The CAC is one of the primary advising and guiding bodies for the CPD.  The CAC members work with CPD staff to develop and approve the CPD's annual goals and regularly reviews progress towards their accomplishment. 

Members bring many different perspectives, ideas, and views to the council.  They represent the varied geographical areas and disability issues within Utah.

Council Members

SELF ADVOCATES
FAMILY REPRESENTATIVES  AGENCY REPRESENTATIVES
Kelly Holt, CHAIR                    
 
Brandi Dodds, SECRETARY
 
Isaac Gorostieta isaacgorostieta@gmail.com

Hayley Mitchell hmitche4@dmail.dixie.edu

Mathew Bone, VICE CHAIR              mathew.bone@gmail.com 

Laura Anderson          lauanderson@comcast.net 

Vickie Brenchley          vbrenchley@comcast.com

Jeri Nava                                                       jeri@nava.net

Mary V Kava                                        Polock3@etv.net

Adina Zahradnikova, Exec Director
Disability Law Center
 
Claire Mantonya, Exec Director
Utah Developmental Disabilities Council
 
Sonjia Naron
Red Rock Center for Independence
 
Kim Datwyler 
Neighborhood Housing Solutions                       kim@nnhc.net
 
James D Kreutzberg
 Cache Valley Center for the Arts

NON VOTING, EX OFFICIO MEMBERS:
Bryce Fifield, CPD Director

Cyndi Rowland, CPD Associate Director

Gordon Richins, CPD Consumer Liaison

Jeff Sheen, CPD Policy Specialist