Olmstead Community Integration Advisory Commission


Responsibilities of the CIAC

  • Monitor the implementation of state and federal laws concerning community integration of Virginians with disabilities;
  • Study all matters that present barriers or challenges to full community integration of Virginians with disabilities;
  • Advise and make recommendations to the Director and the Implementation Team related to eliminating barriers and challenges to community integration of Virginians with disabilities and such other related matters as may arise in the performance of their duties;
  • Review and advise the Director and the Implementation Team on its strategic plan; and
  • Report recommendations to the Governor.


Structure of CIAC

Membership consists of 21 citizen members:

  • 4 appointed by the Senate Rules Committee
  • 6 appointed by the Speaker of the House
  • 11 appointed by the Governor (Code of Virginia §2.2-2525)

Membership includes representation by:

  • 8 persons with disabilities,
  • 4 relatives of a person with a disability,
  • 6 providers of services or advocates,
  • 1 resident of a state mental health facility,
  • 1 resident of a intellectual disability training facility, and
  • 1 resident of a nursing facility.

Member Listing:

  • Jack Brandt
  • Tameka Burroughs
  • Sandra Cook
  • Susan Elmore
  • Debe Fults
  • Stephen Grammer
  • John Heath
  • Danny Hodges

  • Beth Hungate
  • Lynn J. McCrobie
  • Karen Michalski-Karney
  • Dana Parsons
  • Matthew Shapiro
  • Edmond Turner
  • Ayn Welleford
  • Monica Wiley
  • Shareen Young Chavez



Meetings and minutes


Meeting Place Date Time Agenda Minutes
N/A 2018/03/22 (Thursday)
Meeting Canceled  
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2018/05/30 (Wednesday)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda 5-30-2018  
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2018/08/02 (Thursday)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM    
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2018/11/28 (Wednesday)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM    
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
Conference Room 101
2017/03/22 (Wednesday)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda FINAL 3-22-2017 CIAC Meeting Minutes FINAL 3-22-2017
N/A 2017/05/31 (Wednesday) Meeting Canceled
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
Conference Room 101
2017/08/02 (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda FINAL 8-2-2017 CIAC Meeting Minutes FINAL 8-2-2017
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
Conference Room 101
2017/08/29 (Tuesday) 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda FINAL 8-29-2017 CIAC Meeting Minutes DRAFT 8-29-2017
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
Conference Room 101
2017/11/29 (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda FINAL 11-29-2017 CIAC Meeting Minutes DRAFT 11-29-2017
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2016/03/21 (Monday)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda Draft 3-21-2016 CIAC Meeting Minutes Draft 3-21-2016
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2016/06/01 (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda Draft 06-01-2016 CIAC Meeting Minutes Final 06-01-2016
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2016/08/03 (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda Draft 08-03-2016, Nominating Committee Agenda Draft 08-03-2016 CIAC Meeting Minutes Final 08-03-2016
Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS)
8004 Franklin Farms Drive
Henrico, VA 23229
2016/11/30 (Wednesday) 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CIAC Meeting Agenda Draft 11-30-2016 CIAC Meeting Minutes FINAL 11-30-2016