Disability and Guardianship Project 

Project Advisors

The individuals listed below are Advisors to the Disability and Guardianship Project.  As such, the Project Director calls upon them periodically for advice on specific issues relevant to the Project.  Each of the Advisors brings a unique perspective to these issues and lends valuable expertise to the important work that we do.

Teresa Anderson
Public Policy Director
The Arc of California
Sacramento, California

Tony Anderson
Executive Director
Valley Mountain Regional Center
Stockton, California

Christina Baldwin
Michael Haseltine
Parent Advocates
Moscow, Idaho

Anthony Chicotel
Staff Attorney
California Advocates for
Nursing Home Reform
San Francisco, California

James Conway
Attorney at Law
Washoe Legal Services
Reno, Nevada

Mike Danneker
Executive Director (Retired)
Westside Regional Center
Los Angeles, California

John Dickerson
Founder, CEO
Indianapolis, Indiana

Marc Dubin
Attorney at Law
Director of Advocacy
ADA Expertise Consulting, LLC
Big Pine Key, Florida

Juliette Fairley
News Reporter
New York and Texas

Sharon Holmes
Eldercare Consultant
Anaheim, California

Barbara Imle
Disability Resource Consultant
Vista, California

Theresa Jankowski
Victim of Conservatorship Abuse
Anaheim, California

Angela Kaufman
and Disability Consultant
Former ADA Compliance Officer
City of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Lisa MacCarley
Attorney at Law
Glendale, California

Patty Ann Murphy
Attorney at Law
Lancaster, California

Mark Olson
Parent Advocate
Henderson, Nevada

Ronald Simandle
Parent Advocate
Los Angeles, California

Debra J. Stemmler
Fiscal Administrator
HIV Prevention and Care Project
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Teresa Thompson, Ph.D.
Parent Advocate
Joshua Tree, California

Tom Wright
Author and Filmmaker
Seattle, Washington

Adina Zahradnikova
Executive Director
Disability Law Center
Salt Lake City, Utah




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