The Team

Officers

President

Jennifer Gates

Email: jgates@alaskadeafcouncil.org

Vice President

Bethy Barrett

Email: bbarrett@alaskadeafcouncil.org

Secretary

Mike Merritt

Email: mmerritt@alaskadeafcouncil.org

Treasurer

Tony DeMare

Email: tdemare@alaskadeafcouncil.org

Board Members

Colleen Peterson; Southcentral Region

Eve Ooten; Southcentral Region

Chuck Ray; Southcentral Region

Dean Gates; Southcentral Region

Theresa Rubin-Steptoes; Southcentral Region

Mike Merritt; Southcentral Region

Jordyn Cleveland; Southcentral Region

Monica Har, Southcentral Region

Region Board Members

Dan LaBrosse; Interior Region

vacant; Southeast Region

vacant; Far North Region

Rex Sage; Southwest Region

Committees

Budget

  • Colleen Peterson

Bylaws

  • Tony DeMare
  • Dean Gates
  • Chuck Ray

Deaf Center

  • Tony DeMare

Early Intervention

(pending)

Education

  • Jennifer Gates

Fundraising

  • Monica Har

Interpeter Licensure Bill

  • Dean Gates

Legislative

  • Dean Gates

Public Relations

  • Aaron Stribling

Rural

(pending)

Youth

  • Tony DeMare
  • Colleen Peterson

ADHOC

(pending)