The California Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities (CCEPD) has representation from the business community, advocates and state departments. Two Members are also appointed from the Senate Rules Committee and the Assembly Speaker. The CCEPD has two vacancies: an appointee from the Assembly Speaker and a person with disability. Additional members can also be appointed by the Health and Human Services Agency Secretary.

CCEPD Membership Roster

  • Damien Ladd , Chair, Chief, CalWORKs Employment Bureau, Department of Social Services (Designee for Kim Johnson, Director, Department of Social Services)

  • Ashley Anglesey , WIOA Research and Policy Analyst, California Workforce Development Board

  • Victor Duron , Deputy Director, Independent Living and Community Access Division, Department of Rehabilitation (Designee for Joe Xavier, Director, Department of Rehabilitation)

  • Robert Fried , Attorney, Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo

  • Eric Glunt , Director, California Health Incentives Improvement Project

  • Levi Hull , Assistant Deputy Director of Office of Civil Rights, Department of Health Care Services (Designee for Will Lightbourne, Director, Department of Health Care Services)

  • Michael Luna , Work Services Section Chief, Department of Developmental Services (Designee for Nancy Bargmann, Director, Department of Developmental Services)

  • Peter Mendoza , Chair, State Independent Living Council

  • Kimberlee Meyer , Assistant Deputy Director, Workforce Services Branch, Employment Development Department (Designee for Rita Saenz, Director, Employment Development Department)

  • Robert Sifuentes , Community Action Specialist, Senate Rules Committee appointee

  • Linda Vann , Specialist, Disabled Student Services Programs and Services, California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office

  • April Wick , Executive Director, Resources for Independent Living

  • Taylor Winchell , Social Media Specialist, Princess Cruises

  • Anita Wright , Manager of Business Development & Proposal Operations, Northrop Grumman Corporation