The Advisory Committee was formed in 2002 and provides a communication link between the TDCHR, persons with disabilities who use or may use its services, and service providers to the disabled community on matters related to Paratransit service within HRT’s service area.
For information on membership and responsibilities, please click here for Committee Guidelines.
|Paratransit Advisory Commitee Membership|
|Hampton||Consumer||Benjamin Farmer Jr.|
|Hampton||Provider||Linda Gurley (Committee Chair)|
|Newport News||Consumer||Alicia Griffin|
|Newport News||Consumer||Lynn Lesko|
|Newport News||Provider||Catherine Tyler-Northan|
|Virginia Beach||Consumer||Nancy Smith|
|Virginia Beach||Consumer||Mary Mathena (Committee Vice-Chair)|
|Virginia Beach||Provider||Brian Trickler|
|Extra Member – VB||Consumer||Janice Taylor|
|TDCHR Liaison||Commission Liason||Hon. James Wood|
|TDCHR Liaison||Commission Liason||Keith Parnell|
|TDCHR Liaison||Commissioner||Amelia Ross-Hammond|
**A “consumer” is an individual, or parent, guardian or caregiver of an individual, with a disability who is certified eligible for ADA paratransit services and has been using the paratransit services of the Commission during the past six months.
**A “provider” is an agency, organization, member jurisdiction, or company that has been providing services to persons with disabilities during the past six months.
To contact a Committee Member: E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and specify the Committee Member by name.
For more information, please call (757) 222-6087 or e-mail us at email@example.com.
For alternative communication services, please contact Keith Johnson at (757) 222-6100.
Subcommittee meeting begins at 12:00 p.m.; Regular Meeting begins at 1:00 p.m.