Disability Advisory Committee

The Disability Advisory Committee (DAC) is comprised of HCD employees who serve as an advisory body to the Director and the EEO Office in an effort to enhance employment and promotional opportunities, as well as, equal treatment and access to services and benefits for HCD employees with disabilities.*


The DAC focuses its efforts on the following topics:

  • Promoting disability employment awareness
  • Promoting ideas and feedback related to HCD efforts to recruit, retain, and advance individuals with disabilities
  • Enhancing health and safety
  • Maintain representation and participation on the State Disability Advisory Council (SDAC)

2021 Committee Members

  • Mauro Lara, Chair
  • Suzanne Hemphill, Vice-Chair
  • Secretary (Rotational)
  • Sergio Garcia, Statewide Disability Advisory Council Representative
  • Jenny Geminder
  • Pamela Hoyt
  • Roger Jones
  • Lisa Lane
  • Leeann Maxwell
  • Molly Owens
  • Anthony Scott
  • Michelle Prince

Contact Information

For questions regarding the DAC, please email EEO-DisabilityAdvisoryComm@hcd.ca.gov.

Meeting Location

Housing and Community Development
2020 West El Camino, Suite 500
Sacramento CA 95833

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Dates Agenda Meeting Minutes
December 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
November 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
October 2021 - Meeting canceled Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
September 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
August 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
July 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
June 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
May 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
April 2021 - Meeting canceled Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
March 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
February 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
January 2021 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
December 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
November 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
October 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
September 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
August 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Notes (PDF)
July 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Minutes (PDF)
June 2020 Agenda (PDF)
Meeting Materials (PDF)
Meeting Minutes (PDF)
May 2020 Agenda (PDF) Meeting Minutes (PDF)
March 17, 2020 Agenda (PDF)
Meeting Minutes (PDF)
February 18, 2020 Agenda (DOC)
Meeting Minutes (PDF)
January 20, 2020 Agenda (PDF)
Meeting Minutes (PDF)

* The Disability Advisory Committee is mandated by Government Code Section 19795(b).