Employment First Committee

The Employment First Committee is a statutorily created body which is responsible for identifying and promoting strategies that increase the number of individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities who engage in competitive integrated employment.


Date Meeting Documents
February 4, 2020 Employment First Committee Meeting


  • Wesley Witherspoon, Chairperson 
  • Barbara Boyd – CDE
  • Cindy Chiu – DOR
  • Sarah Isaacs – DRC
  • Michael Luna – DDS
  • Olivia Raynor – UCEDD/UCLA
  • Steve Ruder – UCEDD/M.I.N.D.
  • Larry Yin – UCEDD/USC 

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