Charge Description

  • Cultivate a welcoming environment that values diversity of people and perspectives in approaching the activities of the committees and councils
  • Promote inclusive practices and multicultural competencies in initiatives, programs and other activities
  • Each Council and Committee will designate a DEI advocate
  • Promote communications bi-directionally with committee chairs, staff, other councils, and board liaison.
  • Coordinate overarching goals with other committee chairs.
  • Participate in virtual and in-person committee interactions.
  • Support communications among committee chairs under the council.
  • Provide support to committee chairs to accomplish their charges.
  • Monitor charges and accomplishments of the committees under council.


  • Lee Cottrell, AuD, Federal and State Relations Committee
  • Melissa Heche, AuD, PAC Advisory Board Chair
  • Anna Jilla, AuD, PhD, Coding and Reimbursement Committee
  • Kadyn Williams, AuD, Practice Policy Advisory Committee (PPAC)