Commission Members & Contact Information
The Commission should consist of up to 17 members, who are knowledgeable about ASD and/or about systems that serve people with ASD. Members can serve for up to two terms; each term is two years long. Agency representatives do not have term limits and may assign an alternative representative from their agency to attend meetings. All members serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority.
Joyce Bernheim, Chair
Position: Parent of an Individual with Autism
Position: Department of Human Services
Senator Sara Gelser-Blouin
Position: State Senator
Position: Local Education Agency
Anne Saraceno, Co-Chair
Position: ASD or Disability Advocacy Organization
Position: Health Care Provider to Individuals with Autism
Position: Parent of an Individual with ASD
Position: Oregon Department of Education
Position: Member at Large
Position: Member At Large
Debra Koutnik, M.D.
Position: Medical Community
The OCASD is seeking additional members. To inquire regarding current and upcoming open positions, please email us at email@example.com.