WASILC Council

The commitment, vision, skills, and abilities of our council members are the basis of success for the Washington State Independent Living Council.  

WASILC Council sits at tables arranged in a semi circle with ASL interpreter in the middle

Current Council Members

Raymond Miller

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Marysville, WA

Dr. Miller is a nationally certified veteran service officer and veteran advocate authorized by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Ray has helped thousands of veterans and their families go from homelessness to either owning their own homes or have secured long term stable housing,

Tyler Shrenk

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Snohomish, WA

Along with being a technology enthusiast, Tyler enjoys reading and listening to books, skydiving, scuba diving, golf, TV, movies, and advocating that disabled individuals can live full and independent lives.

Alyssa Adwell, Vice Chair

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Renton, WA

Alyssa is from Renton, WA and is “Willing to duel in defense of the Oxford comma.”

Dion Graham

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Union, WA

Dion is from Union, WA and dreams of sailing around the world after retirement.

Karin Morris, Secretary/Treasurer

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Olympia, WA

Karin lives in Olympia, WA and believes fully in the capabilities of all individuals with disabilities.

Kimberly Meck

CIL Director Representative
Seattle, WA

Kimberly has over 25 years' experience working in social services, has extensive knowledge in education/training, job development, and Independent Living (IL) services with persons with disabilities.

Mona Fuerstenau, Chair

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities
Vancouver, WA

Mona believes all people and their communities have so many more assets than they realize. Parent of two extraordinary humans, she loves the beach, flowers, and fresh fruit.

Naomi Marteeny

Advocate of and for Individuals with Disabilities / Young Adult Representative
Kirkland, WA

Naomi lives in Kirkland, WA and loves playing with her dogs, dancing and learning new languages.

Tricia Eyerly

Ex-Officio, DSB
Yakima, WA

Tricia is the Assistant Director of Human Resources & Training with the Dept. of Services for the Blind (DSB). She has worked at DSB for 20 years. Living in Yakima, she enjoys getting out into nature hiking, kayaking, and camping with her family.

Terry Redmon

Ex-Officio, DVR Director
Lacey, WA