Members: LeAnn Bieber, Steve Larson, Sarah Thorson, Barb Turner, Mickey Kyler
Mission: This group provides the governing framework for the council via policies and processes so that council members can efficiently address our society’s needs around quality disability supports, govern for the common good and sustain a just democracy.
Meetings: 1 to 3 p.m. on the first Friday of the month in Room 3144 at Minnesota Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155
Members: LeAnn Bieber, Vicki Gerrits, Brenda Goral, Alice Hulbert, Zoey Leege, Polly Owens, Jill Slaikeu, John Flanders, Lester Bauer, Denny Thede, John Smith, ICI- member/consultants, Barb Turner, Dr. Stacy Danoff, Jason Flint (DHS), Amy Alexander (DHS), Sarah Thorson (DHS, representative from Fun with numbers), Betsy Gadbois, GeorgeAnn Rumsey
Mission: Develop brief and person-centered quality review tools and process that regional quality councils can use. Continue to evaluate and improve these tools and process
Meetings:10 a.m. to noon on fourth Fridays (in alignment with SQC meetings) at Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul.
Members: Peggy Crolick, Nicole Stockert, Samantha Drost, Alice Hulbert, Steve Larson, Odi Akosionu (staff), Lisa Harrison-Hadler, Brent Krocak, Beth Pierce, Kerri Leucuta
Mission: The mission of the Quality Monitoring group is to quantify the quality of services in Minnesota, provide baseline and trend information, identify “red flags”, gaps in services as well as data, and measure improvement.
Meetings: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on fourth Friday of the month, in conjunction with State Quality Council meetings, at Department of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Road, St. Paul.
Members: Peggy Crolick, John Flanders, Zoey Leege, Kerri Leucuta, Kayla Nance, Rijuta Pathre, Tim Sullivan
Mission:The RQCs will provide support to the regional quality councils established by the SQC, particularly in the areas of planning and operationalizing the goals of the SQC for the regional quality councils.