The Arc of Illinois and the Executive Forum Leadership Conference is scheduled for February 2-3, 2012 at the Hilton Lisle Hotel. We invite you to join us!Featured speakers include:

  • Marty Ford, Director of The Arc’s Public Policy Office in Washington, D.C., “After the Super-Committee – What’s Next in Federal Disability Policy?”
  • Tony Records, Monitor of Ligas v Hamos, representing 11,000 class members, “The Ligas Consent Decree: Choice and Opportunity”
  • Nancy Webster, Vice President of The Arc of the United States
  • Thomas Cook, Executive Director of Rehabilitation for Wisconsin in Action, “Managed Long Term Care for People with I/DD – A Work in Progress”
  • Nancy Thaler, Director, National Assoc. of State Directors of Developmental Disability Services, Washington, D.C., “The Future: We Can Do This!”
  • Kevin Casey, Director, DHS Division of Developmental Disabilities, “Moving Forward in Illinois”
  • Lieutenant Governor Sheila Simon (invited)

This year’s program will focus on important changes and new trends in state and federal disability policy. It will also highlight opportunities for community supports here in Illinois.

Click on to this link for full program, hotel  and registration information: The Arc Leadership Conference


           Marty Ford                                      Kevin Casey                                Nancy Thaler

Tony Paulauski
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)
815-464-1832 (CELL)