Description: The Savannah–Chatham Council on Disability Issues shall facilitate and coordinate community efforts to improve the quality of life for citizens with disabilities for the City of Savannah and Chatham County through advising and advocating local leaders.
Membership/Appointment: The Council shall be composed of ten (10) members with representation balanced among the business community, human service providers, and consumers (i.e., citizens with disabilities).
Min. Requirements: At least ½ of members shall be persons with persons with physical or mental disabilities.
Term: Members shall serve overlapping two (2) year terms, with eligibility for reappointment to a second consecutive two-year term.
Current Members Appointed by the City of Savannah:
Sharon Wanda Aikens
Dr. Frank Lala
For more information, please contact:
Pamela Howard Oglesby (appointed by the County) 116 Brittany Street Savannah, GA 31415 (912) 234-6155
David Wayne Dawson Member Emeritus, lifetime "non-voting member" (912) 651-3136, (912) 308-1713 Cell, (912) 651-3137 Fax email