0 SRC Logo 2018The CNMI State Rehabilitation Council (SRC) is a Governor appointed body that provides advice and support to the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, on behalf of people with disabilities and their families, regarding the delivery of effective rehabilitation services which lead to employment for people with disabilities.  Each member serves a three-year term.

 

Mission Statement:

 

"It is the mission of the State Rehabilitation Council to partner with the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation and the CNMI workforce to ensure people with disabilities are able to obtain and maintain meaningful and satisfying employment."

Note: Adopted by the SRC during their FY 2018 Second General Membership Meeting on April 19, 2018.

 

2019 SRC MEMBERS

 

Frances A. Torres - Chairperson, Employment & Marketing Committee Chairperson Representation:  Business, Industry & Labor

Josephine Mesta – Vice Chairperson, Representation: State Workforce Investment Board

Emeterio Fitial – Secretary, Representation: Advocate, Saipan

Anna Yamada – Fiscal Officer, Representation: State Educational Agency Representative

Hilma Castro – Quality Assurance & Quality Improvement Committee Chairperson,  Representation: Community Rehabilitation Program

Monika H. Diaz - Transition & Assistive Technology Committee Chairperson, Representation: Advocate/Tinian Representative

Joe Ada – Employment & Marketing Chairperson, Representation: Business, Industry & Labor

Angelray T. Guerrero - VR Recipient Representative

Gernadine Camacho - Member, Representation: Statewide Independent Living Council

Victorino S. Cepeda - Member, Representation: Business, Industry & Labor

Junnie Masga – Member, Representation: Parent Training and Information Center

Robert Mendiola - Member, Representation: Advocate/Rota Representative

Chad Merfalen - Member, Representation: Disability Advocacy Group

James Rayphand - Member, Representation: Client Assistance Program

Jane Tudela - Member, Representation: Qualified Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Wilma Villanueva - Member, Representation: Representatives of individuals with disabilities who are unable to represent themselves

Maryann Borja-Arriola - Ex-Officio, Representation: Director of Designated State Unit