Meet the Board

John Collins

President
John Collins

Immediate Past President: Jay Fraiser

Immediate Past-President
Jay Fraiser

Chris Walker

Treasurer
Chris Walker

Spencer Blomquist

Secretary
Spencer Blomquist

Dawn Shumaker

Board Member
Dawn Shumaker Smith

Meet the Staff

Carolyn Grawi
Carolyn L. Grawi
Executive Director

Executive Director of CILNWF covering the four counties of Northwest Florida: Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton Counties.

Christopher Grimm
Christopher Grimm
Associate Director

The Associate Director provides support to the Executive Director to carry out the CILDRC mission.  The Associate Director also supports direct staff in providing IL services in the four counties we serve.

Debbie Stanwood
Deb Stanwood
Office/Fiscal Manager/Peer Mentor

Responsible for all phases of accounting, funding contracts, and overall administration of CILNWF.

ChelseaClayton

Chelsea Clayton, Advocacy/Outreach Coordinator

Networks with people with disabilities and assists them with self-advocacy issues as well as systemic advocacy issues. Works with media, businesses, state and local government agencies, public officials and individuals with disabilities.

Danny Broxson
Danny Broxson
IL Skills/Volunteer
Coordinator/Peer Mentor

Networks with people with disabilities, coordinates the Independent Living Skills Training Program and Volunteer Program and evaluates and conducts specialized telephone equipment assessments with consumers. 

Karen Jackson
Karen Jackson
Independent Living and
FTRI Program Specialist

Networks with people with disabilities as Independent Living Specialist and evaluates and conducts specialized telephone equipment assessments with consumers.

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Diana Tift Administrative Assistance & Equipment Manager

Manages the equipment for the FAAST Program.  Oversees the FTRI Program with inventory and distribution of specialized telephone equipment. Performs daily data entry into CIL consumer database. Provides quality assurance of consumer records. VP 850-208-3106.

Program

Brett Robinson
Brett Robinson
Okaloosa/Walton
Counties Coordinator

Networks with people with disabilities as Information and Referral Intake Specialist.  Coordinates and over sees all duties of the CILNWF mission in Okaloosa/Walton Counties.

Bridgett Johnson,
IL Intake and
Referral Specialist

Networks with people with disabilities as Information and Referral Intake Specialist.

 


 

 

Cheri Hofmann
Cheri Hofmann
FAAST Program Coordinator (Part-Time)

Coordinates and oversees the Gulf Coast Regional FAAST Program contract deliverables and coordinates and consults on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as  needed.

Independent Living and
FAAST AT Specialist

Applications Are Being Accepted.
Open Until Filled.

Networks with people with disabilities as Information and Referral Intake Specialist and networks with people with disabilities, assists with the daily operation of the CILNWF and works as an Assistive Technology Specialist for the FAAST Gulf Coast Regional Demonstration and Recycle, Refurbish and Reuse Center.

No phone calls.
Job Description and How to Apply:  IL Intake and.AT Specialist Job Announcement 2022

 

VISTA Marketing Specialist
Applications are Being Accepted.
Open Until Filled.

Oversees and creates content for the Center’s key public platforms including: web and mobile sites, social media, newsletter, advertising, branding, digital media, and campaigns. Works on other collaborative projects with other members of the CILNWF team.

No phone calls.  Job Description and How to Apply:  Employment Opportunities