DCS Advisory Council (DAC)




The purpose of the DAC is to provide the San Diego deaf and hard of hearing community an effective and meaningful way to provide input regarding DCS and its services.


The current DAC members are as follows:

Matt Ellis, Chair
Susan Crouch, Vice Chair
Marla Marks, Secretary
Jerry Puorro Jr., DCS Board Liaison

The DAC is also looking for interested and motivated people to join as Community Members. If you are interested, please email dac@dcsofsd.org!

To contact the DAC to provide comments or feedback, to share or request information, or to request a videophone appointment, please email dac@dcsofsd.org.



All DAC meetings are held at the DCS Community Room and are open to the public. The address is:

Deaf Community Services of San Diego, Inc.
1545 Hotel Circle South, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92108

2015 DAC Meeting Schedule (all meetings are from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.):
Tuesday, January 27
Tuesday, March 3
Tuesday, May 5
Tuesday, July 7
Tuesday, September 15
Tuesday, November 3 (cancelled and postponed to November 10)
Tuesday, November 10 (November 9, 2015: announced to cancel the meeting)

The DAC is committed to ensuring that all members of the public have full and equal access to DAC meetings. If you plan to attend and would like to request an interpreter, please email your request (including interpreter preferences, if applicable) to dac@dcsofsd.org.

DAC Meeting Minutes


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