​Voting Accessibility Advisory Committee (VAAC)

​What is the VAAC?

 

The VAAC advises the Auditor's Office on ways to increase voter access to election information and programs. The committee is made up of staff from the Auditor's Office and representatives of Thurston County's disability community. You can find a list of current committee members below.

On this page you will find agendas and minutes from past meetings. If you need this information in a format not provided on this webpage, please contact our office at 360.786.5408 or by email at elections@co.thurston.wa.us. We'll make every attempt to provide the information to you in an accessible format.

If you have interest in serving on the VAAC, please contact the Thurston County Auditor's Office at elections@co.thurston.wa.us, 360.786.5408 or Deaf & Hard-of Hearing: 711 Washington Relay.


April 19, 2018 VAAC Meeting Flyer

 

​VAAC Member Contact Information

 

Berl Colley
Representation: Blind Community
Capital City Council of the Blind
Phone Number: 360.438.5783
Email: blc0901@comcast.net
Denise Colley
Representation: Blind Community
Capital City Council of the Blind
Phone Number: 360.438.5783
Email: DMC0124@comcast.net
Patty McDonald
Representation:
Intercity Transit Citizens Advisory Committee
Phone Number: 360.725.2559
Email: peterspatty9071@gmail.com


Judie Oliver
Representation: Thurston County resident
Phone: 360.754.3739
Email: 
judyann1735@hotmail.com
Connie Christy
Representation: League of Women Voters of Thurston County
Email: christy.c@comcast.net
Larry Watkinson
Representation: 
Blind Community
Email: lwatkinson@comcast.net


VAAC Information and Application

 

​Thurston County VAAC Plan: ​ ​MP3 audio version
PDF version
Microsoft Word version

  

VAAC Application


For individuals who wish to serve on the committee:


VAAC Application (PDF)
VAAC Application (Word)

Meeting Agendas and Minutes
June 25, 2018
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April 19, 2018
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March 20, 2017
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September 22, 2016
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March 15, 2016
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September 24, 2015
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March 4, 2015
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March 5, 2014
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May 2, 2013
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April 3, 2012
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March 8, 2011
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January 13, 2011
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March 9, 2010
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January 13, 2010
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January 6, 2010
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