Disability Access Advisory Committee


The goals of the Disability Access Advisory Committee are to:
  • Serve the Town of Amherst and its citizens as an advisory committee on issues of physical, programmatic, and employment accessibility, and
  • Ensure equal access for people with disabilities.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Registration Form (The Disability Access Advisory Committee is leading an effort to collect contact information of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in Amherst for emergency communications purposes.)


Disability Access Advisory Committee meetings are held at Stavros-Advocates for Independent Living, located at 210 Old Farm Road, Amherst, MA 01002. For a map, click here or see below.

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Agendas & Minutes

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Year Appointed
Term Expires
Gerald Weiss, Chair 
2010 2018
Seren Derin 2007 2018
Victoria Dixon 2011 2018
Elissa Griffith-Johnson 2016 2019
Ruth Smith 2016 2018
Joseph Tringali 2007 2020

*Appointed by the Town Manager: 7 members / 3-year terms