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Contact Jim Ott

Community Information Outreach and Referrals

jim.ott@kingcounty.gov

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Our Vision

To assist King County residents of all ages and cultures who have developmental disabilities to achieve full, active, integrated, and productive participation in community life.

Bodies of Work

The Developmental Disabilities and Early Childhood Supports Division assists people with developmental disabilities and their families in areas like:

  • Birth-to-Three supports
  • Community access opportunities
  • Community support programs
  • Employment services
  • Family resource coordination
  • Housing services
  • In-home behavior support services

Meet Our Team

Leadership

  • Holly Woo, Assistant Division Director, 206-263-9017
  • Asmeret Habte, Best Starts for Kids Early Childhood Supports Lead, 206-403-8521
  • Luke Quinn, Operations and Contracts Manager, 206-852-4197
  • Hope Lopez, Confidential Secretary, 206-263-1706

Prenatal-to-Five

  • Debi Donelan, Early Support for Infants and Toddlers Co-Lead, 206-512-5302 
  • Asmeret Habte, Best Starts for Kids Early Childhood Supports Lead, 206-403-8521
  • Hannah Locke, Prenatal to Five Innovations Lead, 206-512-0362
  • Ebasa Sarka, Workforce Development Training Lead, 206-616-7375
  • Liz Snow, Early Support for Infants and Toddlers Co-Lead, 206-502-5059
  • Vy Tran, Prenatal to Five Workforce Development Lead, 206-247-5091

Employment and Community Inclusion

  • Sung Cho, Capacity Development Program Manager, 206-477-6988
  • Emily Hart, School-to-Work Program Manager, 206-477-7661
  • Karla Lynch, Employment and Community Inclusion Program Manager, 206-263-1102
  • Simon Rojas Reyes, Employment and Community Inclusion Program Manager, 206-263-8074

Community Information, Outreach and Referrals

  • Jim Ott, Information Outreach Manager, 206-263-9060

Internal

Contract Monitoring

  • Lisa Pan, Contract Monitor, 206-477-9382
  • Laird Redway, Contract Monitor, 206-263-9624
  • Luke Quinn, Operations and Contracts Manager, 206-263-0581

Process Improvement and Program Evaluation

    Fiscal 

    • Tom Carter, Business and Finance Officer, 206-263-5323
    • Joe Hall, Business and Finance Officer, 206-477-4040
    • Susan Manaloor, Business and Finance Officer, 206-477-4947

    Special Projects

    Contact Us

    Phone: 206-263-9105

    TTY Relay Service: 711

    Fax: 206-205-1632