Brown reappoints member to independent living council
Gov. Jerry Brown has reappointed Michael Agyin, 37, of Los Angeles, to the California State Independent Living Council, where he has served since 2010.
Agyin is a behavior therapist at the Inclusive Education and Community Partnership. He was also a job coach at the Marriott Foundation from 2009 to 2010 and an assistant and disability programs coordinator in the Los Angeles Mayor’s Office, Neighborhood and Community Services Department from 2008 to 2009.
Agyin is a member of the National Council on Independent Living and the National Association of the Deaf. The position does not require Senate confirmation and there is no compensation.