DEC Committees work in collaboration with and under the direction of the DEC Executive Office to complete specific projects and initiatives associated with fulfilling DEC’s Ends Policies and DEC Priority Issues Agenda. These two guiding documents developed by the DEC Executive Board serve as the strategic vision for the organization.

DEC Committee members volunteer their time to serve on DEC Committees. DEC members serving on DEC Committees create national programs, events, and initiatives to develop competent and informed DEC members, professionals, policymakers, and families. 

Inclusion, Equity,

&Social Justice

The Policy & Advocacy Committee provides strategic direction and proposed recommendations for DEC’s policy and advocacy efforts. The Policy and Advocacy Committee works collaboratively with the governmental relations consultant and the Children’s. . . MORE