Contact Us

NC Statewide Independent Living CouncilMan holding crutches triumphantly against a sunset.
505 Oberlin Road, Suite 206
Raleigh, NC  27605

Ph: (919) 835-3636
Fax: (919) 835-4749


North Carolina Statewide Independent Living Council Staff

Office Manager Debbie Hippler

Debbie with short reddish brown hair wire glasses and a big smileDebbie has been with the NCSILC for six years.  She is familiar with the disability community through family members with disabilities and her work with Arts Access, Inc. as an Audio Describer, AD Trainer and Coordinator, and board member. She has a varied background of accounting, insurance, paralegal and small business owner.


Fiscal Manager Kathleen Boate’

E-mail Kathleen Boate’
KathleenKathleen came to NCSILC in the fall of 2013.  Originally from New England, she retired from her career as an Executive Director of Assisted Living after moving to North Carolina.  She has a background in accounting, insurance, and is a Dementia Care Specialist.   Kathleen taught disability awareness as a Service Unit Member of the Connecticut Trails Girl Scout Council.  She was also instrumental in ensuring her daughter with hearing loss received the appropriate educational and socials services needed to graduate college.