Commission on Children of Incarcerated Parents (CCIP)


The Commission shall be responsible for implementing and coordinating the recommendations of the Task Force on Children of Incarcerated Parents.

Commission Requirements:

Training Requirements

Please visit the link above to view the training requirements for this Board/Commission/Committee/Task Force.

CCIP Committees:

CCIP Working Groups:



Regular meetings of the CCIP shall be held at least quarterly. All meetings are open to the public as prescribed in the Illinois Open Meetings Act.


The SSAC is comprised of 24 members including representation from government, individuals working in the field, and those personally impacted by policies related to children of incarcerated parents.

  • Deputy Chief Kevin Bruno
  • Keith Calloway
  • Matthew Grey
  • Michelle Grove
  • Jim Kaitshuk
  • Joseph McGee
  • Sophia Manuel
  • Mary Morrissey
  • Alpa Jayanti Patel
  • Cecilia Ruffin
  • Dr. Keyuana Muhammad
  • John Carroll
  • Anita Weinberg
  • Michelle Day
  • Colette Payne
  • Jada Lesure
  • Vacant (8x)

IDHS Administrative Support

SSAC Administrative Contact: James Pagano -