Pierce Countywide Opioid Summit Live Stream

Pierce Countywide Opioid Summit Live Stream

pierce countywide opioid summit

We decide to live stream the Opioid Summit since not everyone could fit in the room that might have interest.

Here’s a link to the Facebook Live feed on the County’s page.

And here’s the agenda, subject to change depending on the schedule of a lot of busy folks.

Welcome – Steve Forman, Summit Facilitator

Today’s Purpose: Action and Input – Derek Young, Pierce County Councilmember, District 7 and Conor McCarthy, Tacoma City Councilmember, At-large

Welcome from the Executive – Bruce Dammeier, Pierce County Executive

Law Enforcement Support and Perspective  Paul Pastor, Pierce County Sheriff

The Federal Government’s Response – Senator Maria Cantwell

The Role of Criminal Justice – Mark Lindquist, Pierce County Prosecuting Attorney

The View from the Other Washington – Rep. Derek Kilmer, 6th District, Rep. Denny Heck, 9th District

The Scope of the Problem: Federal, State & Local Snapshot – Caleb Banta-Green, PhD, MSW, MPH, University of Washington, Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute

A Parent’s Perspective – Penny LeGate, former host of Evening Magazine and KIRO News Anchor


Q & A – Facilitator & Dr. Banta-Green

Proposed Action Agenda – Alisa Solberg, Accountable Communities of Health, Derek Young 


At this point we’ll be breaking for lunch and small group breakout discussions for feedback, so the live stream will end.