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‚ÄčKitsap County Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

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Pursuant to the Older Americans Act, Public Law 89-73, as amended, the Area Agency on Aging is required to create an advisory council, with a majority of members age 60 or over.

The Council is required to advise the agency in the development and implementation of the Area Plan for aging services funded through Kitsap County; conduct public hearings; represent the interests of older persons; and review and comment on all community policies, programs and actions which affect older persons.

Meeting Time and Location:

The meetings are generally held the third Wednesday of each month,
from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., at the Givens Community Center,
Cascade Room, 1026 Sidney Avenue, Port Orchard.


The 2017 meeting schedule is as follows:

Wednesday, January 18
Wednesday, February 15
Wednesday, March 15
Wednesday, April 19
Wednesday, May 17
Wednesday, June 21
Wednesday, July 19
Wednesday, August 16
Wednesday, September 20
Wednesday, October 18/CANCELLED (in lieu of statewide Senior Lobby Meeting in Tacoma)
Wednesday, November 15/CANCELLED (Scheduled all-day Annual Retreat)
Wednesday, December 6 (Rescheduled meeting date)

To confirm meeting dates and times, and for more information, contact Stacey Smith at  360-337-5624 or 1-800-562-6418 

Number of Members/Appointment Terms:

The council is made up of 11 unpaid volunteers, appointed by the Board of County Commissioners, for a three-year terms. Representation is sought from all areas of the county, diverse ethnic groups and low-income seniors.

** Applications for new members are sought. For more information including a job description and applications, go to the Volunteer Services Current Opportunities listing.

District 1
NameTerm EndsTerm #
Position 1Vacancy  
Position 2Susan Welsh12/31/20181
Position 3Vacancy  
District 2   
Position 1Michaelene Manion 12/31/20183
Position 2Connie Wurm12/31/20174
Position 3Mari Van Court (Chair)12/31/20171
District 3   
Position 1Sharon Cromley12/31/20171
Position 2Alfred D. Pinkham (Vice-Chair)12/31/20182
Position 3Rosemary Pinneo12/31/20182
At-Large Positions
Position 1Gail Campbell-Ferguson12/31/20181
Position 2Toni Fuller12/31/20191

Nominating Committee:
Connie Wurm, Al Pinkham, Michaelene Manion, Rosemary Pinneo

Executive Committee

Connie Wurm, Al Pinkham, Michaelene Manion, Rosemary Pinneo