Department on Aging

Roseann George - Director
Barb Kraycsir, RDN - Nutrition Services Manager
Debbie Keyes - Program/Event Manager
Beth Eurich, LBSW - Senior Services Manager
Jessica Somerlott, LBSW - Senior Services Manager

Bay County Building
515 Center Avenue, Suite 202
Bay City, Michigan 48708-5941
Voice: (989) 895-4100
Fax: (989) 895-4094
TDD/TTL: (989) 895-4049
Toll-free: 1-877-229-9960
divonaging@baycounty.net

Senior Advisory Committee

Meet the 2017 Senior Advisory Board Members

Robin Wiess - Resides in Dist. 1
Term Expiration:  12/31/17

Kathleen Sutter - Resides in Dist. 2
Term Expiration:  12/31/18

Dian Behmlander - Resides in Dist. 3
Term Expiration: 12/31/17

Michael Olk - Resides in Dist. 4 
Term Expiration:  12/31/18

Paul Rabidoux - Resides in Dist. 5
Term Expiration:  12/31/17

Gena Gates - Resides in Dist. 6 
Term Expiration: 12/31/18

TBD - Dist. 7 
Term Expiration: 12/31/17

Robert Anderson - Resides in Dist. 7
Term Expiration:  12/31/17 --At Large

 

On May 2, 1979, the Advisory Committee, Department on Aging, Department of Community Services of Bay County was formed.  The intent and objectives of the Senior Advisory Committee, recongnizing the needs of Bay County's Senior Citizens receive the highest priority in the areas of nutrition, health maintenance, recreation and the preservation of dignity.  The Committee works with the Bay County Department on Aging at all times to attain the highest degree of happiness for Senior Citizens of Bay County.

An application process is required, reviewed and appointed by their County Commissioner in the district the applicant resides in.The membership of the Committee is made up of Seven Districts, one person per District with and addition person at large.  Term limits are varied.  Four members have a three year term.  Four members have a two year term and two members have a one year term.  At the first meeting of the year, Committee members draw in order to randomly select their length of term. 

The Senior Advisory Committee Members are a hands on group who are valuable to the success of the Bay County Department on Aging.  Their meetings are open to the public and held every other month in the Conference Room at the office of Bay County Department on Aging, Bay County Building, 515 Center Avenue, Second Floor, Bay City.  Their opinions, suggestions and volunteering efforts are appreciated from the staff at the Department along with the Senior Citizens they represent in Bay County.

Meeting dates for 2017:  Thursdays ~ ,January 19, March 16, May 25, July 20, September 21, and November 16 ~ 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Conference Room, Second Floor, Bay County Building