Advisory Board

About the Commission on Aging Advisory Board

The Commission on Aging Board acts in an advisory role to the Director. Board Members are an diverse set of citizens consisting of Commission on Aging clients and employees, local government leaders, and members of the community who have a working knowledge of the types of services that the Commission on Aging provides.


2023 Advisory Board Meeting Schedule

All meetings of the Commission on Aging Board are open to the public and are held at 9:00 am on the first Tuesday of every other month starting in February.  We are presently providing virtual meetings for anyone who prefers to attend virtually.  In person meetings will be held at:

Commission on Aging Office
520 West Front Street
Traverse City, MI  49684

2023 Meeting Dates:

  • February 7, 2023
  • April 4, 2023
  • June 6, 2023
  • August 1, 2023
  • October 3, 2023
  • December 5, 2023


Lana Payne, Chair/DirectorDakota Baker
Jan BaileyAndy Hoort
Michelle KrummHettie Molvang
Emily Rice RN/StaffPenny Zika
Ashlea Walter, County Commissioner

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are normally available 5 days prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.   View most recent Agendas and Minutes

Board Vacancies: 

Find out if there is a vacancy on the Commission on Aging Advisory Board here.

Rescheduled Meetings

Pursuant to 2012 Public Act Number 528 of the Open Meetings Act, notices of all upcoming rescheduled, special and emergency meetings will be posted here as they apply.