Senior Services Advisory Committee

Members


Name
Title
Jeremy Nutting - Statutory Member
City Council Liaison
Jill Martin
 
John McEvoy
 
Sheila Dahlgreen
 
Dorothy Smith
 
Sue Padden  Senior Services Manager
Patrice Thorell Parks & Recreation Director

Powers & Duties


The scope of duties of the Senior Services Advisory Committee are:
  • To advise the City Council on policy and budget issues relating to the delivery of senior services
  • To advise the City Council on current and future facilities relating to the delivery of senior services
  • To review federal, state, and county laws and regulations, proposed laws and regulations, and advise the City Council as to the impact of such laws and regulations on the delivery of senior services
  • To perform such other tasks as are assigned by the City Council
  • Members, appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council, serve without compensation for a four-year term
Messages may be left for all Senior Services Advisory committee members at (206) 878-1642.

TWO OPENINGS ON CITY SENIOR SERVICES ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The City of Des Moines has two openings on its Senior Services Advisory Committee.  The purpose of the senior services advisory committee is to advise the city council on policy and budgetary subjects related to senior services.  The committee terms are three years.  Committee members may serve a maximum of two full terms.  The committee meets approximately six times per year.

For more information please contact Sue Padden, Senior Services Manager at 206-870-6584 or Spadden@desmoineswa.gov