Seniors' Commission

The Seniors Commission identifies and recommends supportive services and educational and leisure time programs; assists and advises the City Council on the operation and maintenance of local and regional senior centers and in obtaining gifts, grants, endowments and appropriations of City and Community Development Block Grant funds; serves as an advocate to the City Council in all matters of local, regional and state concern; serves as liaison with local, country and state governmental and non-governmental agencies in order to represent the interests of and enhance the quality of life for seniors in the city.

The commission consists of nine members who serve three-year terms.

Meetings
  • Meetings takes place the first Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m.
  • East Lansing Hannah Community Center
    819 Abbot Road (unless otherwise noted)
    East Lansing, MI  48823
Seniors Commission Seal
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Most Recent AgendaView All Agendas and Minutes
Members
  • Barbara Zynda, Chair
    Term expires: 2018
  • Sandra House
    Term expires: 2018
  • James Levande
    Term expires: 2018
  • Alice H. Martin
    Term expires: 2016
  • Jean Brisbo
    Term expires: 2016


  • Donna Costantino
    Term expires: 2016
  • Gary Stollak
    Term expires: 2017
  • Cindy Whiddon
    Term expires: 2017
  • Maria Zdybel
    Term expires: 2017
City Staff
Apply for a Vacancy
Submit an Board / Commission Application (PDF) to apply for an appointment to the Seniors' Commission.