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 p.m.
  • East Lansing Hannah Community Center
    819 Abbot Road (unless otherwise noted)
    East Lansing, MI 48823
  • UPDATE (3/3/22): Community members are advised that the Seniors Commission meeting scheduled for 1 p.m. on Monday, March 7 has been moved to Monday, March 14 at 1 p.m. The meeting will still be held at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road, in room 144. View the Notice of Date Change posting (PDF).
Seniors Commission Seal

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agenda and Minutes 

Members

  • Robert Nelson
    Term expires: 2023
  • Trudy Bower
    Term expires: 2023
  • Kenneth Wirth
    Term expires: 2023
  • Marcia Van Ness
    Term expires: 2024
  • Joan Alam
    Term expires: 2022
  • Mark Meadows, Chair
    Term expires: 2022
  • Brittany Pazdan, Vice Chair
    Term expire: 2022
  • Babette Krause
    Term expires: 2024
  • Judy Labovitz
    Term expires: 2024

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

Submit an Board / Commission Application to apply for an appointment to the Seniors' Commission.