Area Agency on Aging

Term: Two years

Meets: Fourth Monday of each month at 9 a.m.

The Region IV Area Agency on Aging is a private nonprofit organization serving Berrien, Cass and Van Buren counties, governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Board oversees the general management and control of the affairs of the Agency, particularly policy-making functions and assurance of sound management.

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  • Bernie Williamson, Chair
  • Don Radde, Treasurer
  • Melinda Gruber, Vice-Chair
  • Hon. Mabel Mayfield
  • Jim Everett
  • Gail Patterson-Gladney
  • David Vollrath
  • Kenley Penner
  • Mary Howie, Cass County Commissioner
  • Tina Leary