The Council on Aging’s Advisory Council is a voluntary group of citizens who provide information, guidance, advice and support to the Executive Director, Board of Directors and agency staff to plan, develop, review, coordinate and administer services to older persons in the tri-county.

Deschutes County

  • Bend: Patricia DeVol Nordon
  • Redmond: Open Position
  • Sisters: Dixie Eckford and Toni Landis
  • La Pine: Sandra Nicol

Crook County

  • Neva McPherson

Jefferson County

  • Madras: Louise Muir
  • Culver, CRR: Open Position

At Large

  • Gerry Smith, Bend (Chairman)
  • Gloria DiSanto, Bend
  • Destry Begay, Warm Springs
  • Martita Marx, Bend

Aging & People with Disabilities Liaison

  • Deanne Lockridge

Interested in serving on the advisory council for the Council on Aging of Central Oregon? Take a look at our volunteer opportunities for more information.