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Department of Senior Affairs Advisory Council

Information about the Department of Senior Affairs Advisory Council.

For information about services for seniors in Bernalillo County, call 505-764-6400.

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Purpose:

  • Promote awareness and education on senior issues, increasing community involvement and commitment to seniors.
  • Advocate on behalf of seniors, insuring the senior population is represented and the policies support the mission of the Department of Senior Affairs.
  • Support the program development by acting as the ears and eyes of the Department, assessing needs and skills of seniors, become knowledgeable of available services in the community, assessing and giving recommendations on program development and delivery of services and supporting the funding development activities.
  • Support the development of strategic alliances, identifying and encouraging essential partnerships between DSA and other entities.

Membership

The Advisory Council consists of twelve (12) voting members, eight (8) appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council, two (2) appointed by the Bernalillo County Commission, one (1) member appointed by the Village of Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, one (1) member appointed by the Village of Tijeras.

Apply to serve on the DSA Advisory Council. Note: the application process includes a background check.

Current Members

Representing the City of Albuquerque
Onastine Jaramillo, Vice Chair; Louis Carlentine; Stever Borbas; Barbara Carmona-Young; Joie Glenn; Diann Huddleson; Lucy Lopez; Allison Weber

Representing Bernalillo County
Greg Lopez; Evan Thompson, Chair

Representing the Village of Los Ranchos

Vacant

Representing the Village of Tijeras
Richard Garcia

2020 Schedule of Meetings

Date Location Address
July 20, 2020 Virtual Zoom Link in Public Announcement
September 21, 2020 Virtual Zoom Link in Public Announcement
October 19, 2020 Virtual Zoom Link in Public Announcement
November 16, 2020 Virtual Zoom Link in Public Announcement

Business meetings are held on the third Monday of each month at noon. Changes of time and place are at the discretion of the Council. Call 505-764-6469 for more information.

* Please note that there are no meetings in August or December.

Upcoming Meeting

Past Meetings

DSA Advisory Council Schedule of Meetings for 2020