Commission on Aging


The Commission on Aging is an 11 member board appointed by the Mayor. Members must be a member of the Friendship Center in good standing. At least six members must be 55 years of age or older. The Commission assists the Senior Resources Department Director in promoting the enrichment of the lives of senior citizens.


  • Mel Tockstein, Chair
    Term expires: February 22, 2023
  • Diana Dallavecchia
    Term expires: July 25, 2023
  • Larry Edick
    Term expires: July 25, 2023
  • John Ericson
    Term expires: February 22, 2022
  • Elnora Ford
    Term expires: February 22, 2023
  • Vacant
    Term expires:
  • Desmond Jackson
    Term expires: April 25, 2023
  • Regis Miller
    Term expires: July 25, 2023
  • Mary Underwood
    Term expires: May 20, 2023
  • Diana Raymor
    Term expires: January 6, 2022
  • Beth Welkenbach
    Term expires: October 11, 2024

Diversity Breakdown

The information provided in the charts below and under each individual Board or Commission was self reported and the City does not warrant the accuracy of the information.

Age Breakdown
Ethnicity Breakdown
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Gender Breakdown
Geography Breakdown
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The Commission on Aging meets January, March, May, July, September, and November each year.
View the Boards and Commission Calendar for meeting information.