logo for Aging and Disability Services, the Area Agency on Aging for Seattle and King CountyAs Aging and Disability Services partners, the City of Seattle, King County, and Public Health—Seattle & King County serve as the policy setting board for the AAA. An interlocal agreement outlines their roles and responsibilities, which include:

  • Meet monthly to discuss and determine ADS plans and policies.
  • Review and approve the four-year Area Plan and annual Area Plan updates, including the ADS budget.
  • Review and approve ADS’s discretionary funding allocation process.
  • Appoint members to the ADS Advisory Council.

Partner Representatives

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City of Seattle

  • Helen Howell, Interim Director, Seattle Human Services Department
  • Staff Liaison: Cathy Knight, ADS Director

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King County

  • Leo Flor, Deputy Director, Department of Community and Human Services
  • Staff Liaison: Traci Adair, Older Adults Program Manager

Public Health—Seattle & King County

  • Patty Hayes, Director
  • Ingrid Ulrey, Policy Director
  • Mary Snodgrass, Project and Program Manager