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

  • Review and approve the four-year Area Plan and annual Area Plan updates, including the ADS budget.
  • Review and approve the ADS discretionary funding allocation process.
  • Appoint members to the ADS Advisory Council.

Partner Representatives

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City of Seattle


Director: Tanya Kim, Seattle Human Services Department

Staff Liaison: Mary Mitchell, Aging and Disability Services Director


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King County


Interim Director: Kelly Rider, Department of Community and Human Services

Staff Liaison: Traci Adair, Older Adults Program Manager


Public Health—Seattle and King CouPublic Health Seattle and King County logonty


Director: Dr. Faisal Khan

Staff Liaison: Mariel Torres Mehdipour, Program Manager Vaccine Strategy for Special Populations