Aging Advisory Committee

Advisory Committee on Aging members

The Prince George’s County Advisory Committee on Aging is comprised of 24 members appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the County Council to advise them on issues related to aging. The members are citizen leaders representing the public and private community whose mission is to support and advocate the promotion of choice, independence and dignity for all older Prince Georgian’s and their families. The Advisory Committee on Aging has oversight of all aging programs including review of the Aging Area Plan to ensure that the goals and objectives are met and reflect the needs of seniors residing in Prince George’s County.

2014 Meetings/Event

April 24, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
M-NCPPC Southern Regional Technical Recreation Center 7007 Bock Road, Fort Washington, MD 20744
May 13, 2014​
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
​Senior Law Day Event
June 26, 2014
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.​
Annual Strategic Planning Retreat - Billingsley House Museum
6900 Green Landing Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772​​

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Joann Carnathan at 301–265–8478

Board Members

  • Christal Parker Batey – Chair
  • Jeanette E. Higginbotham – Vice Chair
  • Patricia C. Fletcher – Secretary
  • Mary H. Budd – Assistant Secretary
  • Carolyn Butler
  • Jacqueline Byrd, Esquire
  • Albert Dickson
  • Elreta E. Edmonds
  • Spencer B. Howard
  • Ginny C. Lee
  • James R. Lyles Sr.
  • Darilyn Marinelli
  • Ethel L. Mitchell Rock
  • Oliver Lee Myers
  • Dorothy Powell–Allen
  • Betty S. Richardson
  • Byron Richardson, Esquire
  • Carolyn G. Tyson
  • Suzanne Van Nuys

Other Representation

  • Theresa M. Grant, Acting Executive Director, Department of Family Services
  • Karen Sylvester, Acting Division Manager, Aging Services Division
  • Cathy Stasny, Unit Manager, Department Family Services, Aging Services Division
  • Joann Carnathan, Unit Manager, Department Family Services, Aging Services Division