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.

2016 Meetings/Event

March 24, 2016
9:30 AM


Collington Episcopal Life Care
10450 Lottsford Road, Mitchellville, MD 20721

April 28, 2016
9:30 AM



Doctors Community Rehabilitation and Patient Care Center
6710 Mallery Drive, Lanham, MD 20706

May 2, 2016

Law Day Event

Free Legal Clinics (assistance in preparing advance directives) will be held a various locations in the County.  Pre-registration required.  Call 301-265-8450
June 23, 2016
9:00 AM

​Strategic Planning Retreat

Billingsley House Museum, 6900 Green Landing Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
​October 27, 2016
9:30 AM


Maryland Care Adult Medical Day Services
4703 Old Soper Road, Suite1
Camp Springs, MD 20746
​November 17, 2016
9:30 AM


Hyattsville Municipal Center
4310 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD 20781

If you have questions, contact Joann Carnathan at 301–265–8478

Board Members

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

Other Representation

  • Elana T. Belon-Butler, Acting Director, Department of Family Services
  • Theresa M. Grant, Acting Division Manager, Aging and Disabilities Services Division
  • 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