Boards and Councils

In order to assure implementation of PCOA’s Mission, Values and Vision PCOA depends on input and direction from its various Boards and Advisory Councils.

Pima Council On Aging


The governing body for PCOA, the Board sets PCOA’s mission and goals, selects the Chief Executive Officer, and develops policies for the organization. It is the legal entity that is responsible for PCOA’s activities.

Carol M. Swango – Chairman*
Frank Watts, Jr. – First Vice Chairman*
Maxine Goldstein – Secretary*
Terrence H. Allen – Treasurer*
Robert Bell – Member At Large*

Other Members:

Steve Borden
Dr. Anthea Dixon
Richard Elias
Dr. Palmer Evans*
Beverly Heasley*
Leslie Hunter
Del Jones
Adaline Klemmedson*
Sarah Lennartz
Amy Levin
Ron Meck*
Dr. Marisa Menchola
Dr. Jane Mohler
Agnes Poore
Tamie Powell
Ronald Zack

*Executive Committee Members

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council is a council of older adults who advise PCOA concerning the operation of programs funded by the Older Americans Act.

Amy W. Levin, Chair
Linda Shmyr, Vice Chair


Paula Bressler
Elizabeth Davidson
John James Duncan
Thelma Frankel
Roger Fulton
Allan Gordon
Sondra Match
George Mairs
Kathleen McCormack
Ron Meck

Staff: Antonio C. “Tony” Estrada (520) 790-0504 Ext. 5070; E-mail:

Upcoming Events

BHAC Conference

2016 Behavioral Health and Older Adults Conference Integrating Behavioral Health and Primary Care Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tucson Convention Center Grand Ballroom 260 E. Church Tucson, AZ 85701 Keynote Speaker will be Laura Galbreath, Director, SAMHSA HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions, National Council for Behavioral Health Session Speaker Dr. […]

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