Boards, Commissions and Committees

Fresno-Madera Area Agency on Aging - Governing Board

Committee Fresno-Madera Area Agency on Aging - Governing Board
Enabling Legislation Welfare and Institutions section 9400; Joint Powers Agreement of January 29, 1980; Amendment April 19, 1988
Membership Five Members
Term Specifications • Terms of the Supervisors shall be co-terminous with their positions with the County. • Two years for other four (4) persons appointed by Board.
Compensation None
Duties Encourage and assist local agencies to concentrate resources in an effort to develop greater capacity to foster the development of a comprehensive and coordinated service system for older individuals in Fresno and Madera Counties, with preference given to those activities and services which will assist and benefit older individuals having the greatest economic or social need.
Qualifications • One member of the Board of Supervisors. • One member of the Board of Supervisors, as an alternate. • Four senior citizens residing within Fresno County.
Meeting Schedule Monthly, September through June on the third Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m.
AB 1234 Ethics Training Pursuant to Government Code Section 53235, if any local agency provides any type of compensation, salary, or stipend to a member of a legislative body or provides reimbursement for actual and necessary expenses incurred by a member of a legislative body in the performance of official duties, then all agency officials shall receive training in ethics.
Oath of Office Not Required
Statement of Economic Interests (Form 700) Required
Contact Linda Descoteaux (559) 600-4405
3837 N. Clark St. Fresno, CA 93726


Position Members Appointed Date Term Expires Districts
BOS Member Brandau, Steve 8/6/2019 1/6/2025 At Large
Board Member Ward, Robert 1/29/2019 1/4/2021 At Large
Board Member Adolph, Ronald 1/23/2018 1/6/2020 At Large
Board Member Haggerty, Leonard 1/8/2019 1/4/2021 At Large
Board Member Hokokian, Edward 1/23/2018 1/6/2020 At Large