Commission on Aging


The Commission on Aging meets every month at one of the Kramer Center.


NameDate AppointedTerm Expiration
Rebecca BarbeeJune 26, 2012December 31, 2022
Toni BreedingMay 13, 2010December 31, 2020
Richard CooperJanuary 1, 2013December 31, 2022
Betty DavisJanuary 1, 2013December 31, 2022
Alan EttmanJune 26, 2012December 31, 2022
David HoxieMarch 11, 2020December 31, 2022
Kelly JohnsonSeptember 9, 2020December 31, 2022
Judy KropfelderApril 25, 2018December 31, 2022
Loretta MorrisApril 25, 2018December 31, 2022
Leslie RayJanuary 1, 2019December 31, 2022
Richard RyanJanuary 1, 2009December 31, 2020
Bonnie WalterJanuary 1, 2009December 31, 2020
Daphne YoungJanuary 1, 2015December 31, 2022

Looking for volunteers:

The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners are looking for county citizen volunteer to fill upcoming vacancies on the Commission on Aging.  Anyone interested in serving is encouraged to send a letter of interest and brief resume to or via mail to Lynda Thomas, 107 N. Liberty Street, Centreville, MD 21617. Those with questions may also reach Ms. Thomas at 410-758-4098. Deadline for submissions will remain open until filled.


The Commission on Aging was formed at the inception of the Department of Aging in 1981 as an advisory body as required by the Older Americans Act. It is patterned after the Maryland Commission on Aging. It is organized and operated exclusively for charitable and educational purposes.


The purpose of the commission is to:

  • Conduct special studies related to the elderly by the direction of the County Commissioners.
  • Evaluate programs and services and set priorities.
  • Promote the welfare and betterment of the elderly in Queen Anne’s County.
  • Provide input on the Aging Area Plan.
  • Report and advise to the Department of Aging on the needs of the elderly.

Bylaws (PDF)