Commission on Aging


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


Date Appointed
Term Expiration
Rebecca Barbee
June 26, 2012
December 31, 2022
Toni Breeding
May 13, 2010
December 31, 2020
Richard Cooper
January 1, 2013
December 31, 2022
Betty Davis
January 1, 2013
December 31, 2022
Alan Ettman
June 26, 2012
December 31, 2022
David HoxieMarch 11, 2020December 31, 2022
Judy KropfelderApril 25, 2018December 31, 2022
Loretta MorrisApril 25, 2018December 31, 2022
Leslie RayJanuary 1, 2019December 31, 2022
Richard Ryan
January 1, 2009
December 31, 2020
Bonnie Walter
January 1, 2009
December 31, 2020
Daphne Young
January 1, 2015
December 31, 2022
December 31, 2023

The Queen Anne’s County Commissioners are looking for county citizen volunteer to fill a vacancy 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)