The Senior Services Advisory Board is appointed by the county commissioners. Nine members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners and have at least two members for each commissioner’s district. At least 51% of the Advisory Board Members must be over 60 years old.
The purpose of the Advisory Board is to represent the interests of the senior citizens of Klickitat County, and to assure that proper program planning, budgeting, administration and evaluation are carried out for the best interest of the Klickitat County senior citizens.
The Advisory Board:
Provides advice and guidance in program and policy matters to the Director of Senior Services and/or to the Board of County Commissioners at their request.
Acts as advocates for all senior citizens of Klickitat County and for the programs which serve them.
Provides input and review of the annual budget of Senior Services.