The Ottumwa Courier

April 23, 2014

Milestones looking for new board members


Ottumwa Courier

---- — OTTUMWA — Milestones Area Agency on Aging is recruiting one board member from each of the following regions:

• Region A: Clinton, Scott and Muscatine counties

• Region B: Appanoose, Davis, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lucas, Mahaska, Monroe, Van Buren, Wapello and Wayne counties

• Region C: Des Moines, Henry, Lee and Louisa counties

Members are chosen on the basis of character, ability and demonstrated interest in advocating for aging Iowans. The applicant is a representative of their area, preferably with a background in law, accounting, medicine, health or public leadership.

These are voluntary positions for a term of three years and without compensation. Regional board members meet the fourth Tuesday every other month in a central location and are automatically members of the advisory council that meets quarterly in either Burlington, Davenport or Ottumwa.

Those interested are asked to complete a board member application and nomination form which is available by calling 855-410-6222, by writing Milestones AAA, 117 N. Cooper Ave., Suite 2, Ottumwa, Iowa 52501 or by emailing cholland@milestonesaaa.org. Deadline for application is May 31.