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Advisory Council

Our advisory council members meet the third Wednesday, every other month at 10:00am in our agency office. They serve to represent lifestyles and cultures of each county we serve and assist us in meeting the needs of this area’s seniors.

  • Allen County: Buddy White, Sharon Purdy, Marilyn Morningstar 
  • Auglaize County: Stephanie Clark, Dan Graf, Arlene Searcy 
  • Hancock County: Bev Rary-Norden 
  • Hardin County:  Connie Guyton, Madelene Gibson 
  • Mercer County: Vacant
  • Putnam County:  Marlene Schumaker, Kris Schroeder
  • Van Wert County: Lynn Negrette, Berneil Poling



There are currently several vacancies on the Area Agency on Aging 3 Advisory Council & Board of Directors. If you know of anybody who might be interested in serving, please let me know and I can send them a Volunteer Application. They cannot be a relative or an employee of a provider agency. All Volunteer Applications are reviewed by the Nominating Committee and approved by the Board of Directors. The Advisory Council meets bi-monthly on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. Vacancies are in the following counties:

* Allen- 1
* Auglaize- 1
* Hancock- 3
* Hardin- 2
* Mercer- 3
* Putnam- 1
* Van Wert- 2

Stephanie Lane

If you are interested in serving on either the Board of Directors or Advisory Council, please contact Steph Lane at AAA 3 by calling 419-879-2188 or 1-800-653-7723.