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Governor's Advisory Council on Aging

The purpose of the Governor's Advisory Council on Aging (GACA) is to advise the Governor and the Division of Aging and Adult Services about the needs of older Arkansans and the programs that serve them. The GACA is administered by the Division of Aging and Adult Services, Department of Human Services. Any citizen with suggestions or issues of concern related to senior Arkansans, may contact the GACA member who represents his or her area, or write to the Division of Aging and Adult Services, PO Box 1437, Slot S530, Little Rock AR 72203-1437. Telephone: (501) 682-2441.

GACA is governed by a set of by-laws established by council members. The Governor appoints members. Meetings are held quarterly in Little Rock. Arkansans interested in membership opportunities may contact the Division of Aging and Adult Services.

Members of the Council
Faye Abernathy
232 Center Valley Road
Russellville AR 72802
Pope County, Region 6
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Don Hindman
103 Spring River Road
Sherwood AR 72120
Pulaski County, Region 5
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Betty Bradshaw
709 East 8th Avenue
Pine Bluff AR 71601
Jefferson County, Region 4
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Robert (R.E.) Hodges
408 S. Commerce
Russellville AR 72801
Pope County, Region 6
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Dale Carter
4211 Stoneview Court
Little Rock, AR 72212
Pulaski County, Region 5
Term Expires January 14, 2016
Lynda Hogue
4114 Raider Road
Jonesboro AR 72404
Craighead County, Region 3
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Lamar Cole
3471 Nottingham Place
Fayetteville AR 72703
Washington County, Region 1
Term Expires January 14, 2016
Jean Killian
716 West Maple Street
De Queen AR 71832
Sevier County, Region 7
Term Expires January 14, 2016
Billie Dougherty
80 Laurel Lane
Ward AR 72176
Lonoke County, Region 5
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Harry C. Mason, Jr.
P O Box 1 –
517 West Sportsman Drive
Biscoe AR 71017
Prairie County, Region 5
Term Expires January 14, 2015
Peggy Dowdy
900 East 6th Street
Carlisle, AR 72024
Pulaski County, Region 5
Term Expires January 14, 2016
James Miller
405 Elm Street
Augusta, AR 72006
Woodruff County, Region 2
Term Expires January 14, 2016
Loretta Echols
1612 Brooke Circle
Jonesboro, AR 72401
Craighead County, Region 3
Term Expires January 14, 2015
Bernard Mize
1609 Church
Mena, AR 71953
Polk County, Region 8
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Anna Farris
1020 Village Drive #50
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
Clark COunty, Region 6
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Paul Mruk
269 Lannys Lane
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Baxter County, Region 1
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Doyle Harrison
3317 East Street
Texarkana AR 71854
Miller County, Region 7
Term Expires January 14, 2014
Shelley Orr
808 North 14th Street
Ozark, AR 72949
Franklin County, Region 8
Term Expires January 14, 2015
Marilyn Hicks
1091 Highway 272
Waldron AR 72958
Scott County, Region 8
Term Expires January 14, 2016
Bonnie Riggins
4 Ridgewood Cr
Magnolia AR 71753
Columbia County, Region 7
Term Expires January 14, 2014
   
   
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