Our Board Members are committed to bettering the lives of senior citizens in our community.
FayEllen "Auggie" Peterson, President
Auggie has been a part of the community in Lake County for the past 43. She worked for School District 30 in Ronan until retirement. She has been a valuable member of the aging services community for many years volunteering not only for the Lake County Council on Aging but also for the Mission Valley Senior Center as well as Area VI Agency on Aging.
Debra Upton, Vice President
Debra Upton is an Attorney who spent her career serving the elderly, disabled, children, and disadvantaged through Montana Legal Services, YINC Children's Attorney, People's Law Center, Elder Committee MT State Bar, and Great Falls Pre-Release. Upon moving to Lake County in 2019 she has become an active Board Member of not only the Lake County Council on Aging but also the Polson Senior Center. She says that she realizes what a large population of senior citizens reside in Lake County and she wants to be a part of facilitation of services and figuring our how to expand them. She also wants to make sure the knowledge of long-standing members is passed down to new members to ensure that our aging services continue to thrive.