Commission on Aging

Helping to ensure the safety and well-being of older adults in Shasta County by studying, reviewing, evaluating and making recommendations to the Board of Supervisors about the issues affecting Shasta County older adults.

The Shasta County Commission on Aging is the official advisory commission to the Shasta County Board of Supervisors and the Area Agency on Aging, Planning and Service Area 2 on matters related to the older adult population of Shasta County. The commission reviews and evaluates the performance of organizations who receive public funds in order to offer constructive advice to the Board of Supervisors.

Members of the commission are available to the public to provide information, receive suggestions and hear concerns on matters affecting Shasta County older adults or from the organizations who serve them. 

Meetings are held at 10:00 AM every 3rd Friday of the month at the Shasta County Administration Center. The public is welcome.  Meeting agendas and minutes are available below.

Shasta County Administration Center
1450 Court Street, Redding
Room 311

Commission Members

James Berg – District 1

(530) 510-1376


Betty Harrison Smith – District 2

(530) 521-4176


VACANT – District 3



VACANT – District 4

Bonnie Giles - District 5

(530) 355-8775


Barbara Ghidinelli – City of Redding

(530) 244-4310


VACANT – City of Anderson


Kristie Mathews – City of Shasta Lake

(530) 356-8319


Ken Jones - Member Emeritus

Supporting Members

Contact Lisa Fisher at (530) 245-7695 for older minutes and agendas.