ONTARIO – The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc. announces the appointment of four new members to its Board of Trustees: Colonel Michael Howard, Jason Painley, Dawn Herner, and Becky Plank.
Becky Plank, representing Ashland County, will fill the seat left vacant by Dorothy Stitzlein. Stitzlein, whose term expired, contributed greatly and leaves the board with distinction.
Becky Plank lives in Ashland and is a retired social services professional. With over 33 years of experience, she brings expertise in budgeting, fundraising, and human relations. She is an active member of the community and the Area Agency on Aging, where she has served on the Advisory council and continues to serve on the Foundation Board.
Plank has served in several Ashland leadership positions like the Ashland Business & Professional Women. For over 30 years, she has volunteered for the Ohio Senior Health Information Insurance Program by helping people with Medicare, Medicaid, and Insurance questions.
Officers for 2020 include: President: Jeff Polzin (At-large Representative, Morrow County), Vice President: Jana Mulherin (Richland County representative), Vice President: Kellie Hartsel (Seneca County representative), Treasurer: Beth Myers (At-large representative, Richland County), and Secretary: Nate Roshon (Crawford County representative).
The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc., located at Hawkins Corner in Ontario, serves the North Central Ohio area including Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Richland, Seneca and Wyandot Counties, providing assistance to aging individuals and disabled individuals. Contact the Area Agency on Aging at 419-524-4144 or 1-800-560-5799.