Council on Aging

Council on Aging (COA)

The nine-member COA is appointed by the Select Board for a three-year term. Each member can serve multiple consecutive terms.


Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Ashland Council on Aging to advocate for a variety of services and activities that support the independent well-being of all seniors while enhancing their dignity and self-respect.

Regular Meetings

The COA meets on the first Thursday of each month at the Ashland Community Center at 10 AM. Meetings are open to the public and observers are welcome.


Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

Click here  to view the COA previous Agendas & Meeting Minutes

Council on Aging's Executive Board


Sara Perkett, Chair
Term Expires 8/31/24
Appt by Select Board
John "Fran" Blake, Vice Chair
Term Expires 8/31/23
Appt by Select Board
Lisa Uglialoro, Clerk
Term Expires 8/31/25
Appt by Select Board


Council Members

Alexis Christopher
Term Expires 8/31/25
Appt by Select Board

Jean Delouchry
Term Expires 8/31/24
Appointed by Select Board

Deborah Connaughton
Term Expires 8/31/23
Appointed by Select Board



Diane Hansen
Term Expires 8/31/23
Appointed by Select Board 

Pat McHale

Term Expires 8/31/25
Appointed by Select Board

Corrine Hickey
Term Expires 8/31/24
Appointed by Select Board