Recruitment for Executive Director

The California Commission on Aging’s (CCoA) current Executive Director, Sandra Fitzpatrick, has announced her retirement at the end of the year.

The California Commission on Aging (CCoA) is actively seeking Executive Director candidates who are passionate and knowledgeable about the needs and well-being of older Californians. Our ideal candidate possesses administrative, legislative and policy experience as well as exemplary communication skills.

More information and application process can be found at California Commission on Aging's vacancy listings. The deadline for submitting applications is August 17, 2018.

Your Advocate: California Commission on Aging

The California Commission on Aging serves as the state’s principal advocate for older adults. Its primary purpose is to advance issues fundamental to ensuring healthy, purposeful and dignified longevity for all Californians.

The Commission on Aging advises the state’s Governor and Legislature, along with federal, state and local agencies, on programs and services that affect older adults. Additionally, the Commission works closely with public, nonprofit and private-sector institutions to address emerging challenges and opportunities.

Established in 1973 by a California government mandate and confirmed in the Older Californians Act, the Commission is comprised of 25 commissioners – representing diverse fields related to aging. Commissioners serve three-year terms as volunteers and are appointed by the Governor, the Speaker of the Assembly or by the Senate Rules Committee.


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1300 National Drive, Suite 173
Sacramento, CA 95834

Telephone: (916) 419-7591
Fax: (916) 419-7596

The CCoA administers the TRIPLE-A COUNCIL OF CALIFORNIA (TACC), representing the state's 33 Area Agency on Aging advisory councils.

To learn more visit the TACC website at