The Senior Center has several advisory groups that help guide our decision-making and operations. Read on to find out what they do and who the current members are.

Committee on Aging          Advisory Council        Foundation Board       How Can I Get Involved?

Committee member

Committee on Aging

What Do They Do?

The Committee on Aging advises the Community Services Committee, the Community Development Division, the Mayor, the Common Council and other City Departments. They meet once a month at the Madison Senior Center to discuss issues related to aging in our community.

Meeting Schedule


  • Alnisa Allgood
  • Patrick Heck
  • Blinda Beason
  • Faisal Kaud
  • Donna Bryant
  • Kathleen Poi
  • Ya Chen
  • Kathy Whitt
  • Ms. Charlie Daniel
  • Michael Verveer
  • Felicitus Ferington

red flowers on patio,  photo credit: City of Madison

Foundation Board

What Do They Do?

Our Foundation Board oversees fundraising for the Senior Center. For more information on the Madison Senior Center Foundation Inc, please visit our Donate page.


  • Sally Miley - President
  • Faisal Kaud
  • Jeffrey Budzisz - Treasurer
  • Kathy Whitt
  • Jegan (Sri) Sriskandarajah
  • Sally Jo Spaeni - Executive Director
  • Tom Dechant
  • John Weichelt - Staff

How Can I Get Involved?

This is your chance to make an impact on your community! If you are interested in serving on any of the listed committees, you can view the list of current vacancies online and/or contact our Director Sally Jo Spaeni for more information.