Senior Citizens Advisory Council (SCAC)

The Senior Citizens Advisory Council (SCAC) advises the Orange County Board of Supervisors and the Office on Aging on matters affecting senior citizens in Orange County. The council consists of forty volunteer citizens, including local elected officials, representatives of health care and supportive service provider organizations, persons with leadership experience, and the general public. The Council has three standing committees and an Executive Board. 

How to Get Involved

The public is invited to attend SCAC meetings and committee meetings. For more information on meeting dates and times, please call (714) 480-2801. If you are interested in joining SCAC or one of its committees, you may download an application.


Meeting Schedule



Executive Board Members & Committee Chairs
Elaine Gennawey Chair  
Gene Hernandez Vice Chair  
Elizabeth Busick Secretary  
Phil Mandeville  Member-At-Large  
Dave Tetzlaff Member-At-Large  
Cynthia Thacker Member-At-Large  
John Pointer Past Chair  
Meredith Chillemi Chair Health / Nutrition
Sandy Stang Chair Housing / Transportation
Evelyn Velez Chair Legislative