Based upon the Governor’s Executive Order No. 2020-110, all Ionia County buildings and non-essential departments and services are now OPEN to the public. Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.


PLEASE NOTE: When returning a call from the Commission on Aging, you must dial (616) 527-5365 or (888) 527-5366. You cannot return the call on your caller ID (or the number that shows on your cell phone). If you do this, you will receive a busy signal as this line is for OUTGOING calls ONLY. We apologize for this inconvenience.

Carol HanulcikCOA Director/Administratorext. 366
Lisa InsleyNutrition Directorext. 372
Deb SteeleIn Home Services Directorext. 224
Sherry JonesTransportation Coordinatorext. 540
Rachel YencharWellness & Healthy Agingext. 468
Emily HigbeeCaseworker/Admin. Outreachext. 228
Karen Crystal
Caseworkerext. 235
Chris WolcottCaseworkerext. 225
Mary Jane KuhtzAdministrative Assistantext. 265
Brenda CookAdministrative Assistantext. 265
DJ ScarboroughAdministrative Assistantext. 265

Kitchen, Meal Sites & Meals on Wheels Staff:

Lynne Burns, Connie Cerny-Nash, Ron Dankenbring, Ron Elvert, Diane Hillabrandt, Kemberly Kimble, Pam Mason, Judy Morris, Lori Mroczek, Rick Poole, Jenny Root, Karol Stauff, Aletha Thornburg, Deb Wittenbach.

In Home Services Staff:

Delia Bailey, Glenna Billeadeaux, Barb Green, Cynthia Haag-May, Carol Lamphere, Elice Limon, Pam Mason, Betty Ross, Carol Slater, Brenda Snow, Edith Taylor, Penny Woodhams.

Transportation Drivers and Volunteers:

Conrad Campbell, John Geisen, Patrick Lovro, Richard Sage, Anthony Webster, William Wright, Susan Miller, Ellen Smith.

Wellness Staff & Volunteers:

Rachel Yenchar, Brenda Cook, Emily Higbee, Sherry Jones, Cindy Rollman.

The Commission on Aging’s work is further supported by a multitude of volunteers – we THANK YOU for your service!

Commission on Aging

115 Hudson Street
Ionia, MI 48846

(616) 527-5365
Toll Free: 1-888-527-5365

(616) 527-5955


Office Hours:
8:30am – 5:00pm