2017 Co-Chairs




Executive Director, Area Agency on Aging

Patty Bordie has served older adults and their caregivers in local, regional and state level aging networks. Her tenure includes evidence-based prevention and wellness projects, caregiver support programs and service delivery models which promote successful aging in place. In her current role as Director of the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area and Aging and Disability Resource Center at the Capital Area Council of Governments, she oversees Older Americans Act services and streamlined access for individuals of all ages to long term services and supports.



Executive Director, Coming of Age

Fred has over 25 years’ experience in volunteer management and human services planning on senior issues.  His professional experience has been with the State of Texas, the Austin Chamber of Commerce, and Travis County’s Health and Human Services Planning & Evaluation Division, RSVP and Coming of Age.  

Fred currently shares his passion on older adult issues and community engagement while serving on the Capital Area Aging Services Council, the regional Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council, and is a County-appointed Commissioner to the City of Austin’s Commission on Seniors.