Senior Commission

Senior Commissioners in the community.

The Senior Commission advises both the Los Altos and Los Altos Hills City Councils in all matters pertaining to seniors.  Its purpose includes gathering information from the senior community; assisting in recommending, planning, and promoting programs, services and resources for seniors; creating opportunities for seniors to make significant contributions to the community; and recommending an appointee to the Silicon Valley Advisory Council of the Council on Aging.


The Senior Commission meets the first Monday of each month beginning at 4:30 p.m. in Room 11 of the Hillview Community Center, 97 Hillview Avenue.

Name Term Term Expiration
Chair, Vacant (Los Altos)  -  -
Vice Chair, Vacant (Los Altos)  -  -
Vacant (Los Altos)  -  -
Vacant (Los Altos)  -  -
Vacant (Los Altos)  -  -
Jim Basiji (Los Altos Hills) 1st March 2019
Karen Lemes (Los Altos Hills) Unexpired March 2017
Candace Avina Staff Liaison (Los Altos)
Sarah Gualtieri Staff Liaison (Los Altos Hills)