ALERT: Colorado is on a statewide Stay-at-Home order (effective March 26-April 11) asking residents to stay home unless they are performing critical activities. All City of Commerce City facilities and rec centers remain closed to the public through April 17. Visit for updates.

Senior Committee Organization

The parks and recreation department relies on the Program/Wellness Committee and the Outreach Committee to advise department staff, serve as an information resource to program participants, assist with fundraising and provide outreach services.

If you are interested in serving on one of the committees, please contact:

Derrick Tripp
Recreation Supervisor of Senior Services

Program/Wellness Committee

Provides input on health and wellness activities, including coordinating annual 50+ wellness fair. Group meets monthly at the Recreation Center.


  • Thelma Cole
  • Ollie Grimard
  • JoAnn Hardt
  • Carole Harvell
  • Sue Horner
  • Jennie Loveridge
  • Clara McKee
  • Dona Nunlee
  • Beth Scott
  • JoAnn Vail
  • Shirley Valentine

Outreach Committee

Oversees and implements annual outreach plan designed to increase older adult participation in programs. Group meets monthly at the Recreation Center.


  • Linda Fortney
  • George Maxey
  • John Meyers
  • Sandy Schmoller
  • Linda Wulf
  • Frances Zacek
  • Tillie Villarreal