BATA also shares information and discusses current and future services with a volunteer Local Advisory Council consisting of community members representing various groups throughout Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties. Please contact us at if you're interested in participating. 


Past Meetings:

Januaury 24, 2022 (video recording)



Current members include:

Amanda Molski (Chairperson) - Associate Director

Area Agency on Aging


Mike Trahey 

BATA Rider and Community Representative


Dan Buron - CEO

Goodwill of Northern Michigan


Lana Payne - Director

Commission on Aging


April Missias - Director

Leelanau County Senior Services


Jim Moore / Demarie Jones

Disability Network


Michelle Krumm - Manager

Traverse City Senior Center


Mandy Joppich

BATA Rider and Community Representative


Susan Odgers

BATA Rider and Community Representative 


Updated: 02.02.22