Aging and Long Term Care of Eastern Washington

Authorized by and Date: Resolution 2005-0150 passed on October 3, 2005, effective October 3,2005.

Mission Statement/Purpose: The mission of Aging and Long Term Care of Eastern Washington is to promote well-being, independence, dignity, and choice for all older persons and for individuals needing long term care in Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, Spokane and Whitman counties.

Meeting date, time and location: The ALTCEW governing board meets quarterly, beginning at 1:30 p.m., at ALTCEW, 1222 N. Post, Spokane, WA. Confirmed meeting dates for 2021 are: August 6, and November 5. Please visit the ALTCEW website at for updated meeting information.

Members Representing
Tim Sigler City of Spokane, Community, Housing & Human Services Director
Jean Kindem PMC Chair
Karen Stratton Spokane City Council
Josh Kerns Spokane County Commissioner
Rod Higgins Spokane Valley City Council
Michael Heath Ferry County Commissioner
John Gentle Pend Oreille County Commissioner
Mark Burrows Stevens County Commissioner
Arthur D. Swannack Whitman County Commissioner
Michael J. Piccolo City of Spokane, Assistant City Attorney


Terms: In accordance with ALTCEW Bylaws, the ALTCEW Planning and Management Council Chair serves, as a voting member on the ALTCEW Board. Other members of the Board serve by governmental appointment of the entity their represent.


Lynn Kimball
ALTCEW Executive Director
Phone: 509.458.2509

Legal Counsel
Michael J. Piccolo
Assistant City Attorney