We are Sonoma County Section on Aging

Welcome to the Sonoma County Section on Aging website! We are dedicated to providing resources, support, and advocacy for older adults in Sonoma County. The Sonoma County Section on Aging is a coalition of agencies, organizations and individuals concerned with the well-being of older adults and the education of our members. As a network alliance, we advocate for and promote the development, coordination, and implementation of older adult services in Sonoma County.

Whether you are an older adult looking for information and resources, or a caregiver seeking support and guidance, we are here to help. Our members are knowledgeable, compassionate, and dedicated to providing the highest level of service to our community.

Thank you for visiting our website. We hope you will find the information and resources you need, and we encourage you to contact us with any questions or concerns. Together, we can support and empower older adults in Sonoma County to live active, healthy, and fulfilling lives.

Monthly Meeting

Wednesday April 17th, 2024 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Dawn Lyons, BNI Executive Director

As a referral marketing expert, Dawn Lyons is the owner of 3 franchises of BNI in
the San Francisco Bay Area. Her regions have 63 chapters, 50+ Director
Consultants on her team, and 1,367 members! Dawn is expanding her reach with
entrepreneurs by opening 20 NEW chapters of BNI in 2024! In 2023, her members
generated $114 Million dollars in Thank You For Closed Business to each other!
Dawn loves to travel, garden, entertain with her husband Mike Macedonio, and
enjoys the bounty of wines in Sonoma County. They also sponsor 3 Bengal Tigers
in a rescue in Wisconsin and are on the Board of Directors.

Dawn will be speaking with us about effective networking and having the right
tools to be highly productive while still having fun and deepening our connections.
The tile of her presentation is “Do I wear a Bib or an Apron?”


Dawn Lyons
BNI Executive Director
San Francisco Bay Area
T  (707) 303-5453

Join us in person

Meeting time and locations

All are welcome to attend!! We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM at the Finley Community Center.  Located in the Cypress Room at  2060 West College Ave.  Santa Rosa, CA 

Thank you to our Sponsors

Breakfast Sponsor

Cody Welch
Providence Hospice

Coffee Sponsor

Linda Suhr
Autimn of Life Planning 

Raffle Sponsor

Cara Suminsk


Located at 3000 Dutton Avenue, Santa Rosa 

Pick up or Drop off Wednesdays only from 

11:00 am – 2:00 pm. 

Questions: Call (707) 360-2498

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A big thank you Mentors Moving and Storage for making this program possible by providing the space we need to offer these services to our community.

The best moving and storage company in Sonoma County!

Leadership Team


Vice President


Anna Grant



Sponsor Coordinator

Speaker Seeker

Speaker Seeker

Marketing Coordinator

Katie Tanner

MERP Coordinator

Happy Hour Coordinator