Senior Citizens Council

Monthly Meetings

Senior Council meetings are held at 9 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month at 1 Civic Center Plaza in the Council Chambers, with the exception of December. Meetings are open to public, they are also cable cast live on ICTV (cable channel 30).

Minutes & Agendas




Irvine Senior Citizens Council Members​

  • Chair Greta Jacobs (Appointed by Vice Mayor Agran)
  • Vice Chair Amal Baradehi (Appointed by Mayor Khan)
  • Senior Council Member Michele Jacknik (Member at Large)
  • Senior Council Member Dr. Zainab Saadi (Appointed by Councilmember Treseder)
  • * Senior Council Member Bill Sandlin (Appointed by Councilmember Carroll)
  • Senior Council Member Preeti Singh (Member at Large)
  • Senior Council Member Myung Suh (Appointed by Councilmember Kim)

Irvine Senior Citizens Council Duties

  • Advisory: Act in an advisory capacity to the City Council in establishing policy on matters pertaining to special interests and concerns of senior citizens.
  • Consultancy: Act as a sounding board for persons, schools and organizations who have an interest in senior citizens activities and programs.
  • Budget: Consider the proposed annual budget for the Senior Services section and make recommendations to the City Council.
  • Advisement: Advise in the planning of facilities, transportation, activities, services and programs designed to serve the older adult community in Irvine.
  • Selection of At-Large Members: The selection of the two members-at-large is conducted every two years on odd numbered years in September.

For more information about member-at-large positions, contact  Ryan McGraw at or 949-724-6732.


Senior Citizens Council Meetings

The City is pleased to announce that the regular Senior Citizens Council (Senior Council) meeting will be available through Zoom, as well as a dial-in conference call line. In an effort to enhance community engagement, community members may submit comments via email to on upcoming agenda items, as well as throughout the Senior Council meeting.

See below for instructions on joining the meeting through Zoom and how to submit comments. Meeting ID and Passcode will be provided prior to the meeting date.


Public comments can be made prior to or during the Senior Council meeting via email to For questions, contact the recording secretary at 714-396-5009.


You can also join via the Zoom app on your smartphone or tablet, or in a web browser at 

The live stream will be available starting 8 a.m. (1 hour before the meeting). We suggest installing and testing the Zoom software on your devices before the meeting. Visit for additional information.

Meeting ID: 845 5591 4078
Passcode: 802057

Zoom Link

If you are having issues joining the meeting, please copy and paste the following URL into your browser: will be provided prior to meeting.


If you would like to join by phone, dial 669-900-6833 and enter the Meeting ID and Passcode that is provided below. 

Meeting ID: 845 5591 4078
Passcode: 802057

International numbers are available:

For technical support for this meeting, please call 949-724-6147.