Lynn Kimball was elected as Secretary of USAging in July 2021. She has served on the USAging Board of Directors, representing Region X, since 2019. Lynn is the Executive Director of Aging and Long Term Care of Eastern Washington, which serves a mix of urban and rural counites in Washington State. Lynn came to the Aging Network in 2006 and found her home combining her passion for helping older adults and people with disabilities with her love of advocacy and community organizing. She served in multiple roles doing direct service, planning, and program development until she became Executive Director in 2014. She is an active member of the Washington Association of Area Agencies on Aging (W4A), where she currently serves as legislative chair.
Lynn holds a BA in Social Work and Sociology from University of Alaska Fairbanks, and a MSW from Eastern Washington University. She was born and raised in North Pole, Alaska, but now calls Spokane, Washington home with her husband, Rich, and their rescue dog, Copper. In her free time, she enjoys getting out for walks, spending time with family, reading, singing and playing ukulele.