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Vollmer reappointed to Minnesota Board of Aging

Minnesota Gov.

Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has reappointed Ellie Vollmer of Perham to the Minnesota Board of Aging, which develops, coordinates, evaluates and administers federal and state funds for programs for the aging, makes grants to area agencies on aging and nonprofit agencies, and serves as an advocate for older persons.

Vollmer has worked in the elder care field for more than 17 years.

She has degrees in gerontology and public administration from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and a psychology degree from the University of California-Irvine.

She was reappointed as a public member to a term that expires in January 2012.

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