Mary Warren

Employee PhotoDirector - Area Agency on Aging

Phone: 919-558-2707
Fax: 919-549-9390




BS in (Human Services)Technology, NC Wesleyan College

MS in Leadership and Organizational Change Management, Pfeiffer University

Certificate in Aging, Boston University, Center for Education and Disability Education and Research


Professional Experience

Joined Triangle J in 2004 and has worked as the Aging Program Administrator, Aging Program Coordinator and the Assistant Director of the Area Agency on Aging. Previously employed 13 years as Director of Adult Day Services for the Council For Senior Citizens in Durham (now Durham Center for Senior Life), operating two adult day centers. Has over 10 years experience in area long-term care facilities in various positions (director of social services, admissions, activities, etc.), and has worked with children and adults with developmental disabilities, including autism.  She is a member of the board of the Durham County Friends of RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) and is a former chairperson.  Mary is an active member of the NC Association of Area Agencies on Aging, the NC Association on Aging and the NC Adult Day Services Association, as well as several national organizations.



  • Information and Assistance regarding available services for older adults and persons with disabilities
  • Quality Assurance and Funds Administration for Home and Community Care Block Grant (HCCBG) and related funding
  • Program and Resource Development
  • Education & Training
  • Community and Services Planning
  • Advocacy
  • Staff Supervision and Development.


Representative Projects

  • Orientation to (HCCBG) Services Administration
  • TJCOG Livability Self-Assessment for Municipalities 
  • Community Resources Connections Projects
  • Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program
  • Aging Advisory Council and Senior Tar Heel Legislature 
  • TJAAA Action Plan for Aging Adults and Adults with Disabilities 2016-2020