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Meet the Professional Leaders Who
Designed this Year’s Event


 

Program Committee


Vivian Nava-Schellinger

Associate Director, Strategic Partnerships & External Affairs

National Council on Aging 

Brandy Bauer

Associate Director, Center for Benefits Access

National Council on Aging 

Emily McDonald

Director, Aging Mastery Program and Community Partnerships

National Council on Aging 

Maureen O'Leary

Program Manager, National Institute of Senior Centers

National Council on Aging 


 

Dorothea Vafiadis
Director, Center for
Healthy Aging
 
National Council on Aging 
Kathleen Zuke
Senior Program Manager,
Center for Healthy Aging
 
National Council on Aging 
Susan L. Silberman, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Research & Evaluation
 
National Council on Aging
Randy Feliciano, MPA
Senior Program Manager,
Center for Benefits Access
 
National Council on Aging

 

Keri Lipperini, MPA

Director, Office of Nutrition and 
Health Promotion Programs

Administration for Community Living, Department of Health
and Human Services
 
Maggie Flowers

Project Officer, Office of Healthcare Information and Counseling

Administration for Community Living, Department of Health
and Human Services
Larry Curley

Executive Director

National Indian Council on Aging
Dr. Imani Woody

CEO 

Mary’s House for Older Adults


 

Amber Kelleher

CEO

  United Way Retirees Association

Ana Melgoza

Vice President

San Ysidro Health

Bria Grant

Executive Director

UniteMKE, Inc.

Sherman Gillums, Jr.

Chief Advocacy Officer

AMVETS 


 

Nicole Marriott

President/CEO

Health Council of South Florida

Cristina Calvillo-Rivera

Principal and Co-Founder 

CR Strategies

Jennifer Raymond

Chief Strategy Officer, Director

Healthy Living Center of Excellence

Paige Denison

Chair, Evidence Based Leadership Collaborative

Sounds Generations


 

Roberta Carlin

Executive Director

American Association on Health and Disability

Yvette Lugo

Director 

Rio Grande Area Agency
on Aging
Laura Crews

Director of Benefits Access

Senior Resources Agency
on Aging
Abigail Zapote

Executive Director 

Latinos for a Secure
Retirement

 

Lavina Tomer

Chair 

Southern Arizona PRIDE

Jessica Walker

Program Director, Business Development 

Area Agency on Aging
of Dallas County
Keetah Smith

Director of Community and Clinical Linkages 

UniteMKE, Inc.
Elizabeth Bernat, MHA

Director of Senior Services 

Roper St. Francis Healthcare, Lowcountry Senior Center