Atalaya Sergi

Atalaya Sergi

“I want us to see older adults as contributors to the conversation, as problem solvers, as answers to our prayers. I have experienced the impact they can have in the education and the non-profit space, I know firsthand the difference they can make.”...
Brandon Ross

Brandon Ross

“There’s a certain age, which typically starts receiving a blind eye by our society. I want people to start opening their eyes and recognizing the wisdom Older Persons have to contribute to the world.” Brandon RossBrandon Ross is a Documentary Filmmaker...
Odile Robotti

Odile Robotti

“I run a management training and HR consultancy. I think I can contribute best by convincing organizations to promote encore careers, to support a new narrative on younger-olds (i.e. people up to 80 years of age), to combat ageism and to facilitate...
Dr. Karen D. Lincoln

Dr. Karen D. Lincoln

“Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth-leading cause of death among adults in the United States, but it is the fourth-leading cause of death for African Americans. I would like to rewrite the story of millions of African American families who are dealing with this...
Raymond A. Jetson

Raymond A. Jetson

“I believe one of the greatest opportunities before us today is engaging older adults as resources to respond to many of the challenges impacting communities across the country. This is especially true in inner-city neighborhoods. My sincere desire is to be a...
Cal J. Halvorsen

Cal J. Halvorsen

“I envision a society in which all members have the opportunity to grow old as vibrantly as possible and, importantly, who see service to others as a fundamental human responsibility. I strive to raise awareness about the economic difficulties facing older...