The National Council on Aging Elects Two New Board Members
Jan 9 14
The National Council on Aging appointed two new members to the NCOA Board of Directors, effective immediately. Heather Dupré has 30 years of experience creating and growing the world's strongest brands. Current President & CEO of Egg Strategy Inc., Dupré leads a 55-person global marketing consultancy with a focus on world-class Fortune 500 clients, including Nestlé, J&J, Kraft, Shire, McDonald's, and Vanity Fair Corporation. Previously, as Global Director of Women's Health for Bristol Myers-Squibb, Dupré created and launched the Viactiv Active Nutrition for women, the first by women for woman brand that won best new product of the year from Business Week. Sunder Joshi is Chief Administrative Officer/CFO for the American Heart Association, with oversight of Finance, Human Resources, Technology, Facilities and Corporate Services, Internal Audit, and Bequest Administration.Prior to his current position, Joshi was tasked with merging the business operations of 18 independently incorporated chapters into one entity and later managed similar mergers of the California, Greater Los Angeles, Nevada, and Utah affiliates.
The National Council on Aging Launches New Online Tool 'EconomicCheckUp'
Dec 10 13
The National Council on Aging (NCOA) launched a new online tool, EconomicCheckUp(R), to assist older Americans with budgeting, saving money, employment, and achieving greater financial security. EconomicCheckUp(R) asks a series of questions to help older adults identify benefits and services that could save money; find ways to cut expenses; better utilize existing assets, such as wages and home equity; and develop a concrete plan to achieve greater economic security. EconomicCheckUp(R) is one of a suite of online tools designed by NCOA to help seniors maximize their money. Other tools include BenefitsCheckUp(R), which screens for thousands of public and private benefits programs, and My Medicare Matters(TM), an educational site that helps people with Medicare make the most of their coverage. EconomicCheckUp(R) was developed with generous support from The Retirement Research Foundation and Bank of America Charitable Foundation.
Sharon Gleason Joins as Chief Development Officer of The National Council on Aging
Oct 17 13
The National Council on Aging announced that Sharon Gleason, CFRE, ACFRE, has been named Chief Development Officer. Gleason has 18 years' experience managing and leading nonprofits. Gleason serves on both the Association of Professional Fundraisers' Government Affairs Committee and the Certified Fund Raiser Executives International board of directors.