Oct 18 2017 12:45 PM
Governor Charlie Baker will be addressing the Fall Conference attendees on October 18. The conference will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Danvers and the Governor’s plenary session begins at 12:45 p.m.
Annual Fall Conference Headliners
Massachusetts Councils on Aging (MCOA)
Easthampton, MA: MCOA is pleased to announce that Governor Charlie Baker will be addressing the Fall Conference attendees at the October 18. The conference will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Danvers and the Governor’s plenary session begins at 12:45 p.m. He will be speaking about, “The STATE of Older Adults.” A panel of elder experts will then respond to the Governor’s remarks. Panelists include EOEA Secretary Alice Bonner, ASA President Robert Blancato, ACL Regional Administrator Kathleen Otte, and MCOA President Brian O’Grady.
On Thursday, October 19, Kathleen Otte, ACL Regional Administrator and James Firman, President and CEO of the National Council on Aging will be addressing the topic, “Supporting YOU As We Age Out Loud.” The session begins at 1 p.m. Ms. Otte and Mr. Firman will be joined by state association presidents Brinn Sullivan from the NHASC in New Hampshire, Rick Liegl from CASCP Connecticut, and Brian O’Grady, from MCOA in Massachusetts.
For more information, please contact Director of Member Services, Donna Popkin at 617-775-0116.
MCOA is a non-profit membership organization serving the Commonwealth’s municipally-based Councils on Aging. Our mission is building strategic partnerships to educate, empower, and advocate for professionals who work with older adults. For more information about programs, events, and trainings please look for MCOA’s newsletter, Weekly Briefs available on the MCOA’s website mcoaonline.com and by email subscription (free).