About Us

The draft of Austin’s Age-Friendly Action Plan was developed by a group of nonprofits and individuals, including:

Janee Briesemeister
Commission on Seniors, District 5, Chair

 

 

 

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Teresa Sansone Ferguson
AustinUp Executive Director

 

 

 

Erica Garcia-Pittman
Commission on Seniors, District 7
UT Dell Medical School
Seton Family Health Center

 

David Gray
Commission on Seniors, District 6

 

 

 

 

Jessica Lemann
AARP

 

 

 

 

Carla Penny
AARP

 

 

 

 

Shubhada Saxena
SAIVA

 

 

 

 

Sally VanSickle
Commission on Seniors, District 9
Capital City Village

 

 

 

 

Not pictured:

Angela Atwood
AustinUp Board Chair

Jennifer Scott
Commission on Seniors
Area Agency on Aging
Aging & Disability Resource Center

Mary Teeters
Meals on Wheels Central Texas

Peter Varteressian
Commission on Seniors, District 8