The Council will be supported by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The full list of Council members:

  • Eileen Connors, Philanthropist, Co-Chair
  • Marylou Sudders, Secretary of Health and Human Services, Co-Chair
  • Bill Caplin; Retired, Insurance & Financial Planner, Transamerica Life Companies and Transamerica Financial Advisors, Inc.
  • Ruth Moy, Executive Director, Greater Boston Chinese Golden Age Center
  • Joseph F. Coughlin, Director, MIT AgeLab
  • Rosanne DiStefano, Executive Director, Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley Inc.
  • Kevin J. Dumas, Mayor, City of Attleboro
  • Tom Grape, Chairman and CEO of Benchmark Senior Living
  • Dan Henry, Chief Culture Officer, Bright Horizons
  • Laura Iglesias M.D., Geriatric Medicine, Baystate Medical Center
  • Steven Kaufman, Clinical Psychologist
  • Brian O’Grady, Ph.D, Director, Williamstown COA & MCOA President
  • Janina Sadlowski, Head of Quality & Regulatory Philips Home Monitoring
  • Amy Schectman, President and CEO, Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly
  • Tom Riley, President & CEO, Seniorlink
  • Ger Brophy, Chief Technology Officer, Life Sciences, General Electric Healthcare
  • Beth Dugan, Associate Professor, Department of Gerontology, McCormack Graduate School, UMass Boston
  • Betsy Howell-Hampton, Vice President, Population Health at Reliant Medical Group
  • Nora Moreno Cargie, President, Tufts Health Plan Foundation
  • Alicia Munnell, Director, Boston College Retirement Research Center
  • Kate Fichter, assistant secretary for policy, MassDOT
  • Alice Bonner, Secretary of Elder Affairs
  • Rosalin Acosta, Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development
  • Chrystal Kornegay, Undersecretary of Housing and Economic Development