Our presenter will be Nancy Turco, Senior Program Services Coordinator at Arden Courts of Austin, A Memory Care Community. She is responsible for planning the daily programs/activities for the residents, ensuring that they work to meet the physical, social, and mental well being needs of their residents.
Nancy Turco has a Certificate in Gerontology issued by the State of Texas. For two years (and up until a few months ago) she was the Ambassador for the Capital of Texas Chapter of the National Alzheimer's Association.
The presentation will include maintaining a brain-healthy diet, what we can do to improve our brain health as we age, and ways to reconnect with persons with Dementia/Alzheimer’s Disease.
Contact Tom Bauer, 512-743-6364 if you need a ride to the AARP meeting
2014 Officers Installed at the December, 2013 meeting
Janice Ootsey,Assistant Treasurer; Barbara Kaiser,Board of Directors ; John Murinchack, Board of Directors ;Tom Bauer, President; Marilyn Totten, Secretary; Cathy Crossland, Al Prewitt,Board of Directors ; Ray Vaughn, Nominating Committee Chairperson; Mary Ragland,Board of Directors
Absent: Vice-President: Petr Skalnik
At the December 2012 meeting President Tom Bauer presented a special award to Herb Zwernemann for imparting the best of AARP to Chapter 2426 in your capacity as chapter liason. His past service over these many years to all the Central Texas AARP chapters has been exemplary.
Mary Ragland led a discussion on proposed changes to Medicare and Social Security. Members completed a second survey on opinions on Medicare and Social Security.
Go to the Whats Happening Page to see information on our past programs and pictures from the Austin Area AARP meeting .
President: Tom Bauer Vice-President: Marilyn Totten Secretary: Margaret Pettit Treasurer: Catherine Crossland
Assistant Treasurer: Nancy Martin Board of Directors(in addition to the officers) Mary Ragland, Gail Glick, Ed Gionzales, Al Prewitt