Celebration of Baltimore’s Ecosystem of Supporters of Older Adults
Join Maryland Philanthropy Network's Affinity Group on Aging for their 2nd annual convening to learn together and celebrate the year's accomplishments with festive food and drink. Attendees will:
- Connect with those who support older adults in Baltimore;
- Be inspired by a leader in the field of Aging;
- Celebrate innovation and successes in the field; and
- Network to gain insight and perspective.
Sandy Markwood, CEO of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (N4A), has more than 30 years of experience in the development and delivery of aging, health, human services, housing and transportation programs in counties and cities across the nation. As CEO, Sandy is responsible for N4A’s overall management. She sets strategic direction for the staff, oversees the implementation of all policy, grassroots advocacy, membership and program initiatives. She also leads n4a’s fundraising efforts and engages corporate sponsors to support critical initiatives, including an aging awards/best practices program and the Leadership Institute for Area Agency on Aging staff. Externally, Sandy forms strategic partnerships with federal agencies and organizations in aging, human services, and health care arenas to enhance the role and recognition of Area Agencies on Aging and Title VI programs. Sandy holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from the University of Virginia.
4:00 Doors Open for Networking
4:30 Welcome and Introductions
4:40 Address by Sandy Markwood, CEO, National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
5:10 – 6:00 Networking Reception
This event is for members and invited guests only.