Aging-Related Issues

August 28, 2014
University of Pittsburgh, University Club
123 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA

I. Call to Order

II. Pledge of Allegiance

III. Joint Hearing on Aging Related Issues

10:00 a.m. – Opening Statements & Member Introductions
*Statement by Sen. Randy Vulakovich, Chairman, Senate Aging & Youth Committee
*Statement by Sen. Sean Wiley, Minority Chairman, Senate Aging & Youth Committee
*Statement by Rep. Tim Hennessey, Chairman, House Aging & Older Adult Services Committee
*Statement by Rep. Steve Samuelson, Minority Chairman, House Aging & Older Adult Services Com.

10:15 a.m.
David Gingerich, Deputy Secretary for PA Department of Aging

10:30 a.m.
Bonnie Rose, Deputy Secretary for Office of Long Term Living, PA
Department of Public Welfare

10:45 a.m.
Jim Palmquist, Volunteer AARP State President &
Ray Landis, Senior Manager of Advocacy, AARP

11:00 a.m.
Vickie Hoak, Executive Director, PA Homecare Association

11:15 a.m.
Paul Winkler, Leading Age PA

11:30 a.m.
Mildred Morrison – Director, Allegheny County Area Agencies on Aging

11:45 a.m.
Bob Nelkin, President & CEO of the United Way of Allegheny County
Bobbi Watt Geer, President & CEO of the Westmoreland County United Way

12:00 p.m.
Patti Darnley, President & CEO Gateway Health

Additional Information:
Steve Fisher, President of the PA Association of Health Underwriters