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Josephine Kalipeni , MS

Josephine K Edited
Director of Policy and Partnerships, Caring Across Generations
Ms. Kaliperni’s expertise includes grassroots and faith-based organizing, civic and consumer engagement with a focus on millennial engagement, social justice campaign development, health equity, and policy development and analysis. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in sociology with a concentration in political science and religious studies from the University of Illinois and her Masters Degree is in Social Justice and Community Development from Loyola University in Chicago. Ms. Kaliperni initially worked in direct services, family crisis management, and social work where she saw institutionalized injustices and first-hand consumer encounters with private and public programs. This lead her into advocacy, community organizing, and policy development. Josie is currently working in DC for Caring Across Generations as the Director of Policy and Partnerships.

Daniel Look - Biography

Dan LookDaniel C. Look, Chief Strategy Officer (Ret.); CEO, DMR INC
As NLCS’ Chief Strategy Officer Dan directed Special Projects to transform service deliveries and develop projects within the National Lutheran family, he developed and oversaw all strategic opportunities and initiatives, ensuring they match NLCS’ long-term strategic goals and to grow and enhance our ministry of providing care with a purpose to seniors. These encompassed community renovations, service expansion, development of HCBS capacity, service delivery to moderate and low income housing and developing partnerships with education, acute and affinity partners.  As President of Dining Management Resources, a company he founded in 1984, he has worked with more than 800 senior living communities nation-wide. Dan began in senior living in 1973. Dan is a frequent presenter at workshops and seminars for national and state associations. He serves on the Advisory Council for The Elizabeth Dole Foundation and the American Association of Caregiving Youth. Dan completed his education at Ohio Wesleyan University

Sylvan Hurewitz, MD Biography

Sylvan HurewitzSylvan Hurewitz, MD is from Havertown, PA and will soon make his permanent residence in Palm Beach County. He is a Board-Certified Internist and has a broad background in medicine as both a solo practitioner and as a member of group practices. He has served as the Medical Director of Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca’s Clinical Pharmacology Unit, and has provided scientific expertise in the safety evaluation and risk management of GlaxoSmithKline products, as well as consulting to other health-related entities. Dr. Hurewitz was educated at Temple University and stayed in the Philadelphia area to practice. His numerous presentations and publications primarily center around the clinical management of HIV and AIDS. In addition to serving on the AACY Board, Dr. Hurewitz plans to participate in M.A.C.Y. as a mentor for a caregiving youth. 

Althea Ceasor Biography

alethaceasarAlthea is an independent Affinity Marketing and Business Development consultant. Prior to that, Althea spent nine years at ADT Security Services as Manager, Partnership and Business Development, North America. In that role, Althea developed and implemented partnership strategies for the insurance, financial services and energy sectors – identifying distribution partners / resellers and negotiating co-marketing programs. Althea began her professional career with Eastman Kodak, in Rochester New York, where she held a variety of roles over a period of ten years. After leaving Kodak, Althea joined Hope Worldwide, a global non-profit, as Regional Marketing Director for HOPE for kids and was responsible for managing and overseeing the marketing and public relations initiatives for Africa, the Caribbean and the Eastern United States. Throughout her career she has held a variety of leadership roles at both non-profit and for profit organizations in Marketing, Public Relations, Communications and Community Relations. Althea received her BS in Mathematics and Meteorology with high honors from the State University of New York at Brockport. Her affiliations and honor have included Big Brother and Big Sister of NYC, Executive Women’s international, Harlem YMCA Executive Committee, Outstanding Young Woman of America, Harlem YMCA Black Achiever in Industry, Alpha Chi National Honor Society and Who’s Who in American Colleges and University. Althea is a strong proponent of the work being done by AACY and is honored to have joined the AACY board in 2017.


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Small Connie
Connie Siskowski

As a child I took care of my Grandfather.
How I wish there had been an AACY for me then!


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