Ohio’s 12 Area Agencies on Aging are members of o4a and the director of each AAA serves on the o4a Board of Directors.

2023-2025 o4a Board of Directors

  • Jim Endly, Area Agency on Aging 9, President
  • Suzanne Burke, Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio, Vice President
  • Jennifer Westfall, Buckeye Hills Regional Council, Treasurer
  • Joe Rossi, Direction Home of Eastern Ohio, Secretary
  • Doug Beach, Western Reserve Area Agency on Aging, Immediate Past President
  • Doug McGarry, Area Agency on Aging 2
  • Jacqi Lucke, Area Agency on Aging 3
  • Billie Johnson, Area Office on Aging of Northwestern Ohio
  • Duana Patton, Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging
  • Katie White, Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging
  • Melissa Dever, Area Agency on Aging, District 7
  • Gary Cook, Direction Home Akron Canton Area Agency on Aging

o4a Staff

Larke Recchie, Chief Executive Officer
Beth Kowalczyk, Chief Policy Officer
Tamarak Arebalo, Event Planner & Office Administrator
Joanie Daly, Chief Financial Officer