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, Chief Creative Officer
Joanie Daly, Chief Fiscal Officer