— The AARP Massachusetts Executive Council (EC) provides strategic direction for AARP at the state level. The volunteer board is led by State President Sandra Harris. Each member brings uniquely valuable skills and experience to AARP. PRESIDENT, Sandra Harris began her tenure as State President in January 2019. She was formerly a member of the AARP Massachusetts Executive Council, having joined in 2018. Her passion lies with advocating creative solutions and supportive environments that encourage elders to live at the highest level …

— The AARP Massachusetts Executive Council provides strategic direction for AARP at the state level. The 10-member board includes 9 volunteers, led by the State President, Linda F. Fitzgerald. Each member brings uniquely valuable skills and experience to AARP.           Linda F. Fitzgerald is currently serving her third term as AARP State President.  A lifelong Springfield resident, Linda retired after a 30-year career focused on advancing aging issues at the community level, in state government, and in …

— Barrie Atkin is one of four new members of the AARP Massachusetts 2013 Executive Council. In the video (below), Barrie’s new colleagues–Gordon Mathieson, Deborah Washington, and Jane Ahern-Defillippi–were asked about their role and their work on the Executive Council. Since Barrie wasn’t available for the videotaping, we’ve included her responses to the same questions here. Welcome, Barrie!     1. As a member of the AARP Massachusetts Executive Council, which issue is most important to you? Barrie: Making sure that AARP …