Craig Fowler, MBA
Board Vice Chair
Jennifer Carson, PhD
Dr. Carson is the Project Director of the Dementia Friendly Nevada initiative, is the author and facilitator of Bravo Zulu: Achieving Excellence in Relationship-Centered Dementia Care, a comprehensive, 12-hour dementia education program developed in partnership with the Nevada Department of Veterans Services. She also partners with the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine’s Sanford Center for Aging on a U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program grant.
Board Vice Chair of Lived Experience
Co-Founder and Chair Emeritus
Magda Kaczmarska, MFA
Magda serves as a representative to the UN with Generations United and is on the executive committee of the UN NGO Committee on Ageing. As an Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health at the Global Brain Health Institute, Magda builds collaborations around the globe to design and expand access to creative aging programs that support brain health, belonging and artistic expression across the lifespan.
Senior Financial Advisor
Debra Tann, EdD.
Dr. Tann facilitates an online support group designed for care partners, is the host of a local monthly Memory Café for those living with memory loss, is a national and international speaker, and an ambassador for ALZAuthors traveling dementia library in Georgia. She is a strong advocate debunking myths associated with dementia and educating about stigma and misunderstanding around dementia. Dr. Tann also works to eradicate health care disparities as it relates to diagnosis rates, access to early treatment, quality care, clinical research, and trial participation rates among Blacks and Latinos. She is the author of “The Race of Dementia”. Her husband, Chris, is living with dementia.