About Us


Who We Are

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Our Mission – Seniors First enhances the quality of life for Central Florida senior citizens by maintaining their independence and dignity through nutrition, home improvement and support services, which assist seniors in need.

Who is eligible for services? Any Orange or Seminole County resident, 60 or older, may be eligible for our services. Eligibility requirements vary by program, and some programs require a professional in-home assessment.

For more information click here to see our Profile with the Central Florida Foundation


SENIORS FIRST 2014 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Chairman: Robert Higgins, Attorney/ Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed

1st Vice Chair: Gordon Arkin, Retired Partner/ Foley & Lardner

2nd Vice Chair: Larry Stewart, Client Adviser / Seaside National Bank & Trust

Treasurer: Edward Casoria, Attorney / Private Practice

Secretary: Melvin Pittman, Retired Director / Orange County Community & Environmental Services

Past Chairman: Jerry Kassab, President/ Aspire Health Partners

Members – At – Large

Janis Austin, Property Accounting Coordinator/ Darden Restaurants

Kim Blaylock, Sr. Account Supervisor/ Fry/Hammond/Barr

John Gay, Managing Principle / Cresa Orlando

Michelle Hage, Retired Manager / Orlando Health Customer Service

Gaby Ortigoni, Manager Community Relations / Orlando Utilities Commission

Allison Ramirez, Attorney/ Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed

Margaret Sauer, Retired Professor/ UCF School of Social Work

Levon Williams, Neighborhood Preservation Manager / Orange County Government