Who We Are
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.
SENIORS FIRST 2014 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Chair: Gordon Arkin, Retired Partner | Foley & Lardner
1st Vice Chair: Larry Stewart, Client Adviser|at Seaside National Bank & Trust
2nd Vice Chair: Margaret Sauer, Retired Professor| UCF School of Social Work
Treasurer: Edward Casoria, Attorney in Private Practice
Secretary: Melvin Pittman, Retired Director | Orange County Community & Environmental Services
Past Chairman: Robert Higgins, Attorney| Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed
Members – At – Large
Janis Austin, Property Accounting Coordinator | Darden Restaurants
Kim Blaylock, Sr. Account Supervisor | &Barr
Carol Clark, Aide to Mayor Jacobs | Orange County Government
Steven Fisher, Regional Vice President | TD Bank
John Gay, Managing Principle | Cresa Orlando
Michelle Hage, Retired Manager | Orlando Health Customer Service
Jerry Kassab | Aspire Health Partners
Bruce Marin, Attorney | Foley & Lardner
Allison Ramirez, Attorney| Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor & Reed
Jim Shapiro, Retired | Auto Rental Parking
Jonathan Ware, M.D., Medical Director of Population Health | Orlando Health
Lavon Williams, Neighborhood Preservation Manager | Orange County Government