Somerville COA Director Cindy Hickey Receives Innovator of the Year Award

Photo:David P. Stevens, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Councils on Aging seen with Cindy

Congratulations to our own COA Director Cindy Hickey on receiving the Innovator of the Year Award!

Selected by the Massachusetts Association of Councils on Aging and Senior Center Directors, Cindy received this recognition yesterday, Thursday, May 17th at the Massachusetts Councils on Aging Annual meeting held in Worcester, MA among other directors and employees from Council on Aging’s across the state. Cindy’s innovation for the COA includes her work with the Fit-4-Life Exercise and Nutrition programs, and the recent ENGAGE Pilot Study she and the Somerville COA staff led alongside Tufts University’s NEPS Lab.

Congratulations Cindy on the award, and thank you for the many ways you invite vision into supporting and caring for older adults!

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