Interfaith Older Adult Programs, Inc.: Announces new Executive Director

Interfaith Older Adult Programs, Inc.


Renee Jaeger, Public Relations Director

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Milwaukee, WI (Nov. 7, 2011) Interfaith Older Adult Programs’ Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Bittman as Executive Director effective November, 2011. Lisa Bittman’s appointment takes place upon the retirement of Carol Eschner, who has served as Executive Director for 24 years. In her new position, Ms. Bittman will be responsible for the strategic direction of the agency, including program administration and developing community partnerships.

“Lisa’s experience as the Assistant Executive Director of Interfaith Older Adult Programs for the past 10 years will reinforce the organization’s focus on producing innovative opportunities and quality services that will continue Interfaith’s mission as a valuable and trusted resource for older adults and caregivers” said Tom Towers, Board President of Interfaith Older Adult Programs.

About Interfaith Older Adult Programs: Since 1975, Interfaith has provided hundreds of services and opportunities for individuals age 50 and better including caregivers. Interfaith’s volunteers and professionals help those we serve stay safe, connected, independent and engaged in their communities.