NCCA Board of Directors

Board Vice President
Marc E. Agronin, MD is a board-certified adult and geriatric psychiatrist who has served since 1999 as the Medical Director for Mental Health and Clinical Research at the Miami Jewish Health Systems (MJHS), Florida’s largest long-term care institution. He is also an Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.
Kathryn brings with her a wealth of experience in not-for-profit philanthropic circles and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). She joins NLCS after 13 years with Georgetown University, most recently as its Deputy General Counsel, with a particular emphasis on charitable and planned giving.

Executive Director of the Arizona Arts commission

With his extensive knowledge of tax codes combined with strong accounting skills, CEO William J. Caldwell is able to help his clients realize their dreams. His own firm exemplifies the business management strategies and growth principles he shares with his clients.

Professor Crewe holds a BSW and MSW from the National Catholic School of Social Services, Catholic University of America. She earned her Ph.D. in Social Work from Howard University in Washington, DC. She is a member of the Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW).

Among Bob Eckardt’s roles is providing overall direction to the Cleveland Foundation's grantmaking, working with the board, staff, and community leaders to pinpoint the region's critical needs and leverage resources to help meet them.

Antoinette “Toni” Ford is the Founder and President of Double Nickels Theatre Company, a reminiscence theatre led by seniors that she established in 2006. In 2010, the Double Nickels Theatre Company  was a finalist in the DC Mayor’s Annual Award for Artistic Excellence.
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Sandra L. Gibson was born into a life of music. Her parents, both immigrants from the West Indies, insisted their children each play two instruments – one learned in celebration of culture at home, the other learned in Ohio’s public school system.

Gary Glazner

Gary Glazner is the founder and Project Director of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project, (APP). The APP was the recipient of the 2013, Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiving Legacy Award and the 2012 MetLife Foundation Creativity and Aging in America Leadership Award in the category of Community Engagement.

Gail Hunt is President and Chief Executive Office of the National Alliance for Caregiving, a non-profit coalition dedicated to conducting research and developing national programs for family caregivers and the professionals who serve them. Prior to heading the Alliance, Ms. Hunt was President of her own aging services consulting firm for 14 years.
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Board Treasurer

Lane is the President of IAS (Insurance Administrative Solutions).  Located in Clearwater, FL, and operating nationally, IAS is a third party administrator serving the Life and Health insurance industry with a wide range of processing, professional and technical services. 

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Andrea Martin has nearly 10 years of experience in the communications and public relations industries, including time spent within an agency setting and internal at a global health and nutrition company. She specializes in developing and executing integrated marketing communications programs, special events, media relations programs and new product launches.

Tony Martin is the Global Manager of Consumer Marketing and Public Relations for DSM Nutritional Products.

A seasoned actor and director, and one of Pregones’ Associate Artistic Directors, he is a graduate of City College-CUNY, and also studied at the Alvin Ailey School and EITALC (Cuba). Awards include numerous NY ACE and HOLA distinctions for outstanding performance and direction, El Diario/La Prensa’s EL Award, and the LP21 Maestro Award, among others.
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Board President

Margery Pabst is a national speaker, facilitator, storyteller, and co-author of the book, “Enrich Your Caregiving Journey” which won the “Caregiver Friendly Award.” Margery’s latest book, “Words of Care” is available on her website, where caregivers can access a variety of tools for personal respite and well being.

Peter Whitehouse MD-PhD is a geriatric neurologist, cognitive neuroscientist, environmental ethicist, and photographer. With his wife Catherine he is the founder of The Intergenerational Schools in Cleveland, Ohio. These high performing public community schools celebrate life-long learning and spirited citizenship.