Award Winners 2016

2016 Educator of the Year

Wendy K. Watson, PhD
Associate Professor
Coordinator, Gerontology Program
Bowling Green State University

Dr. Wendy Watson is currently the program coordinator for the undergraduate and graduate programs in Gerontology at Bowling Green State University.

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2016 Researcher of the Year

Aloen L. Townsend, PhD
Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
Case Western Reserve University

Dr. Townsend’s primary research interests are in adult development and aging, family relationships, mental and physical health, and the interface between families and formal service systems.

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