Practitioner of the Year

Cindy Farson

Executive Director, Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging

Ms. Farson has been a leader in the development of Ohio’s aging network over a 40-year span. Since 1994, Ms. Farson has served as the Executive Director of the Central Ohio Area Agency on Aging. She also served as President of O4A twice and was President of the Board of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging. Ms. Farson always strives to improve situations that older adults face and inspires her team to find solutions. She had led the rural demonstration project called Senior Options, managed the PASSPORT program, and established the Age-Friendly Movement in central Ohio.