The ASF is driven by a voluntary Board of Directors:
Jon Young | Board President
Owner, Echo Lake Enterprises
Jon is the owner of Echo Lake Enterprises, a sales and marketing consultancy, and a serial entrepreneur in emerging technologies. Jon has served on the Board of the Audio Information Network of Colorado (AINC). Jon has a passion for the ways in which enabling technologies can enhance quality of life and facilitate independent living. He has developed Environmental Control Systems for quadriplegics at the Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel), and has presented at the World Congress of Rehabilitation International.
Judith M. Brush | Board Vice President
President & Co-Founder, D/J Brush Associates
Judith is the president and co-founder of D/J Brush Associates, a corporate communications consultancy who has worked with corporations, educational institutions and nonprofits. A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Media, and Integrated Marketing Communications, she also has been an adjunct professor in communications at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. and is co-author of five books on organizational communications and media. A recent transplant to Colorado, she brings years of experience as a board and committee member for nonprofits and professional groups.
Michael Lammers | Board Treasurer
Owner/Operator, Home Instead Senior Care
Mike is the owner and operator of Home Instead Senior Care of Boulder and Broomfield Counties. Mike is passionate about finding ways to keep seniors living at home for as long as they desire. Prior to Home Instead, Mike spent fifteen years working in the investment management industry and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Mike grew up in Omaha, NE and attended the University of Nebraska. Outside of caring for seniors, Mike enjoys spending time with friends and family, being active in the mountains and golfing.
Kelli Squire | Board Secretary
Geriatric Care manager, ELDEResources
As a Geriatric Care Manager, Kelli believes in keeping older adults independent in positive, safe, and engaging environments. She is dedicated to volunteering in many roles in the older adult industry and her education has led her to make a career of helping those facing the challenges of aging. She is involved in several committees and is a strong believer of learning all she can to stay current in the best practices to help others.
Owner, Hudson Integrative; Member, Boulder County Aging Advisory Council
Kellie brings a broad range of business and non-profit experiences to the ASF. She is the owner of Hudson Integrative Health and has served on the board of Boulder Rural Fire Department, was the President of the Board for Niwot Youth Sports, and Niwot Softball, Inc. She is currently a member of the Boulder County Aging Advisory Council.
Nancy Schwalm, BSW, NHA
Nancy brings over 30 years in aging services, senior living and senior health care. Nancy currently serves as a consultant to senior housing groups nationally with her most recent role as business development and market strategy leader for Vivage Senior Living in Lakewood, CO. Past roles include Vice President of Operations, Nursing Home Administrator, Assisted Living Executive Director, Social Worker, and private Geriatric Care Manager. Nancy is currently on the City of Lafayette Senior Advisory Board, the Patient and Family Advisory Council for Boulder Community Hospital and the Aging Services Foundation of Boulder County. Nancy lives in Lafayette, is an active volunteer in her community and has five wonderful children.