Institute on Aging

Promotion of Excellence through Education.

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THE TRUSTED SOURCE for leading edge professional development and exceptional educational events.
Since 1990 Georgia Institute on Aging has Served as the Educational Arm of LeadingAge Georgia. The Georgia Institute on Aging is the leading provider of timely and informative educational opportunities for its members and the residents they serve, state and local policy makers, as well as professionals in the field of aging and the community at large.

About the Institute

Founded in 1990 as the Educational Arm of LeadingAge Georgia, the Georgia Institute on Aging is a leading provider of timely and informative educational opportunities for its members and the residents they serve, state and local policy makers, professionals in the field of aging and the community at large.

LeadingAge Georgia Annual Conference

Immersive. Collaborative. Educational.

Over 200 professionals have completed the one year series of events and have received tools and materials to develop themselves and strengthen their organizations. The Leadership Academy offers LeadingAge Georgia members a challenging and engaging year-long learning experience, designed to help aging services professionals at any level in their organization accelerate their leadership development so they are better equipped to serve our field.

Leadership Academy

Authentic, open-minded & transformational leaders.

Over 200 professionals have completed the one year series of events and have received tools and materials to develop themselves and strengthen their organizations. The Leadership Academy offers LeadingAge Georgia members a challenging and engaging year-long learning experience, designed to help aging services professionals at any level in their organization accelerate their leadership development so they are better equipped to serve our field.

2020 Institute on Aging Board of Directors

2020 Officers:
Karon Winston, Chair — Lutheran Towers
Weyman Perry, Chair-Elect — Personal Care, Inc.
James Larson, Treasurer — Dixon Hughes Goodman
Suzanne Brown, Secretary — St. George Village


Class of 2021:
Beth Cayce — CaraVita | HCBS
Mary Helton 
— A.G. Rhodes Health & Rehab | NCF
James Larson 
— Dixon Hughes Goodman | Business
Antoinette Sturm 
— Saint Anne's Terrace | IL 

Class of 2020:
Weyman Perry — Personal Care, Inc. | HCBS
Carolyn Roper 
— Consumer (Glen Memorial UMC) | Consumer
Kevin Shaw 
— King's Bridge Retirement Community | IL,AL
Karon Winston 
— Lutheran Towers | HUD
Suzanne Brown — St. George Village | LPC


2022 Officers:
Pat Coppin — Alice Williams Towers | HUD
Tim Knight 
— Park Springs | LPC
Julie Parker 
— Canterbury Court | LPC
Laura Rice 
— Briarcliff Oaks | HUD