Pamela Mahn, Director of Oak Park and River Forest Townships Senior Services, was named the 2020 Senior Director of the Year. Ms. Mahn received this distinguished award from the Illinois Township Association of Senior Citizen Services Committee (ITASCSC) on November 13, 2020. Ms. Mahn credits Township leaders and her team for successfully pivoting this year during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide uninterrupted service to the community. A few accomplishments cited in her nomination include:
• Overseeing programs serving Oak Park and River Forest older adults including case management, transportation, nutrition services
• Playing a key role in helping Oak Park and River Forest achieve Dementia Friendly status
• Providing front line assistance to ensure continuation of the nutrition program during the COVID-19 pandemic, providing 66,549 meals between March and August 2020 – more than all meals distributed during 2019
• Serving as ITASCSC Treasurer
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