Age-Friendly Laramie depends on volunteers of all ages from across the community to make progress toward the shared goal of improving livability and age-friendliness of Laramie. To join the AFL volunteer team let us know your interests.
Sarah Carroll is the Deputy Director at the Laramie Soup Kitchen. Through her position at the Soup Kitchen, she has fostered a passion for the community and all the members who are a part of it. She is always looking for ways to help make Laramie a place where older adults can feel welcome and safe.
Tammy Comer is the Executive Director at the Eppson Center for Seniors. Her interest in benefiting older adults in Albany County has developed over the past 12 years while working at a geriatric medical practice at Ivinson Medical Hospital and in her position as the Director at the Eppson Center. She is a Laramie native and has a desire to make Laramie an Age-Friendly community for all citizens.
Lucille Norwood has been involved with AFL from the beginning. She cares deeply about the quality of life for Laramie citizens, particularly seniors. She volunteers for the home delivered meals program at the Eppson Center for Seniors.
Maraia Rubin is an honors physiology student at the University of Wyoming. She is coordinating the Laramie Senior Wellness Gardens for Summer 2022.
Maryalice Snider is Director of the Foster Grandparents of the Wyoming Rockies.
Bernard Steinman is coordinator of Age-Friendly Laramie. He is a trained gerontologist who teaches courses in Aging and Human Development and Program Evaluation at the University of Wyoming. Bernard is passionate about creating safe welcoming and inclusive physical and social environments for people across the life-course.
Jennifer Tabler is a researcher and faculty at the University of Wyoming. She teaches courses in medical sociology, and studies social inequality, gender, and healthy aging.