Kathleen M. Sullivan, Ph.D.

Interim Executive Director

An experienced political activist and campaign manager for 15 years, Dr. Sullivan returned to academia to make a positive impact in the lives of older adults. As a researcher at the Institute on Aging, Dr. Sullivan led Oregon’s first study of transportation options for older adults, as well as a study for Metro Portland forecasting the needs of local baby boomers.

Upon completing her dissertation in gerontology, Dr. Sullivan was hired as director of the senior services department at the Los Angeles LGBT Center. More recently, she founded Generations with Pride, a new organization in Seattle, securing two years of funding and partnering with Seattle Parks and Recreation.

Kathleen M. Sullivan, Interim Executive Director

Connect with Kathleen M. Sullivan, Ph.D.

503-226-7079, ext. 113