Ms. Jaime Roberts
Chief Executive Officer
Jaime Roberts brings over two decades of dedicated experience in senior living to her role as the Chief Executive Officer of Arizona LeadingAge. Her unwavering passion for enriching the lives of older adults has been a driving force throughout her remarkable career.
Jaime holds a Master's in Public Health from the University of Illinois at Chicago, complemented by a Bachelor of Science in Applied Gerontology from the University of North Texas. Her academic background reflects a commitment to understanding and addressing the unique needs of the aging population.
Even during her high school years, Jaime discovered her calling by actively engaging with older adults. This early exposure set the foundation for her lifelong commitment to improving the quality of life for seniors.
Jaime's professional journey in the senior living sector has been marked by a series of meaningful roles. Her extensive experience spans various facets of the industry, from direct caregiving to leadership positions. Her holistic understanding of the challenges faced by older adults has shaped her approach to creating meaningful solutions.
Jaime Roberts is not just a seasoned professional; she is a dedicated advocate for the well-being of older adults. Her commitment to this cause extends beyond the workplace, with a rich history of community engagement and collaboration with stakeholders at all levels.
As CEO of Arizona LeadingAge, Jaime brings a visionary outlook to the organization. Her goal is to foster an environment where older adults thrive, ensuring that Arizona LeadingAge remains at the forefront of innovative and compassionate solutions. Under her leadership, the organization continues to shape policies, practices, and services that empower older adults to lead fulfilling lives.
Ms. Gemenie Babb
Director of Membership
Ms. Babb was promoted to the position of Director of Membership in August of 2019. She previously served as the Association's Office Manager. Prior to her time with Arizona LeadingAge, she worked for the National Speakers Association as their Membership Coordinator for 12 years as well as for other non-profit groups. Ms. Babb is a valuable member of the office team and enjoys serving our members.
Ms. Kelsie Lane
Director of Education
Ms. Lane is a licensed Master Social Worker with a certificate in Gerontology and as a Certified Nonprofit Professional. She has a passion for serving the senior population. Her passion started through volunteering in activities at a not-for-profit Life Plan Community and has continued through many roles as a server, unit clerk, and dietary aide within the same provider community.
Mr. Donald G. Isaacson
Mr. Donald G. Isaacson has provided lobbying services to Arizona LeadingAge for the past 30 years. His firm, Isaacson Law Firm, P.C. has provided high level legal and government relations services to Arizona LeadingAge. It is consistently rated among the top lobbying firms in Arizona.