The Alzheimer’s Association announced that Missy Zimmer has accepted the position of program specialist for the Central and Western Kansas Chapter. Her new position will strengthen the program team serving 69 Kansas counties with education and support.
Because of this move, the Chapter is seeking a new Walk to End Alzheimer’s Manager for the Western Kansas Walk locations: Great Bend, Garden City, Dodge City and Hays. Ideally, the Walk Manager would reside in Western Kansas.
According to Juliette B. Bradley, state of Kansas director of communications for the Alzheimer’s Association, the person selected as walk manager will join an exclusive team of leaders responsible for the implementation of Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, the world’s largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Walk to End Alzheimer’s ranks as the second-largest peer-to-peer fundraising event in the United States, and continues to set the pace as one of the fastest growing walk events in the country.
To apply for this position, go to this website: click here or call Missy at 316-267-7333, ext. 1188.
The Alzheimer’s Association is a worldwide voluntary health organization dedicated to Alzheimer’s care, support, and research. Its mission is to lead the way to end Alzheimer’s and all other dementia – by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support. Visit alz.org or call 800-272-3900.