Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

OLLI Kent/Sussex

Who we are

OLLI Kent/Sussex Council and Committees

Council

In 2021, UD’s OLLI programs in Kent County and Sussex County officially merged to establish OLLI Kent/Sussex. The OLLI Kent/Sussex Council meets monthly with minutes posted here

  • Chair — Connie Benko
  • Vice-Chair — Susan Salkin
  • Executive Secretary – Paul Collins
  • Recording Secretary — Kathy Henn
  • Council members — Marge Felty, Denise Kaercher, Joan Mansperger, Deb Roberts,  Karen Schaub, Nick Simmonds, Lee Stanford, Trudie Thompson

Committee (Co)Chairs

  • Academic Affairs — Joan Mansperger, Deb Roberts
  • Catalog/Communications — Lynn Kroesen, Wendy Leicht
  • Community Relations — Denise Kaercher, Carol West
  • Development — Paul Collins
  • Finance — Karen Schaub
  • Library — Madeleine Nichols
  • Membership  Rosemary Engle, Lee Stanford
  • Social  Marge Felty, Trudie Thompson
  • Strategic Planning — Nick Simmonds
  • Travel — Beth Jelich, Joan Sciorra

University of Delaware Staff

  • George Irvine — Associate Vice Provost, Professional and Continuing Studies
  • Sally Cole — Manager, OLLI Kent/Sussex
  • Steve Forestieri — Program Coordinator, OLLI Kent/Sussex
  • Bill Ashmore — Audiovisual Technician
  • Trish Dennison — Office Support
  • Dan Edwards — Audiovisual Technician
  • Chet Poslusny — Audiovisual Technician
  • Lisa Seifert — Office Support