Sally Jo Spaeni

Sally Jo Spaeni

Senior Center and Senior Services Manager
(608) 267-8652
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Sally Jo oversees and manages Madison Senior Center programming and volunteer opportunities to ensure that activities are relevant to the mission of the Center. She leads the administrative operations and functions of the Madison Senior Center, as well as oversees facility maintenance. As Executive Director of the Madison Senior Foundation she guides the fund-raising efforts that fund Center programming. In addition, she administers the City of Madison senior social services grants that provide case management, volunteer and senior activities in the greater Madison community as administered by area agencies.

Gary Flesher

Gary Flesher

Clerk/Typist
(608) 266-6581
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Gary works at the front desk and is likely one of the first faces you’ll see as you are welcomed at the door. He enjoys the time and opportunity interacting with Senior Center participants and guests.

John Weichelt

John Weichelt

Volunteer Coordinator
(608) 267-2344
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John recruits and trains volunteers at the Madison Senior Center. Over 200 people volunteer at the senior center each year. In addition, he works with donors, staff, and the Foundation Board on development and fundraising efforts.

Karen Cator

Karen Cator

Office Manager
(608) 266-6290
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Karen provides administrative support for the Senior Center, including purchasing, accounts payable, payroll and various reporting tasks. She coordinates facility rentals, and she trouble-shoots building-related issues and projects.

Laura Hunt

Laura Hunt

Program Coordinator
(608) 267-8650
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Laura directs and oversees all of the programs and most events at the senior center. This involves identifying needs and interests of older adults in our service area. She also coordinates the public relations.

Jeff Thompson

Custodian
(608) 266-6581
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Jeff does the custodial and cleaning tasks at the Senior Center. He also arranges room set up to correspond to the needs of facility users.