Eggleston named interim executive director

BATAVIA—Elderday Center, a nonprofit adult day center in Batavia, recently named Traci Eggleston, MSW, its interim executive director.

Eggleston will be responsible for creating a smooth transition for the agency’s future endeavors in providing quality day services to senior citizens and their caregivers in Kane County.

Since 1990, Elderday Center has provided day programming, socialization and caregiver support for older adults in Kane County. The agency promotes independence for older adults and prevents premature nursing home placement while having fun and remaining engaged in the community.

“I’m looking forward to having a greater impact by giving back to those who have served this community in a variety of ways. It’s an honor to provide quality programming and services to enrich lives. This is my way of saying ‘thank you’ to all those who have had an impact on my life—former teachers, maintenance workers, engineers, postal workers, nurses, business professionals, etc.,’” Eggleston said.

Prior to this appointment, Eggleston has been with Elderday Center for almost three years in a variety of roles, most recently serving as development director. Eggleston holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology, a master’s degree in social work with a specialization in gerontology, and a certificate in marketing.

To learn more about Elderday Center, call (630) 761-9750 or visit ElderdayCenter.org.