Our Co-Founders

Lynn Ann Clausing Rusch


 Co-Founder and Program Director 

Lynn Ann Clausing Rusch, MA in Community Counseling.  Lynn Ann is experienced supporting persons with dementia and their care partners in the  Fox Valley. She has developed and  presented educational programs in Wisconsin and at national conferences, and was an administrator with USDA in NE Wisconsin implementing programs, including outreach, community education, appeals and mediation.  Lynn Ann supported her own family member with dementia while parenting young children, and now provides support and guidance to her parents as they transition to a senior living community. Lynn Ann wishes to share resources with her community, and has partnered with Rebecca as they found a common concern in supporting others facing aging issues.    

Rebecca L Gietman


Co-Founder and Administrative Director Rebecca L Gietman , BA in Psychology, Juris Doctorate.  Rebecca has been involved in a variety of not-for-profits throughout the years that were aimed at providing services and resources to individuals struggling in one way or another.  For the past few years she has been a care partner for her parents, and bemoaned the lack of resources (or ability to locate existing resources) to support them. She also has assisted many clients whose family members did not do adequate advance planning.  She partnered with Lynn Ann in order to help fill that void.   

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