• The Center mourns the loss of a dear friend and tireless CVL supporter. click here

  • CVL councilmember and benefactor’s life remembered in the Dallas Morning here

  • Aging-themed issue of Nautilus Magazine explores cognitive benefits of learning a new game such as chess, cites here

  • ‘Fitizen’ group at the Jewish Community Center of Dallas learns about research at CVL. click here

  • CVL research published in JoN finds that some memories persist in the face of strong interference. click here

  • Dr. Sara Festini’s research probes busyness levels and cognitive here

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CVl Annual Review

CVl Annual Review

Charting Our Progress is CVL’s annual review, with archives available

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Advisory Council

The Center for Vital Longevity in partnership with the UT Dallas Office of the President brings together a group of distinguished individuals community leaders friends, and alumni with a demonstrated commitment to the vision and goals of the Center. The Council’s mission is to provide support for the Center through annual philanthropic support, community engagement, strategic introductions and advocacy for the Center.

Name Affiliation
Ms. Chela Abdallah Community Volunteer
Ms. Mary Susan Barnhill Owner, MSB Interiors
Ms. Cassie "Cassie" Crosby Community Volunteer
Mr. Giles Davidson Managing Partner, GoWest
Mr. Robert Dotson Community Volunteer
Mr. Rick Doucette The Dallas Foundation
Ms. Lisanne Glew First Vice President, UBS
Ms. Roslyn Thibodeaux Goodall Community Volunteer
Mr. Ken Kay Partner, Armanino, LLP
Ms. Ocie Kazee-Champion District Director, State Representative Toni Rose
Ms. Lindsey Kluempers (Chair) Commercial Lines Insurance Specialist, SwingleCollins & Associates
Ms. Joan E. Mason Portfolio Manager, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Mr. Scott Murray Chairman/CEO, Murray Media
Ms. Nancy M. O’Neil Community Volunteer
Mr. Charles Seay, IV Senior Implementation Manager, Tonic Health
Ms. Lisa Shardon CEO, Home Health Companions
Dr. John Stilwell Clinical Professor, UT Dallas
Mr. Larry Warder Deloitte Consulting, Retired