Amy J. Berman, BS, RN, is a Senior Program Officer at the Hartford Foundation, and heads the Integrating and Improving Services program, focusing on developing innovative, cost-effective models of care for older adults. She also directs a number of collaborations with the U.S. Administration on Aging/AARP that address the needs of family caregivers. Prior to joining Hartford, Ms. Berman served as Nursing Education Initiatives Director at the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University’s College of Nursing, and before that she worked in home health care administration. She has also served on the New York State Department of Health’s Emergency Preparedness Task Force, and is a member of numerous organizations, among them the Aging Task Force for Healthy People 2020, the Gerontological Society of America, and the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau. Ms. Berman earned a B.S. in nursing from New York University, a B.S. in health care administration from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a Geriatric Scholar Certificate from the Consortium of New York Geriatric Education Centers.