Thursday, June 29, 2023

Lombard, IL – The Board of Directors of AgeGuide Northeastern Illinois elected Constance Sherman as a DuPage County representative and Bette Lawrence-Water as a member at-large. They will each serve a three-year term.

Constance is a retired healthcare professional with extensive experience in Long-Term Care, focusing on enhancing the quality of care for long-term care residents. She is a lifelong advocate for older adults and people with disabilities and prides herself on thinking outside the box, utilizing her complex problem-solving skills.

Bette is currently a public health lecturer at Benedictine University.  She serves on the boards for AIM Center for Independent Living and VNA DuPage. She is passionate about advocating for the rights of older adults.

“AgeGuide is excited to welcome Connie and Bette to the Board of Directors.” said Marla Fronczak, Chief Executive Officer for AgeGuide. “Their professional experience and passion for advocacy for older adult services will be invaluable in helping AgeGuide accomplish its goal of supporting people on their aging journey.

If you or someone you know is interested in joining the AgeGuide Board of Directors or Advisory council, visit


AgeGuide Northeastern Illinois is a nonprofit organization responsible for developing and coordinating a network of services for older adults throughout the eight-county region. AgeGuide informs and advises public and private agencies and the public of the needs of older residents, and acts as an advocate on their behalf. AgeGuide serves DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will counties. Other information about AgeGuide and other topics of interest to older adults and links to other resources are available at the Agency’s web site:




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