Hudson, a Tustin resident, joins the nonprofit’s existing team of esteemed individuals in guiding the organization’
“AAOC’s board of directors is comprised of individuals who are highly regarded throughout the community,” said Jim McAleer, president and CEO of AAOC. “Jody is a perfect example of what our board members exemplify and we’re fortunate to have her continued support.”
Hudson is vice president and relationship manager at First American Trust (https://www.firstamtrust.com/
In addition to her recent board member induction, Hudson was a recipient of the 2014 Alzheimer’s Volunteer Partner of the Year award and is a founding member of AAOC’s Visionary Women 1000 group.
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 5.4 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s disease, and that number is expected to triple by 2050. Alzheimer’s is the sixth-leading cause of death nationally and the fourth-leading cause in Orange County. For more information about its programs and services, visit: http://www.alz.org/
About Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County
The Alzheimer's Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Its mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Since 1982, Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County Chapter has been providing programs and services, free of charge, to Orange County residents with Alzheimer’s and related disorders, their families, caregivers, and the community. Alzheimer’s is a neurodegenerative illness that weakens the memory and other cognitive and emotional functions. For more information, call the 24/7 Helpline at 1-800-272-3900, or visit www.alz.org/