Author Biographies :: Jan Hively and Moira Allan

Jan Hively and Moira Allan

Jan Hively is co-founder of the Pass It On Network and serves as the group’s International Consultant and Country Liaison for the U.S. After a career in city and schools planning and administration, Hively earned her Ph.D. in 2001 at age 69 with a dissertation on “Productive Aging in Rural Minnesota.” Since then, she has focused on raising awareness about new opportunities and challenges for older adults based on 21st century trends and research.

Moira Allan is co-founder of the Pass It On Network and the group’s International Coordinator. After a career in journalism, public relations, life coaching, training, and managing an occupational health organization, Allan coordinated the 2Young2Retire network in Europe and its French counterpart Le Cercle des Seniors Actifs.  

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Sharing Is Not Just for the Young

Posted on June 16, 2015 in Stories

In a time of economic turmoil when so many feel insecure and public services are being cut, the Pass It On Network calls for elders to self-organize and share their gifts and strengths to help themselves, each other, and their communities.… read more »