Meet AARP Utah's New State President

Posted on 04/21/22

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AARP Utah is pleased to announce the appointment of Pat Thompson as Utah's new State President and leader of our Executive Council.  This position is the top volunteer role in Utah.  Pat will guide a team of leadership volunteers to shape and execute AARP's statewide priorities. 

Please join us in extending a warm welcome and our support to Pat as she steps into her new leadership role.

Message from Pat Thompson, AARP Utah State President

Hello AARP members,

I am pleased and honored to have been selected as your new AARP Utah State President.  I am looking forward to emulating the traditions set forth by my predecessors as well addressing new issues that may surface.  As stated in the 2022-2023 AARP Utah Vision Statement, it is essential for us to continue to engage and equip our members and all Utahns to lead their best possible lives. 

David Bowie is quoted as having said, “Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been”.  We live our best possible lives by continuing to contribute and staying active.  “One person caring about another represents life’s greatest value.”-Jim Rohn. 

As the volunteer state president, I look forward to getting to know each and everyone of you as we work together.  As it is often stated, it takes a village and as volunteers, we are that village for Utah AARP.  I would love to hear from each of you to hear what is working in your various areas and to strategize regarding any concerns.

Pat Thompson

This story is provided by AARP Utah. Visit the AARP Utah page for more news, events, and programs affecting retirement, health care, and more.

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