Learn more about our keynote speakers and
breakout session leaders.
Dr. David P. Gallagher, D. Min.
Dr. Dave Gallagher leads conferences across the country on Aging Successfully and Second Half Ministry - Reaching the 50+ Generation. He is currently on staff at Green Lake Conference Center in Green Lake, WI, and Pastor Emeritus at Palm West Community Church in Sun City West, AZ. Dave's recent books include: Aging Successfully (Wipf and Stock Publishers - to be released 2012), Healing Takes Time (Liturgical Press, ©2005) and Senior Adult Ministry in the 21st Century (Wipf and Stock Publishers ©2006; originally by Group Publishing, ©2002).
Rabbi Dayle A. Friedman, MSW, MAJCS, BCC
As a chaplain, teacher, social innovator, spiritual guide and scholar, Rabbi Dayle A. Friedman has pioneered the development of a Jewish spiritual vision for aging, healing and spiritual care. Her many publications include Jewish Visions for Aging: A Professional Guide to Fostering Wholeness and Jewish Pastoral Care: A Practical Handbook from Traditional and Contemporary Sources. She was the founding director of Hiddur: The Center for Aging and Judaism of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. She currently offers training, consulting and spiritual guidance through Growing Older, her Philadelphia-based practice.