The Athens Village is...

a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded to give Athens Countians age 60+ the confidence and practical ways to live their lives to the fullest in their own homes.

organized and managed entirely by its members. It is one of a growing number of such groups across the country with the common goal of enabling senior citizens to age well in their own homes.

Members serve on the board, make decisions, volunteer, and shape the future directions of services and programs.


The office is staffed about 20 hours per week. It is located at 94 Columbus Rd., on the ACEnet campus.
The postal address of the Village office is:
The Athens Village
94 Columbus Rd., bldg B
Athens OH 45701-1312
The email address is TheAthensVillage@gmail.com.
Calls or texts can be sent at any time to 740-447-0500. After business hours, calls will go to voicemail.

2018-19 Board of Directors

Gregg Andrews, Marsha Dutton, Jack Flemming, Don Fucci, Steven Grimes, Ellsworth Holden, Joyce Lewis, Steve Pierson, Bonnie Prince, Gladys Bailin Stern, Louis Wright




Louis Wright, Pres.              


Gladys Stern, Vice-Pres.


Ellsworth Holden, Sec.            


Steven Grimes, Treas.


Barbara Conover,
Director of
Village Operations           

David North

David North,
Home Maintenance

Other office staff: Susan Gilfert (not pictured)

The Village Office

The regular office hours are Mon. to Fri., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eastern time (same time zone as New York)
The office cellphone number is 740-447-0500.
When the office is closed, your call is answered by an answering machine. You can also text to this number.

Upcoming Events

  • Every Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., Informal lunch gathering of members & guests at Bob Evans.

  • Every Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., Chair Yoga, OSU Extension Office.

  • Go to Home Page for list of upcoming events.