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Tim Carpenter

Tim Carpenter founded EngAGE in 1999 to create community and change lives by transforming affordable senior and multigenerational housing projects into vibrant centers of learning, wellness, and creativity.

Tim catalyzed the creation of the Arts Colony model by co-creating the Burbank Senior Artists Colony, a first-of-its-kind senior apartment community with high-end arts amenities and programs, which has now become an all-ages flagship model of creative living for elders, families, and children. Tim is an Ashoka Fellow, a James Irvine Foundation Leadership Award recipient, and a
Next Avenue Influencer in Aging.

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