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Scott Fulton

Scott Fulton is a recognized health and longevity thought leader, celebrated for his pragmatic, systems approach to solving big challenges. He wears multiple hats as an accomplished business leader, adult educator, design consultant, and keynote speaker. Scott also serves on numerous community, national, and corporate Boards.

Scott embodies a unique fusion of scientific expertise, innovative thinking, corporate systems insight, and a dedication to advancing public health. He seamlessly weaves these facets into his endeavors, fueled by a profound passion and a resolute sense of purpose.

In his role as President of Home Ideations, Scott guides consumers and corporate clients to see opportunities in designing better solutions for tomorrow’s longevity needs. Notably, he recently designed and built a forward-looking home for his family that he calls the Livability Project, with functional design features for today’s longevity adults.

Concurrently, he teaches adult students at the Universities of Virginia and Delaware, affording a rare opportunity to gain insights into the contemporary adult mindset.

Driven by his dedicated mission to enhance public health and overall well-being, Scott serves as President of The National Aging in Place Council and is a proud member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine.

A respected author, Scott has co-authored influential works such as Eldercare 101, Aging in Place Conversations, and Longevity Lifestyle by Design. His latest project, WHEALTHSPAN, is poised for release in late 2023.

As a co-host on “The Tattered Capes Podcast,” Scott passionately shares his mission to foster awareness about the opportunities associated with aging, longevity, and the capacity to optimize for healthy and fulfilling lives.

Beyond his intellectual pursuits, Scott is a multisport athlete, competing in numerous triathlon events, including two Ironmans. His athletic heart, however, belongs to cycling, evidenced by the mountain bike course he continues to develop on his central Virginia property.

To discover more about Scott’s offerings and the services he extends to families and commercial clients, we invite you to explore


Catherine L. Owens

Catherine L. Owens is a nationally recognized Senior Living Industry expert, Aging Well authority, and owner of CLO Consulting. Catherine specializes in all aspects related to business program development and execution, sales coaching and training, and turning struggling communities into thriving communities.

Catherine is an internationally award-winning, best-selling author of the books Shine on You Crazy Diamond: Even When Your Crown Feels Heavy and Be Your Own Hero: Senior Living Decisions Simplified and co-author of best-selling books, What’s Next: Igniting Change and Impact in Health, Fitness and Life Now, and Difficult Aging in Place Conversations.

For Catherine, the phrase Be Your Own Hero is not just the title of her book, Be Your Own Hero: Senior Living Decisions Simplified, it is a mindset that has resonated with her since childhood, embodies who she is, and an approach she takes in all aspects of life. Catherine’s belief that everyone has the power and capability to Be Their Own Hero, is not only a common thread seen and felt in her personal and professional life, but what drives her motivation, desire, and commitment, to encourage, support, and empower others to find their own hero within.

As Co-Host of The Tattered Capes Podcast, Catherine is dedicated to changing the conversations around healthy aging choices that hold potential for increased opportunities for continued higher quality of life as we age.

Catherine serves as a member of the Board of Directors for The National Aging in Place Council and is a recipient of the Tribute to Women and Industry (TWIN) Award which honors women who have excelled in their field and made significant contributions to their industry.

Whether on the golf course, exploring new landscapes on her kayak, or capturing the raw beauty of nature as an award-winning wildlife photographer, Catherine finds joy in pursuits that harmonize mind, body, and her love of nature.  

To learn more about Catherine, how to receive a discount on her books, and the services she provides for organizations and professionals supporting older adults, as well as individuals and families navigating complex senior living decisions, visit

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