Natalie Mazzullo is Healthy Aging Initiative faculty for the University of Nevada, Reno Extension. Ms. Mazzullo was recently re-appointed by Governor Lombardo to the Commission on Aging. This is her second term. She is a lead teacher and facilitator for AARP's Disrupt Aging Classroom, a scholar in health literacy for older adults and holds certificates in inter-professional geriatrics care and healthy aging. In addition to that, she serves on the inter-professional geriatric curriculum committee for the University of Nevada, Reno. She is a member of the American Society on Aging and the Gerontological Society of America. Her undergraduate degree is in public health and her master’s degree is in curriculum development using educational technology. She has been working in public health and championing for marginalized individuals since the late 1990s. She also works tirelessly to dispel ageism and ageist language.