Board of Directors

Judy LancasterPresident and Treasurer

With a master’s degree in business administration, Judy is responsible for the operations of Lancaster Craftsmen Builders, a company she jointly owns with her husband, Mark. An avid supporter of the Alzheimer’s Association, Judy served on the Greater Maryland Chapter’s Board of Directors for six years and chaired its “Dancing Stars” annual fundraiser. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of The Weinberg Center for the Arts. Caring for her father, who suffered from dementia, has given Judy a personal understanding of what it means to be a family caregiver.

Sean O’KeefeVice President

A lifelong resident of Middletown, attorney Sean O’Keefe serves his clients’ legal needs through his estates and trusts law firm, O’Keefe Legal Services, LLC. Sean is an active member of the American, Maryland, and Frederick County Bar Associations, and current co-chair of the latter’s Disaster Relief Committee. Sean also serves as treasurer for the Middletown Area Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Planned Giving Committee for Frederick Health Hospice.

Pamm DaltonSecretary

Pamm is the Marketing & Sales Director for Spring Arbor Senior Living in Frederick. Previously, she was with the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Maryland Chapter, where one of her responsibilities was to ensure the success of the organization’s signature events, the Walk to End Alzheimer’s and Memory Ball. She brings a passion for enhancing the quality of life for seniors and has been actively involved in volunteer and aging organizations throughout Frederick County, including the Elder Services Provider Council, Aging Network Alliance and the Rotary Club of Frederick.

Rebecca FullBoard Member

Rebecca is a ninth generation Fredericktonian. She has her MBA from Frostburg State University and spent her career predominately in finance & accounting. Most recently, she was the Program Manager for the VITA free tax program at United Way of Frederick County. This program offers free tax preparation for low income clients. In 2020, Rebecca was given United Way’s BRAVO award for service to the VITA program. She also has been involved in the financial ministry at her church for many years. Rebecca has been the caregiver/POA for a severely brain-injured family member for almost 30 years, in addition to losing grandparents to Alzheimer’s & dementia. These experiences have inspired her to help those that cannot speak for themselves.

Tricia CashBoard Member

Tricia is currently employed with Frederick Health as a pharmacist, working with community physicians and other providers through the Frederick Integrated Health Network. She has worked in the long term care environment, a federally funded community health center,in both retail and hospital practice, and as an editor for pharmacy publications. She feels blessed to work at Frederick Health with an interdisciplinary team who makes a difference in patient’s lives daily.

Jason TopperBoard Member

A veteran of the senior care industry, Jason is familiar with the types of challenges seniors face as they age. Now a financial planner for Turning Point Financial in Frederick, MD, Jason helps individuals and couples prepare for the unexpected. Jason realizes that there are many seniors in our community who, due to circumstances out of their control, require help from an organization like SOAR. Helping our seniors maintain their dignity and independence as long as possible is his goal. Jason and his wife, Jen, danced in the Frederick Alzheimer’s Association’s “Memory Ball” in 2014 and were awarded the “Best Swing Dancers” for the event. He is also a board member for the Frederick Volleyball Club and enjoys playing when he has a chance.

Terri MasonBoard Member

A Licensed Social Worker at Frederick Health Hospital, Terri is a founding member of SOAR. She has been invaluable in shaping the organization’s success by sharing her extensive knowledge of senior resources in Frederick County. She has helped plan the organization’s annual A Toast to the Holidays fundraising event since its inception.

John M. BilléBoard Member

John has been the Director of Administration for Woodmont Country Club in Rockville, Maryland for 36 years. John’s family’s journey, supporting his mother through dementia during the last years of her life, eventually led him to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Maryland Chapter. Last year, John and his co-workers held a golf and tennis tournament to benefit Alzheimer’s, netting more than $100,000 for the organization.

Stacy RenoBoard Member

Stacy is a local Real Estate Agent with Century 21 Redwood Realty here in Downtown Frederick. She is also the co-owner of Limelight Staged Homes and stages all of her listings for free. She is also a ILR instructor at Frederick Community College and teaches a class in Downsizing. Stacy is a member of the Women's Giving Circle, Impact Club and volunteers weekly at I Believe in Me, where she uses her former 1st grade teaching skills to tutoring students in reading. She is honored to be helping local Seniors through the SOAR program.

Bud OtisBoard Member

With a double Major, Religion Business from Andrews University, Bud dedicated 15 years directing the sales of the churches literature and became President of the Churches Publishing House. Subsequently, the Chairman of Religious Affairs for the Soviet Union asked him to come to Russia and build a Religious Publishing House. They are the only Religious Publishing House in Russia to this day!

Following his retirement, he was asked to become Chief of Staff for a Congressman and began his 11-year career of serving the citizens of District Six in Maryland.

Following his second retirement, he ran for election to serve as County Councilman for Frederick County. He was then elected President of the Council by his fellow Council members. He served four years and retired. Bud was then asked to be the Site Director for Partners in Care and has served our seniors for two and half years. He is now happy to join the board of SOAR and lend his knowledge and support to serving seniors of Frederick County.