Jennifer Muñoz is a community organizer, activist, public speaker, and writer on issues related to older adults and the encore years. She currently is Associate State Director for AARP Michigan. She is a journalist for various publications including Faith Grand Rapids and West Michigan Woman magazines on topics related to the encore population. She received her certificate in aging and is currently writing her first book (a witty look at growing old). She is a life-long Grand Rapids resident where she lives with her husband and their five kids and travels across the state on behalf of the 1.4 million AARP members in Michigan.