CEO David Gamse was honored for his 30 years leading the Jewish Council for the Aging and received a proclamation from the Montgomery County Council at its Jan. 19 meeting. Gamse retired at the end of 2020.
Council President Tom Hucker called Gamse, “truly a pillar of our community and a force for good for decades.” County Executive Marc Elrich praised Gamse for his work on justice and seniors, noting, “You really do work to make the world a better place. You made Montgomery County a better place.”
Gamse praised Elrich and the county, saying when it comes to aging, “You get it.”
Here is the video of the meeting. It starts at 10 minutes and 14 seconds.