Middleton Senior Center Director Appointed as Chairperson of State Accreditation Committee
Tammy has been a senior center director for the past 27 years with the last five years working for the city of Middleton. The Middleton Senior Center has received six consecutive National accreditations and six State Accreditations.
There are 40 centers in that state of Wisconsin who have now been accredited with several more in process. Derrickson's role will be to oversee the re accreditation process for those looking to renew their status, and act as a mentor and evaluator for new centers looking to achieve their accreditations for the first time. The accreditation process is a strategic operational plan that ensures that senior centers around the state have a mission statement, goals, policies and procedures, and strategic initiatives. These directional documents help provide direction to board members, staff, volunteers, and participants.