MILWAUKEE (Dec. 7, 2016) The Board of Directors of Interfaith Older Adult Programs appointed Stephanie Sue Stein, former Director of the Milwaukee County Department on Aging (MCDA), the new Interim Executive Director effective December 5th.

Stein served with the county as the MCDA Director for 22 years before retiring in 2015. Prior to joining the county she was with the Social Development Commission for more than 20 years developing services and opportunities for older people.

“Stephanie has the experience to guide the agency in the coming months as we search for a permanent Executive Director,” said Timothy Klare, Board President of Interfaith. “She brings a national reputation in aging, along with deep roots in the community. She has extensive knowledge of aging services, funders, government and community leaders, and managing complex organizations which will be a tremendous asset to Interfaith.”

“I am delighted to be able lead Interfaith’s dedicated staff as we continue to make a positive difference in the lives of the more than 14,000 older adults and 2,500 volunteers that receive services and enjoy opportunities with the agency,” said Stein.

Recruitment for a permanent Executive Director will begin immediately. For more news and information about Interfaith visit