Clarence Burton Jr.

As State Director in Colorado, Clarence Burton is responsible for growing the OATS mission by leading the Senior Planet Colorado team in a movement to engage older adults in urban, suburban, and rural communities.

Clarence hires and manages the Colorado team who endeavour to leverage technology to change the way Coloradans age. He strives to build new partnerships and maintain strategic relationships to support this important work.

In addition to his responsibilities in Colorado, Clarence supports national efforts by OATS to develop new and innovative ways of bridging the digital divide. He seeks to utilize the knowledge, resources, and network of OATS to capitalize on opportunities to create positive transformational change for older Americans.

Clarence earned a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles. He draws from a diverse background, including professional experience in program management, campaign management, community organizing, and public policy research and development.In his personal time you can find Clarence listening to a podcast, pampering his betta fish, or taking far too long to make a move on a strategy board game.