As the Project Lead at OATS, Fiona Adams directs a digital inclusion initiative that seeks to radically transform the lives of older adults who live in public housing across New York City. In this role Fiona leads the planning and delivery of OATS programming, organizes various special events to build and sustain engagement among older adults, establishes partnerships with key influencers in the community, and ensures that all stakeholders have a first-rate experience. Fiona manages a team that includes older adults who help promote the program and recruit participants in their respective communities.
Beyond her work with OATS, Fiona is passionate about fostering health and longevity among older adults. She is a fitness instructor with Shape Up NYC, a New York City Parks & Recreation program that brings free and fun physical activity to underserved neighborhoods. Fiona also takes part in a Communities for Healthy Foods initiative as a community chef to encourage healthy eating among older adults.