Erik Gaikowski is the State Director for AARP South Dakota and Mary Michaels is the Public Health Prevention Coordinator for Live Well Sioux Falls. Mary is also serving as a mentor of the state’s Walking College Fellows. They’re here to tell us more about why South Dakota is one of three states nationwide which is piloting a partnership with America Walks to hold a state walking college to train people to help communities improve walkability and pedestrian safety.
If you’d like to know more about the America Walks Pilot program or other information and resources that AARP South Dakota has to offer, or you’d like information on how to become a member? Simply call 866-542-8172 or head online to aarp.org/sd.