Rigo Saborio was selected to lead the agency in January 2009. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of aging with an emphasis on public policy diversity outreach, administration and direct service. Rigo's career included eight years with AARP, culminating as a director of diversity outreach and alliances for AARP’s National Office, and six years as Director of USC's Los Angeles Caregiver Resource Center. He is widely recognized as an energetic strategist, policy expert and operations director who has the relationships and skills to bring others together to collaborate on community challenges and change senior services. Rigo is active with numerous charitable and professional organizations nationwide, and serves as Chair of the Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition.