Scott Funk  —  Aging in Place & Speaking Credentials

Aging in Place newspaper column published monthly throughout Vermont (Author)

Column archives at

Community Speaking for Business, Social & Service Groups,

Employee Wellness, Libraries, Medical & Aging Support Groups

Presentations offered free of charge –

Even Boomers Grow Older – or – It only Gets Worse       2013

Old Issues, New Approaches       2010- present

Politics of Aging       2007-2011

Caring Conversations       2006-present

Across the Fence WCAX TV– Aging in Place & Reverse Mortgages (Interviews)  2007, 2008

New England Federal Credit Union – HECM Reverse Mortgages       2008-2013

Answers to Your Reverse Mortgage Questions  &  What You Need to Know       2007-2012

National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association, NRMLA (Member)

Leadership in Life Institute, LILI (Graduate & former VT State Chair)

Re-examining Home Equity      2011– present

HECM for Purchase for Real Estate Professionals

Professional Speaking Venues

National Assoc. of Personal Financial Advisors, Vermont Chapter

   Vermont Bankers’ Association         VT Tax Preparers’ Association

Vermont Agency         Vermont Associates

National Reverse Mortgage Lenders Association & National Aging in Place Council Regional Conferences

Vermont Elder Resource Group         Vermont Elder Law Seminar

Governor’s Summit on Poverty:  Pathways to Economic Stability (Delegate)

Accredited Continuing Ed Course Instructor 2008-2012

for Vermont insurance agents:

Ethics, Aging Clients and Insurance Agents

 Reverse Mortgages: The Basics

for Vermont Real Estate:

FHA Modernization Act & Reverse Mortgages

Reverse Mortgages: What You Need to Know


First HECM specialist in Vermont to earn membership in the Society of Certified Senior Advisors®     and first recipient of the Aging Advocate Award from the Champlain Valley Agency on Aging.