New executive director joins Meals on?Wheels

Dunkirk-Fredonia Meals on Wheels welcomes new Executive Director Sarah Hornbostel. After 26 years of continued service to the community, Joan Houck has retired and passed on her training and knowledge of the Dunkirk-Fredonia Meals on Wheels program to Hornbostel.

Hornbostel has worked in the field of eldercare for more than nine years. Her career has followed eldercare through the many facets of health including recreational therapy director in long term care, assisted living and rehabilitation as well as nutrition as the previous home delivered meal coordinator for Niagara County’s Office for the Aging. She has an associate’s degree in business administration from Niagara County Community College and a bachelor’s degree in social science interdisciplinary with a focus in gerontology from University at Buffalo.

Hornbostel looks forward to meeting everyone in the community and working to continue the success of the program.