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Jim Emerman

Executive Vice President
Guest Blogger
The Center on Aging & Work at Boston College


Jim Emerman is Executive Vice President of He is one of the principle members of the teams that conducted the 2011 and 2014 research into encore careers. is building a movement to make it easier for millions of people to pursue second acts for the greater good. Emerman manages the organization's efforts to reframe the stage of post-midlife adulthood through research and story-telling as a period where success is defined by contributions to solving big problems in our communities, the country and the world—the encore years.