Press Release

Heather Sedlacko Named Executive Director at Vintage and Director of Senior Services at Familylinks

Pittsburgh, PA – Familylinks announced the appointment of Heather Sedlacko in a dual role as Executive Director at Vintage and as Director of Senior Services at Familylinks.

“We recognize that there is a great need for high quality services for the older adults in our region. It is our vision to grow new programs to serve seniors. Heather’s experience and strategic input will be crucial to the expansion of our senior services.” said Monique Jackson, Chief Operating Officer of Familylinks.

Sedlacko joins Familylinks with more than 20 years of experience working in human service programs for older adults in southwestern Pennsylvania. Her background includes eight years as Director of Programs for Seniors and People with Disabilities and Vice President of Community Impact at the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania. 

“In my years of working with older adults, I have always been impressed with the work that Vintage does for so many seniors in our community. I am excited to be a part of their next chapter and bring additional programs and services to seniors seeking to preserve their health and independence with safety and security,” Sedlacko said. 

Sedlacko earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies with a Gerontology Minor from Penn State University and a Master of Science in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University.

When she’s not working, Heather can be found hanging out with her 6th grade son and spending time with family and friends. She loves to travel both near and far and enjoys many summer weekends on Lake Erie.

About Familylinks

Familylinks is a nonprofit organization that exists to positively impact lives through integrated community, behavioral, and social services. Familylinks envisions thriving communities of healthy and strong people. To learn more, visit or call 866-583-6003.

About Vintage
Vintage Senior Services, a service of Familylinks, works to improve and influence the experience of aging in our community. In addition to on-site activities and programs, Vintage provides comprehensive information and referral services to meet the needs of seniors in Allegheny County. To learn more, visit


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