Matthew Fullen, Ph.D., M.Div., LPCC (OH) is an Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech. He holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education with an interdisciplinary specialization in Aging. Dr. Fullen is an appointed member of the ACA Public Policy & Legislation Committee and Chair of the Association for Adult Development & Aging's Older Adults Task Force. He has delivered approximately 60 peer-reviewed conference presentations and published numerous scholarly publications, the majority of which focus on issues related to older adulthood & Medicare advocacy. He is also the founder of the AgeWell lab, a research to practice initiative at Virginia Tech.