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Catherine MacDonald

Catherine MacDonald, MS

Communications Manager

Email: macdonaldcs@vcu.edu


  • Social Connectedness for Individuals and Communities
  • #DisruptAgeism for Individuals and Providers
  • Age Wave Readiness


  • MS in Gerontology, from VCU
  • BS in Mass Communications, from VCU


Catherine MacDonald is a gerontologist based in Richmond.

Her work at VCU Gerontology includes communications efforts and student engagement. She has helped develop and foster the emerging Aging into Elderhood (AgE) program founded by the department.