Meet the Team

Thomas Kamber, PhD, Executive Director, OATS/Senior Planet

tom-kamberAs founding executive director in 2004 of Older Adults Technology Services (OATS)—the largest municipal technology program for senior citizens in the country—Dr. Kamber provides the vision and leadership for Senior Planet.

Before founding OATS, Dr. Kamber was a leader in nonprofit housing and technology as well as on political campaigns. He’s also a co-founder and board member of the Afro-Latin Jazz Alliance and the New York Memory Center. Dr. Kamber teaches courses at Columbia University on social entrepreneurship, urban research and the social implications of technology.  Read more about Dr. Thomas Kamber. Staff

Virginia Randall, Managing Editor,

Virge Randall is the Managing Editor at SeniorPlanet.Org, writing features, creating surveys and polls, and finding the best in high and low culture for the NYC Events Calendar. A five- time public relations award winner, she is a freelance culture reporter and blogs about New York City life at, but don’t get her started about that. Contributing Writers

Kathleen-Doheny-Senior-PlanetKathleen Doheny is a Los Angeles based journalist who writes about health, fitness and lifestyle topics. Besides contributing to Senior Planet, she writes for Healthday, WebMD and Everyday Health. Like many journalists of a certain age, Kathleen started out working for a small-town paper and moved on to report for weeklies and dailies, including the Los Angeles Times, before transitioning to the web. Among her favorite assignments: watching open heart surgery within a foot or so of the operating team. See Kathleen’s contributions to Senior Planet | Follow @DohenyKathleen on Twitter

Joan Price  is the author of the award-winning self-help book “Naked at Our Age: Talking Out Loud about Senior Sex,” the new “Ultimate Guide to Sex After 50″ and the sexy memoir, “Better Than I Ever Expected: Straight Talk about Sex After Sixty.” Joan’s  blog, “Naked at Our Age,” is widely regarded as one of the best sources for online senior sex advice.  See Joan’s contributions on Senior Planet