About Us

Since 1972, the Siouxland Center for Active Generations has been offering programming in the areas of health, fitness, general 

well-being, recreation, education, and finance to all of our members. Today, we have over 1,100 members ranging in age from 24 to 101. Our members come from a 60 mile radius to participate in over 65 programs and activities throughout the week in an environment that is courteous, safe, inclusive, and FUN for all of our members!  

Our Mission

Our mission is to enrich the quality of life and support independence and vitality for our members. 

Our Vision

Siouxland Center for Active Generations strives to be the foremost provider of diversified and affordable programs and services to help adults stay active, informed, and involved. This is done by meeting the recreational, educational, and social needs of our members in an environment which is fun, safe, inclusive, and courteous for all. 

Executive Staff

Cheryl Hansen - Executive Director

 Hi Everyone! I'm the executive director. I am excited to be a part of all the wonderful that goes on here everyday! My goal is to make being at Active Generation the best part of every member's day! Please stop and say hi. I love to meet new friends, and I am eager to hear what you have on your mind. 

Jan Green - Membership Coordinator

 Questions about membership? Just ask me! I'm Jan Green, and I serve as the Membership Coordinator. I work to recruit new members, and I work even harder to take care of our current members. When I am not helping members, I am crunching numbers and handling the accounting activities for Active Generations. 

Michelle Laffin Activities/Programs

Hello Friends! If you want to learn about our sixty exciting and fun activities per week, We would love to talk to you. If you are interested in volunteering, holding your group event(s) here at Active Generations, or if you would like to see a new program offered to members, stop in and let's talk.  

Siouxland Center for Active Generations Board Members

Marc Christofferson - Vice Chairperson; Lt. Cregg Getman - Treasurer; Jim Anderson Member; Hannah  Vellinga Member;  Steve Pohlman Member; Jon Wagoner Member; Linda King Member;  Roger Friessen Member; Ben Oberle Member


If you are interested in suporting Active Generations, and would like to be considered for a board position, please contact us using the link below, or stop in during business hours to find out more.