Matoso played baseball for Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, going all the way to the Division II College World Series, then began his athletic administration career in SLO.He moved on to USC, where he served as academic advisor to the Trojan football teams, then started at San Diego.Introducing the former Stanislaus State (Turlock) AD and University of San Diego Senior Associate Athletic Director wrapped up a tidy three-month search headed by college President James A.Donahue and Gael alumnus and Board of Trustee member Peter Kelly (SMC ’67).
“My first college baseball game was at Saint Mary’s,” he recalled, and he repeatedly praised the WCC as unique for its top-caliber athletic programs and overall academic excellence.
In 1979, AARP founded “55 Alive” to help keep older drivers independent, safe and confident while on the road.
While its mission hasn’t changed since then, many other things have, including the program name.
AARP Driver Safety has continued to evolve with the times, delivering on AARP’s goal to promote the independence of older Americans and enhance their quality of life. 1, 2014, AARP Driver Safety launched the new and improved AARP Smart Driver™ Course, the nation’s largest driving refresher course.
Although the course is geared to drivers age 50 and older, the course is open to people of all ages.