Member Spotlight – Melanie Hansen

Meet Melanie Hansen. Melanie practices in Springfield, Virginia. She reports she has always been yearning to be a care manager. She is currently employed at Sunrise Senior Living in a sales and marketing role.

Melanie is working on a Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, with a goal of practicing as a GCM and a therapist. She considers herself an expert in the long term care continuum, as well as educating and providing direction to families. As a student member in ALCA, Melanie hopes to begin networking with other ALCA professionals. She is especially passionate about dementia, how families interact with their loved one, and music as a universal language.

Melanie enjoys singing in the choir, playing guitar, practicing yoga, and time with her family. She is available via email at

Welcome to ALCA Melanie!

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