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New Member Spotlight – Jihan Starr

July 30, 2018 — Meet Jihan Starr, of Davenport Senior Connections, LLC. Jihan is a solo practitioner who practices throughout the DC Metropolitan area, including Montgomery County and Prince George’s County in Maryland, and Northern Virginia. Jihan was led to Aging Life Care through the experience with her grandparents, as well as wanting to help others in healthcare. She... Read More

New Member Spotlight – Aimee Lynn Curry

July 30, 2018 — Please join us in welcoming Aimee Lynn Curry, MSW, of SAGE Care Advisors, to the Aging Life Care Association. Aimee and her partner and co-founder, Debbie Thomas, practice in Montgomery, Chester and Delaware Counties. As Aimee explains it, she and her partner Debbie, were Medical Social Workers with Main Line Health for many years before... Read More

New Member Spotlight – Debbie Thomas

July 30, 2018 — Welcome to new Aging Life Care Professional Debbie Thomas of SAGE Care Advisors. Debbie and her co-founder and partner, Aimee Lynn Curry, practice in Delaware, Montgomery, and Chester Counties, and the Main Line. Debbie tells us she was a medical social worker for ten years, providing counseling and discharge planning. She is knowledgeable about the... Read More

New Member Spotlight – Marilyn Rippetoe

July 30, 2018 — Meet Marilyn Rippetoe, a new member of the Aging Life Care Association and the Mid-Atlantic Chapter. Marilyn is working as an Aging Life Care Professional at Lifematters Corp. She practices in the District of Columbia, and in the counties of Montgomery, Prince George’s, Howard and Anne Arundel. Marilyn first started her work in senior care... Read More

New Member Spotlight – Meet Dallas Moore

March 21, 2018 — Meet Dallas B. Moore, MSW, a new ALCA member in the Mid-Atlantic chapter. Dallas practices in Fairfax County, Virginia, with “Independent You.” She completed her MSW in September 2017 and joined Independent You because of their philosophy of helping seniors be as independent as possible. She especially enjoys trauma work, and volunteers at a trauma... Read More

New Member Spotlight – Meet Judy Siderer

March 4, 2018 — Meet Judy Siderer, MSW, LSW, a new member of the Aging Life Care Association. Judy is a Senior Care Manager with Intervention Associates in the Greater Philadelphia area. Judy has worked for 25 years with Intervention Associates, a subsidiary of Friends LifeCare Partners. In addition to serving the senior population, Intervention Associates also works with... Read More

Member Spotlight: David Rosenberg

November 16, 2016 — Hello! My name is David Rosenberg, and I am President of Senior Care Advisors. I am excited to be a member of the ALCA and the Mid-Atlantic chapter. Senior Care Advisors launched this fall and we are here to help older adults and their families living in Philadelphia, Montgomery and Bucks counties. Just to share... Read More

Member Spotlight: Tammy Steier

August 12, 2016 — Tammy is an Aging Life Care Manager (TM) and the founder of Avail Care Managers, LLC, a geriatric care management company in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.  As a certified geriatric care manager and a licensed and registered Occupational Therapist(OT) with over 19 years of experience, Tammy utilizes occupational therapy’s principles, education, practice, and approach to promote value of... Read More

Congratulations to Mid-Atlantic Outstanding Member Award Winner, Buckley Fricker

May 10, 2016 — We are pleased to announce Buckley Fricker, Mid-Atlantic Treasurer, has received the 2016 Outstanding Chapter Member Award. Buckley was recognized during the Awards ceremony at the ALCA National conference in April. Buckley has served as our chapter treasurer for three years. When she assumed this position, she over hauled our bookkeeping system and streamlined our budgeting process. Buckley has kept the board of directors informed and accountable for the financial health of the chapter, and does so with clarity and focus. Buckley devotes countless volunteer hours to her position as treasurer and truly deserves to this recognition for her contributions of time and talent.

Member Spotlight: Sharon Dickol

February 5, 2016 — Delaware might be a little state but is not to be forgotten in the Mid- Atlantic region of the Aging Life Care Association. There are currently just three Aging Life Care Professionals in the state of Delaware to be more precise! All are located in New Castle County, where the largest concentration of older adults... Read More