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Member Spotlight – Kiralie Konde

March 25, 2020 — Kiralie Konde, MSS, LSW, C-ASWCM is a new ALCA member who practices in Philadelphia and parts of New Jersey, specifically the counties of Philadelphia, Delaware, Chester, Bucks and Montgomery in Pennsylvania, and Camden and Gloucester in New Jersey. She is the owner and sole practitioner of Generation Crossroads, LLC. Since becoming a social worker, Kiralie... Read More

Member Spotlight – Melanie Hansen

March 25, 2020 — 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... Read More

Member Spotlight – Lorin Carlson Healy

March 24, 2020 — Please welcome Lorin Carlson Healy, RN, LCSW of Transition Senior Care of Malvern, PA, Chester County. Lorin has a combined background in nursing and clinical social work psychotherapy. She incorporated care management into her practice when she was in New York City. She reports many families and patients were referred to her as they struggled... Read More

Member Spotlight – Meg Pemberton

March 24, 2020 — Meet Meg Pemberton, MHA, BSN, RN, CSA of ElderCare Connections. Meg practices in Fredericksburg, Virginia, including the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford. She tells us that as a Registered Nurse, she has always had a passion for seniors. Even as she navigated her own parent’s journey, she feels fortunate to have had... Read More

Member Spotlight – Pam Reynolds

March 24, 2020 — Please welcome Pam Reynolds, CMC to Mid-Atlantic ALCA. Pam is President of Allegiance Aging Care Services in Northern Virginia. She co-owns a company that also provides home care and physician house calls. She reports that while her company does provide support to those living in senior communities, their primary focus is helping those who want... Read More

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

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

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

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

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