Larry Letters

Larry Letters

LeadingAge President and CEO Larry Minnix has worked in aging services for more than 30 years. He frequently shares his experiences and lessons from his work as well as observations from his visits with LeadingAge members, through letters to LeadingAge members.

Recent Larry Letters

Health Reform and the Supreme Court Ruling

Larry's response to the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Baseball Stars

Larry explains how baseball is a powerful catalyst of intergenerational fellowship and good will.

A Pope Mobile, the Ice Plant and Mushy Eggs

Larry talks about a visit to Shell Point, a retirement community that is doing good things in Florida.

Ensuring A Nutritional Boost for DC Seniors

We are asking all our advocacy and association friends in Washington to contribute a 6-pack of Ensure or Boost—or money to purchase what’s needed.

The Masonic Homes of Kentucky Distillery

Larry recounts a visit to Masonic Homes of Kentucky.

Our Field as a Calling

Larry's newsletter about Presbyterian Senior Living CEO Steve Proctor, who celebrated his 40th anniversary with his organization.

Enough Is Enough

Larry explains how the nursing home continues to be treated like the illegitimate child in the health care family.

Lutheran Happy Hour, Golf Carts, and Beds That Roll Outside: A Dream Come True

Larry's thoughts on visiting 2 member organizations in Grand Rapids, MI.