2016 Action Learning Projects

Witness the passion, desired impact and key learnings of the 2016 Fellows’ Action Learning Projects:

Don Blose, Spanish Cove Retirement Village: Finishing Well Each Day
Kathryn Brod, LeadingAge Ohio: Fostering New Generations of Workforce
Tammy Brown, Montereau, Inc.: ALZ Resource Center of Tulsa
Scott Cairns, Acts Retirement-Life Communities, Inc., Indian River Estates: Relationship Focused Living
Bryon Childs, Christian Living Communities: Financial Wellness: More than Just Another HR Tool
Nikki Cooper Bodkin, Carol Woods Retirement Community: Is IT the Answer?
Jeanna Davis, Eliza Bryant Village: Positive Impressions
Gwynne Deveau, Seabury: The Importance of an Engaged CNA
James Edwartoski, The Mather, Mather LifeWays: Financial Responsibility Maximizes the Resident Experience
Karyn Fryer, Whitney Center, Inc.: Changing Words...Changing Culture
Matt Garcia, Western Home Communities: Better than Medicine, Stories that Inspire
Mark Garilli, Tower One/Tower East: Workforce 2020 - Inspiring the Next Generation
Jane Gibson, Asbury Springhill: Don’t Fence Me In!
Kenneth Gould, East Ridge at Cutler Bay, A SantaFe Senior Living Community: Mr. Builder Workshop
Michael Griffin, Pennswood Village: Mission of Money
Jeremy Hall, Brewster Place: Making the Quest for Innovation Truly Innovative
Cole Harden, Sapphire Lutheran Homes, Inc.: Community Geri-Psych Crisis Stabilization
Caroline Hendricks, Saint Joseph of the Pines: To BE Rather than to SEEM
Sunni Herman, Jewish Home at Rockleigh: Got Parkinson's? Live Better!
Jeff Hutchins, Penick Village: Creating We...
Leslie Katz, Jewish Senior Life of Metropolitan Detroit: #TheValueofVolunteering
Cheryl Knupp, Beatitudes Campus: Success Matters: Resources for our Elders
Laura Kopp, Center for Active Seniors, Inc.: Nourishing the Mind Through the Memory Café
Lisa Kubiak, Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Center: Intergenerational Awareness to Enhance Memory Care
Jessica Lopez, The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens: Growing Better Together: Inspiring a Successful Aging Culture
Joanna Lovely, Seashore Point, Deaconess Abundant Life Communities: Celebrate Sameness
Lizett Magallanes, Episcopal Communities and Services - The Canterbury: #CreativeLiving
Jim Maxwell, Rockwood Retirement Communities: Strengthening and Supporting Our Mission and Vision
Michelle McParland, Frasier Meadows Retirement Community: UN-Marginalizing the Middle: Making Aging Easier
Tomas Mendez, Franke at Seaside: Food for Thought: A Mobile Resource for Older Adults
Christina Minor, Morningside Ministries: Help! I’m Working with Seniors
Lesly Mompoint, John Knox Village of Central Florida, Inc.: No CNAs Left Behind
Paula Ress, Wartburg: The Missing Ingredient: A Culture of Care
Bryan Reynolds, Episcopal Retirement Services: Coffee with Jack: Finding Purpose Through Community
Tim Rogers, Someren Glen, Christian Living Communities: Expanding the Borders of Dementia Friendly Cities
Sherry Shultz, LeadingAge: Consumer Connection
Kim Thompson, Glacier Hills, Inc.: Revitalizing a Learning Institute
Sarah Tipton, Bishop Gadsden: Mission-Driven: Bridging the Affordability Gap
Alex Tucker, Carolina Village: We Want You! Cultivating Future Leaders
Jeff Weatherhead, Aldersgate: Honor in the Now
Linda Wooge, Asbury Home Services, Asbury Communities: Generation We: Bringing Everyone Together