Fellows

The Aging Life Care Association® confers the designation, “Fellow of the Leadership Academy” to recognize those Aging Life Care Professionals® who have demonstrated themselves to be advanced practitioners and experts in the field of Aging Life Care / Geriatric Care Management. Fellows maintain a strong commitment to the mission, leadership, programs, and activities of ALCA. This title is valued by Fellows’ clients, the communities they serve, and their colleagues.

ALCA Members, find out how you can become a Fellow of the Leadership Academy  

Nancy E. Avitabile, LMSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Urban Eldercare LLC.
240 West 102nd Street, Suite 22A
New York, NY 10025
urbaneldercare.nyc
(917) 514-8074


Steven Michael Barlam, MSW, LCSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
JFS Care
4601 Wilshire Blvd. #120fin
Los Angeles, CA 90010
www.jfscare.org
(213) 383-2273


Liz Barlowe, MA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Barlowe & Associates.
8237 129th Street
Seminole, FL 33776
www.BarloweAndAssoc.com 
(727) 392-0825


Kate H. Caldwell, MAG, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
ElderTree, LLC.
24489 Salix Lane
Aldie, VA 20105
www.eldertreecare.com 
(703) 424-7575


Trish Colucci Barbosa, RN-BC, CCM
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Peace Aging Care Experts
11 Highland Ave
Long Valley, NJ 07853
www.peaceagingcare.com/ 
(973) 459-9966


Byron Cordes, MSW, LCSW, CASWCM, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Sage Care Management.
85 NE Loop 410, Ste. 309
San Antonio, TX 78216
www.sage-care.com 
(210) 492-1224


Debra Drelich, MSW, ACSW, CSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
New York Elder Care Consultants, LLC.
3110 Fairfield Ave.
Riverdale, NY 10463
www.NYElderCareConsultants.com 
(718) 601-0838


Bunni Dybnis, MA, MFT, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Aging Life Matters
10520 Rochester Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90024
aginglifematters.com/ 
(323) 932-1308


Debra Feldman, MSW, LCSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Debra D. Feldman & Associates, LTD
113 McHenry Rd, #101
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1796
www.ddfcaremanagement.com 
(847) 913-1700


Heather Ann Frenette, MSN, RN, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Desert Care Management.
67 South Higley Road Suite 103-117
Gilbert, AZ 85296
www.desertcaremanagement.com 
(480) 804-7200


Kate Granigan, MSW, LICSW, CASWCM
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
LifeCare Advocates
180 Wells Avenue, Suite 101
Newton, MA 02459
www.lcadvocates.com/ 
(617) 928-0200


Jullie Gray, MSW, LICSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Wiser Caring
16634 SE 25th St.
Bellevue, WA 98008
Wiser Caring
 


Nina Pflumm Herndon, MA, CMC, RCFE, CLPF
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Sage Eldercare Solutions
PO Box 1234
Millbrae, CA 94030
www.sageeldercare.com 
(415) 775-5642


Joan M. Harris, LSW, MBA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Symphony Care Management LLC
PO Box 5503
Wayland, MA 01778
www.symphonycaremanagement.com
(781) 591-3231


Lisa I. Kaufman, MS, CMC, CTRS
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
SeniorCare Options.
3131 Mountain Laurel Street NE
Roswell, GA 30075
www.seniorcareopt.com 
(770) 579-9177


Barbara Levison, MA, MSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Proeger & Associates, Inc.
5517 Eastwind Dr.
Sarasota, FL 34233
www.proegerassociates.com 
(941) 351-3640


Lisa Mayfield, MA, LMHC, GMHS, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Aging Wisdom
100 W. Harrison St. #N410
Seattle, WA 98119
www.agingwisdom.com 
(206) 456-5155


Rebecca Montano, PhD, CRC, CMC, CCM, CDP
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Aging Focused at EveMar
7660 Fay Ave, H-123joyc
La Jolla, CA 92037
www.agingfocused.com/ 
(858) 695-2369


Amy O'Rourke, MPH, NHA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
O'Rourke and Associates
341 N Maitland Ave Suite 260
Maitland, FL 32751
www.orourkeandassociates.com 
(407) 896-2010


Miriam Oliensis-Torres, MSW, LCSW, CASWCM
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
MOT Consultation & Care Management, LLC
2024 E Kenmore Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211

(414) 333-1114


Jennifer Lynn Pagano, MA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Human Network Systems, Inc.
1805 S. Bellaire Street, Suite 325
Denver, CO 80222
hnsden.com 
(303) 758-8182


Carla Payne, BA, MA, CG, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Aging Care Matters, LLC
3309 Rogers Road, Suite 117
Wake Forest, NC 27587
www.agingcarematters.com 
(919) 525-6464


Charlene Proeger, PHD, LMFT, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Proeger & Associates.
755 Indian Beach Ln.
Sarasota, FL 34234
www.proegerassociates.com 
(941) 351-3640


Anne Rosenthal, PHD, MFT, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Home Care Assistance (formerly Eldercare Services)
1808 Tice Valley Boulevard
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
www.EldercareAnswers.com 
(925) 352-7673


Anne Sansevero, RN, AGNP, MA, CCM
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
HealthSense LLC
240 East 47th St 38D
New York, NY 10017
www.health-sense.org  
(646) 241-3463


Brenda Shorkend, MA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Shorkend Care Management
PO Box 70354
Pasadena, CA 91117
http://www.shorkendcare.com/ 
(626) 437-5530


Stephanie Swerdlow, LCSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Elder Options, Inc.
1505 St. Andrews Road
Hollywood, FL 33021
www.elderoptionsinc.com 
(954) 981-2341


Jennifer Szakaly, MA, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Caregiving Corner
6135 Park South Drive Ste 510
Charlotte, NC 28210
www.caregivingcorner.com/ 
(704) 945-7170


Angela F. Thomas, MSN, RN, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Caring with Grace, LLC
3608 Binkley Ave.
Dallas, TX 75205
www.caringwithgrace.com 
(214) 789-6402


Audrey Zabin, MEd, LSW, CMC
Fellow of the Leadership Academy
Audrey Zabin
206 Allandale Road
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
www.azacaremanagement.com 
(617) 645-1757