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Our 2013 Leaders of Tomorrow awards

April 19, 2013
by The Long-Term Living editors
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Long-Term Living is proud to present the five winners of our 2013 Leaders of Tomorrow awards program.

Many industry programs honor those who have demonstrated lengthy achievements in the field of long-term care, but who will be tomorrow’s leaders of policies, progress and trends? Our program aims to recognize and encourage these new leaders, who are so urgently needed during today’s challenges and uncertainty in long-term care.

The 2013 winners:

  • Barry Berman, CEO, Chelsea  Jewish Foundation, Chelsea, Mass.
  • Roberto Muñiz, MPA, LNHA, FACHCA, President and CEO, The Francis E. Parker Memorial Home, Piscataway, N.J.
  • G. Allen Power, MD, Eden Mentor at St. John’s Home in Rochester, NY, and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Rochester
  • Jane M. Rohde, AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, AAHID, LEED AP, Senior Living Consultant, JSR Associates, Inc.
  • Phenelle Segal, RN, CIC, president of Infection Control Consulting Services, Delray Beach, Fla.

These five leaders will be profiled on our website from April 19 to April 25 as well as in our May print and digital issues. This year’s winners were nominated and chosen by Long-Term Living’s editorial team and its editorial advisory board, listed below, the members of which represent key areas of long-term care: academia, administration, clinical care, policy, technology and environments for aging.

This year’s honorees exemplify those professionals in long-term care whose visions are making a difference in their towns and states, while serving as exemplar models for others across the country.

We know that there are many more upcoming leaders in long-term care whose efforts and contributions to the field merit recognition and we look forward to honoring them in years to come. Perhaps you’ll be among them.

Long-Term Living’s Editorial Advisory Board

Majd Alwan, PhD, Vice President, Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST), LeadingAge, Washington, D.C.

Margaret P. Calkins, PhD, CAPS, EDAC, President, I.D.E.A.S., Inc., Kirtland, Ohio

William V. Day, President, St. Barnabas Health System, Gibsonia, Pa.

John F. Derr, RPh, Health Information Technology Strategy consultant to Golden Living, Plano, Texas

Tim Dressman, Executive Director, St. Leonard Franciscan Community, Centerville, Ohio

Charlotte Eliopoulos, RN, MPH, PhD, Executive Director, American Association for Long Term Care Nursing, Cincinnati, Ohio

Leah Klusch, Executive Director, Alliance Training Center, Alliance, Ohio

Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN, WOCN/Special Projects Nurse, Rest Haven-York, Pa.

Rob Mayer, President, Hulda B. and Maurice L. Rothschild Foundation, Chicago

Eli Pick, President, Post Acute Innovations, Elmhurst, Ill.

Judah L. Ronch, PhD, Dean of and professor at the Erikson School, University of Maryland Baltimore County

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