2013 Best Senior Living Awards Judges

We’ve assembled a top-notch panel of experts from the Senior Living industry to rate sites nominated to the SeniorHomes.com Best Senior Living Awards.

Here are our Esteemed Judges

  • Bart Astor, Author of multiple books, including Baby Boomers Guide to Caring for Aging Parents and the upcoming release AARP Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life: Smart Choices about Money, Health, Work, Lifestyle, and Pursuing Your Dreams
  • Anthony Cirillo, Healthcare Consultant, Senior Health Expert, About.com Guide to Assisted Living
  • Bob Bua, V.P. Long Term Care, Genworth Financial; and President of CareScout, a wholly owned subsidiary of Genworth Financial
  • Brett Topche, Managing Director at MentorTech Ventures
  • Kaye Swain, Publisher of SandwichINK
  • April Fan, Registered Dietitian, Founder of SeniorResourceCentral.com
  • Sara Shelton, Founder of Seattle Aging Solutions
  • Heidi Henning, Director of Seniors Real Estate Specialists
  • Shannon Martin, M.S.W., Community Aging Director at Aging Wisely, LLC
  • Sona Mehring,  Founder of CaringBridge.org
  • Deena Neste, Founder of Mature Market Sales Source
  • Patrick Roden, CEO of Aginginplace.com
  • Martha Stettinius, author of Inside the Dementia Epidemic: A Daughter’s Memoir
  • Joy Loverde, Keynote Speaker and Author of The Complete Eldercare Planner: Where to Start, Questions to Ask, How to Find Help (Random House, Updated and Revised, 2009)
  • Lori Paterno, M.Ed., Health Coach, CEO of Sage Minder Technologies and Editor-in-Chief of SageMinder.com
  • Paula Enrietto, Co-Founder of Senior Health Insights
  • Shelley Webb, Founder of Intentional Caregiver, Registered Nurse and Geriatric Care Manager
  • Trisha Parker, author, speaker and Co-Founder of TheBestofOurLives.com
  • John Parker, Ph.D., author, speaker and Co-Founder of TheBestofOurLives.com
  • Kathy Birkett, Founder and Publisher of Senior Care Corner
  • Dorothy Sander, Publisher, Aging Abundantly
  • Brian Geyser, Founder of CareNetworks