2017 Nominees

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Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Nancy Amo

Faith Community nurse, Trinity Presbyterian Church

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Outstanding Physician
Michael Poliskie

Podiatrist, Orange County Global Medical

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Outstanding Caregiver
Melanie Finder

Home Care Aide, Oasis In-Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Nathan Beck

Administrator , Beachside Nursing Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Ashley Tom

Director of Social Services, Crystal Cove Care Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Michael Demoratz

Clinical Hospice Social Worker, Memorial Care Hospice and Palliative Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Dena Izumoto

Patient Care Coordinator, Silverado Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Catherine Beltran

Director of Social Services, Alamitos West Health Care Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Liz Zuniga

Caregiver, Comfort Keepers

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Carleena Bhaduri

Family Care Associate II, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Kristina Watanabe-Hylton

Executive Director, The Groves of Tustin

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Gregory Wong

Staff Physician, Internal Medicine, AltaMed Health Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Michael Malouf

Physician, Medical Director, St. Joseph Health

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Alexandra Ahumada

Caregiver, Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Francine Harris

President, Santa Ana Senior Club

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Linda Armas

President, Clear Choice Senior Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
S. Clark Smith

Family Medicine, Anaheim Regional Medical Center

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Chanel Messinger

Volunteer, FEEDING IN MOTION nonprofit Food Bank

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Jan Strickland

Executive Director, Right At Home

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Marylyn Hagerty

Nurse Practitioner, CareMore Touch

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Melissa Salazar

RN, , Los Alamitos Medical Center

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Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Larry Hattem

Patient-Family Advisor, St. Joseph Hospital

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Darryl Golliday

Chef, Americana Getaway Senior Day Services

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Sandra Juarez

N/A, N/A

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Yvonne Wu

Manager, CareMore Touch

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Leon Anstead

1st Class Petty Officer, Former US Navy

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Torsten Kruse

Internal Medicine Physician, St. Joseph Health, Mission Heritage Medical Group

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Sarah Rafael

Nurse Manager, ActivCare at Brittany House

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Suzanne Nasraty

Executive Director, Park Vista Health Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Erika Duarte

Director of Social Services, The Pavilion at Sunny Hills

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Sylvia Adler

Liaison, OC Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Francisco “Frank” Franje

Caregiver, Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Jesus Rivera

Certified Home Health Aide, Sanctuary Hospice

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Barbara Myers

Gift Shop Volunteer, St. Jude Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Rick Davis

Director of Community Relations, Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
John Geiss

Doctor , Geiss Med

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Wendy Lay

General Manager, 24Hr HomeCare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Becky Lomaka

Director of Grief Support and Education, O'Connor Mortuary

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dung Trinh

Chief Medical Officer, Irvine Clinical Research

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Corey Adam

PFCA, SIlverado Hospice

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Cyndi Cisneros

N/A, N/A

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Kim DeLiema

Social Worker, Hoag Hospital

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Carol Driscoll

Mother/Daughter/Caregiver, N/A

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Carol Orozco

Cargiver, The Groves of Tustin

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Ingry Lucas

Caregiver, Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Ben Allen

Memories in the Making Coordinator, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Sonia Patricia Francia Garcia

Executive Director , Guardian Angels Homes

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Marty Burbank

Founder, OC Elder Law

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Elena Bor

Primary Caregiver, Amazing Grace & Care

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Gincy Heins

Volunteer, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Dereck Cretz

Director of Social Services, Alamitos Belmont Rehabilitation Hospital

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Erica Bengs

Patient Care Coordinator, Silverado Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Rosemary De Cuir

geriatric care consultant , Alliance Family Advocates

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Mojtaba Sabahi

Internist/ Geriatrics, Friendly Care Medical Group Inc.

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jennifer Funez

Healthcare Outreach Specialist, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Brenda Huante

Executive Director, St. Elizabeth Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Cassilde Nzohabonayo

Case Manager , Vitas Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Heather Yost

Regional Senior Living Consultant, A Right Place For Seniors