2018 Nominees

Click the "View Profile" button to review nominee and vote.
You may vote once a day, EVERY day!

 


 
Select Category:

 
Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Yvonne Wu

Manager for JSA team, Alignment Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Randy Pesqueira

Executive Director , Senior Center in Central Park

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Eric Gonzalez

Outstanding Caregiver, Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Aileen Brazeau

Director, San Clemente Villas by the Sea

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Karin Malone

Outstanding Caregiver, Oasis In-Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Dayna Ayala

Director of Case Management, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Laura Valenzuela

Social Services Director, Terrace View Care Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
William Shankle

Medical Director, The Shankle Memory and Cognitive Disorders Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Kit G. Katz

Director Community Health & Senior Services, Bazzeni Wellness Center Dignity Health

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
John M. Alexander

Case Manager for Continuing Care , Kaiser Permmanete

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Arnetta Robinson

Director of Community Relations/ Chairman of the Board, Sea Crest / Pacific Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Nancy Ortiz

RN Case Manager, Providence Little Company of Mary Hospital Torrance

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Dung Trinh

Physician Investigator, Irvine Clinical Research/Senior Helpers Nominee

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Cesar Delgado

Senior Care Services Executive, Season of Life Consultants

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Calixto Santos

Outstanding Caregiver, Attentive Home Care

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
David A. Bunch

Creator, The Voice of Parkinson's

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Catherine Aaronson

Student, University of Tulsa

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Jennifer Beach

Palliative Care Program Social Worker, Monarch Healthcare

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Ron Cabrera

Veteran Volunteer, Optimal Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Sandeep Thakkar

Movement Disorders Specialist, Hoag Neurosciences Institute

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
ChieuHa Phan

Family Caregiver, Family Caregiver Resource Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Frances (Fran) Newhouse

Nurse Case Manager / Discharge Planner , Placentia Linda Hospital

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Samuel Parsons

Owner, Good News Ministry

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Samantha Dunlow

Director of Case Management, Los Alamitos Medical Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Stina Nur

Caregiver, 123 Home Care Services Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Marty Burbank

Founder & CEO, OC Elder Law

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Cheryl Lvovsky

Social Worker, Healthcare Partners Long Beach

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Debra Rose Ph.D

Professor, CO-Director Center for Successful Aging, California State University Fullerton

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Amanda Secola

Editor,Publisher, Not Born Yesterday

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Robert Do

Executive Director, St. Edna Subacute and Rehabilitation Center

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Dick Atnip

President/CEO, Atnip Co., Inc

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Russ Granich

Chief Medical Officer, Hospice of The East Bay

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Julie Conway

Volunteer, Sea Crest Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Josie Teehanke

Owner/Operator, Alliance Senior Living and Paradise Home & Garden

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Mindy Kaye Bixby

Physician, B.E.S.T. Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Teresa Maldonado

Director of Social Services, Mirada Hills Rehabilitation and Convalescent Hospital

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Jody Hudson

Vice President/Senior Relationship Manager, First American Trust

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Carole Bush

Executive Director , Emerald Court

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Jean Sunwoo

Care Manager, St. Jude Medical Center

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Susan Bristol

Volunteer, Meals on Wheels

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Deborah O’Connor

Senior Program Director, Southern California, Alzheimer's Association

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Mary McBride

Care Manager, Senior Center in the Central Park

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Lorenzo De La Rosa

Caregiver, CareAssist Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Tracy Okubo

Lead OT, Ortho and Sports, St. Jude Center for Rehabilitation and Wellness

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Hailee Kurtz

Caregiver, Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Kirsten Muster

Licensed Clinical Social Worker , Placentia Linda Hospital

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Elinore Lagman

Caregiver, Irvine Cottages

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Art Francis

Executive Director, Terrace View Care Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Adrienne Norquist

Nurse Practitioner - Certified , Healthcare Partners Torrance

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Amy Haupert

Elder Law Attorney, Law Office of Fay Blix

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Kathryn McRae

Social Worker, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center - Torrance

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Brooke Nichols

Physician, Healthcare Partners Long Beach

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
John Owings

Development Director, Successful Aging Resources/Helping Hands Relocation

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Blake Naudin

Managing Director, 24Hr HomeCare

Nominated for:
Family Member Hero - People's Choice
Susan Romero

Family Caregiver, Senior Helpers/St. Jude Family Caregiver Resource Center

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Dan Oldewage

Resident, Oakmont of Orange

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Judy Osuna

Community Outreach, Alzheimer's Family Service Center

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
Cynthia Tostado

Social Worker, Leisure World, Seal Beach

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jackie Mark

Program Analyst , CalOptima

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Chuck Eusey

Executive Director, Brookdale Brea Assisted Living

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Joomo Yang

Physician, Advanced Medical Home Physicians

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Alejandra Valle

Executive Director, Irvine Cottages

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
William Schultz

Community Volunteer, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Debbie Hudson

RN, PLCMMC-T

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
John DeLap

Volunteer, N/A

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Melinda Stilwell

Community Relations Specialist, Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Moe Togafau

Caregiver, ActivCare Living

Nominated for:
Veteran Hero - People's Choice
Levon "Bud" Bardsley

Veteran Volunteer, Salus Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Social Worker
 Gilbert Dorado

Behavioral Health and Care Management, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center - San Pedro

Nominated for:
Volunteer Hero - People's Choice
Joan Cuthbert

Senior Program Director, CIty Church of Anaheim

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Aly Duzich

VP of Care Management, Alignment Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Derek Mannion

Owner and RCFE Administrator Certification, Alliance Eldercare Senior Placement Service

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Bobby Afker

Home Care Aide, 24Hr HomeCare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Chalat Rajaram

Senior Medical Director, Vitas Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jordan Hellman

Director of Business Development and Operations, 123 Home Care

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Kasra Morshedizadeh  "Dr. Morsh"

Medical Director , Salus Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Jason Mendoza

LVN, Villagio at Capriana

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Michael Haga

Housecall Physician, Advanced Medical Home Physicians

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Kristen Maahs-Kolberg

Community Outreach Specialist, Alzheimer's Orange County

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Barbara Reed

Caregiver, Senior Helpers

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Elaine Watrous

Owner, CLPF, NCG, CSA, Elite Fiduciary Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Michael Tehrani

Physician , Apple Health

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Sandy Platamone

RN Case Manager, Salus Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Nurse
Inguna Reeves

Nurse Practitioner, Healthcare Partners House Calls

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
Roxana Minkus

Physician, Private Practice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Ellie Nixon

Outreach Director, HERITAGE MEMORIAL SERVICES

Nominated for:
Outstanding Executive Director
Mark Mortensen

CEO, Salus Homecare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Physician
John Kim

Medical Director, Alignment Healthcare

Nominated for:
Outstanding Caregiver
Laura Terrazone

Caregiver, Horizon Support Services

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Jill Paulson

Director of Community Relations, Development and Education, Optimal Hospice

Nominated for:
Outstanding Senior Care Professional
Patty Alexander

Vice President - Placement Specialist, Care Partners At Home