Advocate of the Year Awards

2017 submissions are now closed.

CALA’s Advocate of the Year Award honors CALA members who actively build relationships with legislators, support CALA’s policy priorities, and demonstrate a commitment to grassroots action on behalf of Assisted Living.

CALA members who have participated in CALA’s advocacy events, hosted legislators and staffers at their community, and educated local groups on Assisted Living can enter to be the Advocate of the Year.

Current Honorees

Monique Dixon, Brookdale Yreka
Monique Dixon, Brookdale Yreka
Cathy Katz, Casa de Santa Fe
Cathy Katz, Casa de Santa Fe

Past Honorees

2014 – Mark Cimino, CiminoCare
2014 – Deborah Godt, Revere Court Memory Care
2014 – Terry Ervin, Oakmont Management Group
2013 – Bill Keck, Emeritus Senior Living
2013 – Cheryl Martin, Lakeside Park
2011 – Todd Shetter, ActivCare Living
2011 – John Zikmund, Atria Senior Living
2010 – Laura Trujillo, Vintage Senior Living
2009 – Lynette Hubbard, Atria Senior Living
2009 – Michael Johnson, Vintage Senior Living
2009 – Carol Pickard, Sunwest Management