Committees are an active and engaging way to get involved with our dynamic chapter and board.  We continuously seek ALCA-NE member volunteers who want to collaborate with colleagues to support the work of various committees. Read below for a brief description and contact the committee chair-person listed below if you would like to learn more. There are many benefits both professionally and personally to joining us.


Daniela Masters co-chair
Rhiannon Stare co-chair
Heather Hersee
Deb Allen
Rose Anne Dioguardi
Sam van Kalkeren

Membership committee provides a warm welcome through emails, postcards, and new member welcome zooms. We serve as a resource for new members with questions and try to raise awareness of various resources and member benefits. We help those looking for peer groups connect with others. Our goal is to create a warm inclusive environment which encourages camaraderie and collaboration.


Nicole Kanis – Chair
Danielle Lubin
Deb Tishler
Emily Grossman
Wendy Alderstein

Programming Committee members organize chapter meetings and recruit dynamic speakers who educate ALCA members on a wide variety of topics pertaining to Aging Life Care Management. We are seeking additional members for this committee.


Angela Ashton co-chair
Emma Fortin co-chair
Patrick Capozzi
Steve Stern

Communications Committee is responsible for the coordination of content and postings for our new chapter website and our social media pages. We are seeking additional members for this committee.


Angela Ashton co-chair
Kate Thaisz co-chair
Sarah Bourque
Deb Tishler
Amy Lucas
Ellen Wilson
Jennifer Pilcher
Anne McGuire

Conference committee works on a biannual conference for our chapter. This is a dynamic group of members who are care managers and corporate partners. We are seeking additional members for this committee.


Joan Garbow co-chair
Carolyn Brennan-Alley co-chair

In the Fall, the nominations committee reviews open positions on the board and evaluates candidates.  Chapter members who are eligible to vote then are sent a ballot to approve the slate of board members. The Past President is the chair-person of nominations committee.