Luan has 30+ years of experience in senior care management. As an owner/operator, her primary focus has been successful openings and
operations for independent retirement communities, assisted living/personal care facilities, and facilities for the memory impaired. She has opened multiple properties, taken properties off moratorium and turned around poor performers. She lost and rebuilt a community destroyed by a series of hurricanes in 2004. She has worked with investors in developing ALF properties and has also provided quality assurance/risk management auditing and operations/marketing management consultation.
Originally trained in elementary education Luan’s background also includes software training & development, public relations consulting, restaurant ownership, and real estate sales. She is a Certified Senior Advisor & is certified as a Healthcare Risk Manager, as a Professional Business & Life Coach, and as an Assisted Living Administrator and Alzheimer’s Trainer in Florida. She has worked with the state in developing the examination for Assisted Living Administrators and the comprehensive assisted living website for consumers and providers. She has been actively involved in leadership capacities for the Alzheimer’s Association at local, state, and national levels; Manatee Glens Board of Directors; West Central Florida Area Agency on Aging Board of Directors; and the Florida Assisted Living Association Board of Directors. In 2001 she received FALA’s Leadership Excellence Award, the highest honor bestowed on a member.
Luan has learned in her 30+ years of working with seniors that many of them and their children are living with emotional distress, traumatic memories and bad feelings about people or events. She became certified as a Somatic Intuitive Training™ Practitioner so she can help people enjoy Brighter Outlooks. This process to release negative emotions is extremely effective. She is ready to help you embrace a new life with friends and family enjoying Brighter Outlooks.