Join our National Network of Professional Care Managers
VillagePlan’s network is comprised of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (PGCMs) who are health and human services professionals specializing in a field related to care management, including nursing, gerontology, social work, or psychology. The majority of Network members are also members of the Aging Life Care Association (formerly the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers), have current liability insurance, adhere to a Code of Ethics and follow a Standard of Practice.
ALL Network Members:
VillagePlan’s Elite Members exceed the criteria of general membership in our network. All have a minimum five years of experience practicing Care Management and have completed specialized VillagePlan training on how to exceed client expectations and serve various affinity groups.
Evan is an accomplished healthcare and political entrepreneur, and was President of Best Doctors, the pioneer in second opinion as an employee benefit. Under his leadership, Best Doctors grew from a few million in revenue to nearly $200 million. In 2014, Evan was an independent candidate for Governor of Massachusetts.
Linda has over 30 years’ experience in the field of Professional Care Management. She is a past President of the National Association of Care Managers (the Aging Life Care Association™) and founded and directed a successful full-service Care Management Company for the past 30 years. Her passion is bringing resolve to families in need of navigating the aging journey.
Sound Options' CEO and President, Mary Lynn Pannen, is one of the nation's leading experts on Geriatric Care Management and Home Care for seniors and individuals with complex and wide-ranging needs. Since its founding in 1989, she has grown the company into one of the largest private elder care management companies in Washington State.
Emily has several years specializing in marketing and strategic business development with experience managing high-profile media relations, branding, event management, and all aspects of marketing and advertising. She gained early experience with Analysis Group, one of the world's largest private consulting firms for academia, industry, and government.
Shannon has a background developing and implementing technical solutions big and small and has led the technology for several humanitarian engineering teams for Global Ties, UC San Diego, worked as a developer, project manager, and instructor. She shares a passion in building intuitive systems that help people in their business and daily life.
By partnering with Sound Options and investing their practice, we are experiencing tremendous growth and opportunity. We are planning expansion throughout the State of Washington and Pacific Northwest.
Sound Options and been servicing Seattle – Tacoma and enriching the lives of their clients since 1989. Our goal is to continue enabling seniors and their families to have the highest quality of life possible, no matter what the challenges. Because we have a highly skilled team of nurses, social workers, activity specialists and caregivers, we can change stressful situations into manageable ones. Peace of mind starts with just one phone call!