Elena’s Qualifications, Bio and Affiliations
Elena is a Director of Life Care Planning and a Certified Elder Care Coordinator with over 30 years of experience in the legal, financial and insurance industries. Her knowledge and experience with Medicaid, Medicare, Financial and Insurance Products, Long Term Care and Community Based Programs provide the backbone for planning while care management and commitment provide resources and peace of mind. Elena is finalizing her designation as a Certified Senior Advisor.
Elena has been working with Elder’s exclusively for the last 10 years, initially focusing on the Medicaid Application Process and then she became Certified as an Elder Care Coordinator. As a lifelong caretaker herself, Elena understands the demands and worries that go together with providing the best possible options for your loved ones. She is passionate about preserving the dignity of Elders, allowing them to Age Gracefully in a place of their choosing while supporting their family as they navigate health and age transitions.
Elena has a Bachelor of Science in Law Administration and a Minor in Business Administration. She is an active member of various community and civic organizations. Elena is an advocate for Elders and the Disabled within the State of Connecticut and especially with the Area Agency on Aging, Senior Resources, the Connecticut Commission on Women, Children and Seniors, the Connecticut Coalition on Aging and she works very closely with various State Agencies who promote and advocate for the Elder’s right to remain in their home or community with assistance.