Julia has been a resident of Long Beach for 56 years. Her background for 38 years was in medical research and education for the elderly and disabled. As CEO she was directly involved in their Adult Daycare Center for Alzheimers and Dementia and in developing a Wellness Center specifically designed for the needs of the elderly and disabled. After her mother suffered a stroke, she became her caregiver. Because of her previous experiences, she has a passion for the clients and the stress is brings to family. She also know that research shows that 90% of seniors want to age in their homes where they have familiar surroundings and a better quality of life. Her daughter Jennifer and her granddaughter have also been caregivers.