Meet your local advisor


Lawrence (aka “Lawrie”) has spent her career furthering Healthcare solutions to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care. She worked in the hospital division of Eli Lilly & Co. specializing in contract negotiations, market research and product launches, managed compounds in development from discovery science through launch at Rhone-Poulenc-Roher (now Sanofi), was Global Director of Marketing for the launch of Plavix world-wide, then lead development of advertising Campaigns as Senior Vice President of Client Services for Saatchi & Saatchi/Publicis. After having children she returned to her passion of sales and thrived on improving patient care with diagnostic testing and technology for physicians in private practice. Finally she has found a way to use her experience to make a difference in her community. As the area owner of Senior Care Authority West L.A. and Santa Monica Bay, she looks forward to helping seniors and their families expertly and calmly navigate the challenge of finding exceptional senior care and residences. Lawrence also partners with hospital and other medical facilities and professional to help them optimize post-acute care plans moving towards the goal of discharging directly to “home”, be that independent or assisted living.

Lawrence is always happy to help with all the necessary services related to assisted living facilities or residential care home for your loved ones in West Los Angeles area. You can see assisted living facility reviews in California on her corporate page.

Medicare – What You Need to Know

During his career, Dean Zellers has been a Financial Advisor, Estate Planner and independent producer to offer clients access to all types of Insurance Policies. His expertise today lies in Health Insurance and the nuisances of Medicare where he has been advising families on for over 20 years and is one of the top selling agents in Northern California for Medicare Advantage plans.

Approaching Senior Years with Humor

Lyn Widmyer is the author of Chasing Pills: I Must be Old, I Have a Pill Dispenser is a humorous guide to overcoming the pitfalls of aging—like unwanted body noises and the fear of dementia. For the past 15 years, she has shared humorous thoughts and observations about living on a farm, parenting, travel, serving as an elected official and growing older. Her columns have appeared in various newspapers around West Virginia and Maryland.

Extending Health Span

Michelle is an entrepreneur with a passion for social impact. She built and runs an international organization transforming health and the economy through the science of Nutrigenomics. Her passion is helping people biohack the aging code, extend health span and live this one incredible life we have been given to make a difference in the world and live your greatness.

How to Die Living and Not Live Dying

Fred Bartlit is a trial lawyer considered by Chambers USA Legal Rankings 2017 as, "arguably the best trial lawyer in the United States." He is also the only trial attorney to have been selected by two U.S. Presidents from two different parties for representation on cases. Fred co-founded and co-authored Choosing the Strongpath--both created to educate adults on how strength training can help combat disease.

Life Insurance You Don’t Have to Die to Use

Christopher Sarantopulos has been in the insurance industry since 2004 and well versed in all lines of insurance, auto, home, commercial lines, employee benefits, life and disability. In recent years, Chris has been specializing in life and disability insurance, offering life insurance with chronic, critical and terminal illness riders.

Future Trends in Senior Living

Steve Moran is a celebrated publisher, writer and speaker who is known for his passion and commitment to the field of senior living. Through Senior Housing Forum, an extremely popular blog in our field, he takes on the tough topics that most others won't. More importantly, he elevates our field by talking about the positive contributions individuals and organizations are making to improve the lives of elders and team members.

Top 10 signs your loved ones may need senior care

We Do The Homework For You

We are here with personalized, professional service to support you and relieve the stress of finding the care that your loved one needs. We personally visit every senior living community we present to you to ensure they maintain the safety and security you expect. Together, we will find the living solution that will provide the best quality of life possible for your loved one. Following is our process to learn more about your loved to assist in finding the best options:

Making the right care decision for parents and other senior loved ones can be a daunting task filled with stress, tension and pressure. Senior Care Authority helps families find the best care options for their needs, including Independent and Assisted Living Facilities, Memory Care, Residential Care, and In-Home Care. Our mission is to help families make courageous, informed care decisions under difficult circumstances to preserve the safety, dignity, and joy of seniors. We undergo extensive training and spend countless hours inspecting communities, meeting staff, and reviewing state reports to best advise families on senior living and care options. Alzheimer's, strokes, and falls have left seniors I love and respect highly vulnerable. I leverage 20 years of healthcare and consulting experience to ensure our clients are equipped to make educated care decisions. Our services are at no charge to families, as we are paid by the communities and services they choose.