Williams to serve on LeadingAge Gulf States board

Debra Williams

Glen President and CEO named secretary/treasurer for association dedicated to serving local senior populations and communities

Debra Williams, CPA, President and CEO of The Glen was named Secretary/Treasurer on the board of directors of LeadingAge Gulf States for the 2019-2020 year at the recent LeadingAge Gulf States/Louisiana Assisted Living Association Annual Conference and Expo. The Glen has been a part of LeadingAge Gulf States for 15 years and Williams has been on the board for the past three years.

Nationally, LeadingAge is an association of 6,000 nonprofits dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. As a member of the national organization, LeadingAge Gulf States envisions a long-term care system which offers accessible, affordable, high-quality and innovative health care, housing and community services for the senior populations of Louisiana and Mississippi.

“Serving on the board of directors as Secretary/Treasurer of LeadingAge Gulf States will only help The Glen become more connected with national and regional organizations which help the older population. Our regional affiliation with LeadingAge has widened our network providing great potential,” Williams said. “I am committed to furthering the association’s mission to represent the interests of its members — and the populations they serve — with integrity and dedication.”

For more information on The Glen, visit www.theglensystem.org and for more information on LeadingAge Gulf States, go to www.leadingagegulfstates.org.

The Glen Retirement System is a Life Plan Community designed to support older adults as they strive to get the most out of life. Throughout the various levels of living we offer, we provide the comforts of home in an engaging setting. For more information, go to theglensystem.org.