In this episode of The Mentors Radio, Host Tom Loarie talks with visionary entrepreneur Loren Shook, a pioneer in the field of memory care, founder, president, chairman and CEO of Silverado, former president and COO of Community Psychiatric Centers, an international NYSE company. Driven by a life-long commitment to changing lives for the good, especially in the field of improving quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory issues, Loren is a true visionary – helping to transform an industry while creating thousands of healthcare jobs. He is the recipient of awards that include the University of California Irvine’s Institute for Memory Impairment and Neurological Disorders’ (UCI MIND) 2015 Community Leadership Honoree Award, Southern California 55+ Housing Council’s Person of the Year Award, Boomer Business Summit’s Innovation in Leadership and Service Award, Mission Hospital Foundation’s Vision Award, Ernest & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award in health care and others. He co-authored New Possibilities in Memory Care: The Silverado Story and The Silverado Story: A Memory Care Culture Where Love is Greater than Fear.
- BIO: https://www.silverado.com/about-us/our-leadership/loren-shook/
- COMPANY WEBSITES:
- New Possibilites in Memory Care: The Silverado Story, by Loren Shook and Steve Winner
- The Silverado Story: A Memory-Care Culture Where Love is Greater than Fear, by Loren Shook and Steve Winner
- Changemakers: Loren Shook, Founder and CEO, Silverado, Changemakers 2023, Senior Housing News