Mary Alexander is Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Healthcare Integration for the Home Instead Senior Care ® network. Mary and her team build relationships with business and healthcare organizations to develop cutting-edge, senior-care solutions that will change the face of aging. A strong senior-care advocate, Mary represents Home Instead at senior care-related conferences and meetings throughout North America and is a frequent speaker on a variety of senor-related topics. She is a member of the American Society on Aging’s Business Forum on Aging, a Certified Senior Advisor and frequent content contributor on CaregiverStress.com. Mary joined Home Instead in 2003 after witnessing the power of companionship and the importance of caregiving in her grandmother’s life, and she continues to draw inspiration from her grandmother, mother and father’s aging experiences. Mary is passionate in her desire to help all families with aging loved ones understand the senior care options available to them. The Home Instead Senior Care® network, founded in 1994 in Omaha by Lori and Paul Hogan, is the world’s largest provider of non-medical in-home care services for seniors, with more than 1,000 independently owned and operated franchises in 17 global markets. The Home Instead Senior Care network employs more than 65,000 CAREGivers℠ worldwide who enable seniors to live safely and comfortably in their own home for as long as possible.