Published on July 31, 2014

Maureen Gartland awarded the LeadingAge Florida 2014 Executive of the Year Award

Maureen Gartland, Vice President/Administrator of St. Catherine Labouré Manor-Ascension Health Senior Care, was awarded the LeadingAge Florida 2014 Executive of the Year Award at their annual convocation yesterday, July 30, in Orlando, Florida.Maureen Gartland

This award is presented to the CEO, Executive Director, or Administrator  of a member community who demonstrates:

• The highest qualities of leadership;
• Willingness to mentor others; and
• Innovation and significant contribution to the work of LeadingAge Florida.

Maureen’s nomination was put forward by Michael Sheedy, Executive Director of the Florida Catholic Conference.  As Mr. Sheedy stated in his nomination, “When sharing the intention to nominate Maureen with others, we were overwhelmed with responses.  Colleagues, supervisors, subordinates and even competitors cited examples reflecting her visionary leadership, mission-driven dedication to the elderly, commitment to mentoring those entering the profession, and her value system.  Maureen is loved and respected in the nursing home profession and under her leadership, St. Catherine’s remains fiscally sound and serves its elderly residents well.”
Please join Ascension Health Senior Care in congratulating Maureen on this outstanding achievement.