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Professional Experience

Lisa Mitchell

Lisa Mitchell is the Executive Director of CNY Elderplanning. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Gerontology from State University of New York College at Cortland and a second Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy from Utica College of Syracuse University. Lisa has over a decade of experience and extensive knowledge of the resources available to seniors in the Central New York area. Her professional career includes working in the areas of Home Care, Assisted Living, Short Term Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Facilities. Lisa has first hand experience in being a long term caregiver for her parents and has a strong network of professional connections. She is compassionate, respectful and honors all those whom she comes to serve bringing a level of comfort, empathy and stability to her clients and their families.

Kate McGahan

Kate McGahan founded CNY Elderplanning in 1995. She is a New York State Licensed Master of Social Work with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Nazareth College and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Syracuse University. With over 30 years experience in the local health care system, she now serves as Geriatric Care Management Consultant.

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