United Methodist

Pam Garofolo Honored with LeadingAge Leadership Award

UMC Corporate Director of Tapestries, Pamela Garofolo has been honored with the prestigious LeadingAge Leadership Award, recognizing her 15 years of transformative impact within UMC and the broader community. With a steadfast commitment to resident-centered care, Pam has revolutionized dementia care practices, setting new standards in the industry.

Pam also actively engages in community outreach, advocating for dementia awareness and education. She has presented at several LeadingA
Pam Garofolo, UMC Corporate Director of Tapestries
ge conferences and engages with LeadingAge’s dementia care experts to develop best practices. As a founding creator of UMC University and a passionate advocate for teammate development, Pam has nurtured a culture of leadership and growth within UMC. Her initiatives have not only elevated the organization but have also empowered individuals to reach their full potential. Pam‘s dedication to challenging the status quo and fostering innovation has resulted in tangible improvements in resident quality of life and team dynamics.
“Pam has an unwavering dedication to enhancing of quality of life for those we serve.  Additionally, her innovative approach and passion for education has fostered a nurturing environment for our teammates, equipping them to serve those in need with grace and dignity.  All of UMC is grateful for Pam’s stewardship of our ministry’s goal to promote abundant living!”
-UMC President & CEO, Mark Lenhard
Join us all in congratulating Pam on this well-deserved honor and celebrating the positive impact she continues to make on the lives of residents, families, and her fellow teammates!



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