July 23, 2012
Contact: Gayle Lynn Falkenthal, APR
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InTouch At Home Appoints Steve Schweitzer Director of Outreach & Client Services
Appointment reflects need for quality home care services for San Diego region
(San Diego) – Retired Marine Corps veteran and senior advocate Steve Schweitzer was named Director of Outreach & Client Services for InTouch at Home, a Senior Resource Group, LLC (SRG) company based in Solana Beach, California.
Schweitzer will act as InTouch At Home’s representative with community partners, concerned advocates and medical professionals throughout San Diego working to provide resources for seniors who need assistance to continue living independently. For more than 20 years, SRG has provided exceptional service and quality care each and every day through its 18 senior living communities nationwide, including La Vida Real in Rancho San Diego and La Vida Del Mar in Solana Beach. And now through InTouch at Home, this outstanding service is being extended into the fast growing home care market.
“Steve brings proven abilities from his background as a Marine Corps veteran and from his previous experience in the home care industry to his new role with InTouch At Home,” said Michael Grust, President and CEO of Senior Resource Group, LLC, parent company of InTouch At Home LLC. “We are impressed not only by his track record, but by his sincere respect for seniors and his desire to improve their quality of life. We expect him to be a powerful contributor to our mission.”
“I’m grateful to have the opportunity through InTouch at Home to improve the lives of San Diego seniors,” said Schweitzer. “During visits to SRG’s communities I have come away impressed with the quality of care and the professionalism and warmth of the staff. I couldn’t be more proud to represent InTouch At Home and look forward to working with so many other individuals and organizations doing what they can to make every day a good day for San Diego’s seniors.”
Biography: Steve Schweitzer
Steve Schweitzer served his nation in the United States Marine Corps for 27.5 years, retiring in 2005 at the rank of Master Gunnery Sergeant. He served in numerous leadership positions and was part of the March 2003 invasion of Iraq, acting as an embedded reporter liaison. He holds the distinction of marching in 19 Tournament of Roses Parades as part of the Marine Corps West Coast Composite Band. Upon leaving active duty, Schweitzer entered the private duty home care profession, quickly rising through the ranks becoming an industry ambassador and outreach director. In addition to his professional experience, Schweitzer has served as President of the national Marine Corps Musicians Association, and currently serves as the organization’s Vice President. He is a former American Red Cross disaster services public affairs officer, including assignments to Hurricane Katrina in Baton Rouge, Louisiana as well as a 300-plus platelet donor. He has been a Point Loma resident for over a decade.
About InTouch at Home
InTouch at Home is a Senior Resource Group, LLC (SRG) company. Serving the needs of seniors and their families for more than 20 years, SRG delivers on the promise of exceptional service and quality care each and every day through its 18 communities including La Vida Real (Rancho San Diego) and La Vida Del Mar. Now through InTouch at Home, this same outstanding care and service is available to you in your home, wherever it may be. For more information, call 855-468-8900 or visit www.InTouch-at-Home.com.