Speaking Engagements

Steve Gurney is a regular speaker on a variety of aging, community development and aging related business topics. He serves as a moderator and facilitator at many events and conferences.  In addition, he has helped countless organizations plan their events.

To have Steve participate in your event, contact 800-394-9990 ext. 1118 or [email protected]

 

Partial List of Past Speaking Engagements

  • GrandCare Webinar45 in a Retirement Community
  • Grand Opening Event for Great Falls Assisted Living, Great Falls, VA – MC
  • Mid-Atlantic Professional Geriatric Care Managers Annual Conference Affordable and Effective Marketing Solutions for GCMs – Fairfax, VA
  • George Washington University – Guest Lecturer  – Health Services Management and Leadership Graduate Course – Washington, DC
  • National Association of Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) – Northern Virginia Chapter – A New Perspective on Senior Living – Arlington, VA
  • Aging in Community Forum, Reston, VA – Moderator
  • Speaking to Seniors Community Forum A 43 Year Old in a Retirement Community – Leonardtown, MD
  • Grass Roots Organization for the Well-Being of Seniors (GROWS)- Change Management in Senior Living -Wheaton, MD -Speaker
  • American Association of University Women – Aging Forum, Reston, VA – Moderator
  • Eastern Shore Senior Service Providers Meeting- Maximizing Your Referral Sources- Salisbury, MD- Presenter
  • Sunrise Senior Living Cluster Marketing Meeting-Marketing Concepts– Bethesda, MD -Presenter
  • Case Management 2007 –Understanding Case Management -Washington, DC- Moderator
  • Homarc Annual Meeting –The Future of Senior Living -Bryn Mawr, PA  -Presenter
  • National Aging In Place Event – Rockville, MD- Moderator
  • 1st Annual Montgomery County Senior Spelling Bee -Silver Spring, MD- Pronoucietor
  • Maryland Association of Senior Center Annual Meeting- Marketing Your Senior– Center Ocean City, MD -Presenter
  • Social Security Administration –Home Is Where the Heart Is -Baltimore, MD -Presenter
  • Virginia Assisted Living Association Annual Conference- Maximizing Your Referral Sources -Richmond, VA -Presenter
  • Case Management 2007- Understanding Case Management -Rockville, MD- Moderator
  • Professional Breakfast- Baltimore County Senior Expo -Baltimore, MD- Moderator
  • Anne Arundel Senior Service Provider Meeting –Trends in Senior Living -Severna Park, MD- Presenter
  • Egan, Bergan, and Wiener Client Appreciation Night- Understanding Senior Living Options– Herndon, VA -Presenter
  • Case Management 2007- Understanding Case Management– Ft. Washington, MD- Moderator
  • Case Management 2007 –Understanding Case Management -Washington, DC- Moderator
  • National Association of Retired Federal Employees Meeting –Understanding Senior Living Options -Silver Spring, MD Speaker
  • 2nd Annual GROWS Talent Show -Derwood, MD- MC
  • Live Healthy Live Smart -Health Fair Expo– Rockville, MD -Moderator
  • Pioneer Network Annual Conference Perspective- Power and Progression -Indianapolis, IN- Speaker
  • University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)- Elder Care in the Workplace– – Baltimore, MD -Moderator
  • Chevy Chase Community Center –Real-life Experience in Senior Living -Chevy Chase, MD- Speaker
  • Anne Arundel Senior Service Provider Network- 43 Year Old in a Retirement Community -Severna Park, MD- Speaker
  • Virginia Assisted Living Association Annual Conference- Assisted Living at 43 Years Old  A New Perspective -Hot Springs, VA -Speaker
  • Northern Virginia Assocation of Activity Professionals –A First Hand Look at Senior Living – Life Enrichment Perspectives Reston, VA- Speaker
  • Network Connections  Delaware County- Assisted Living at 43 Years Old A New Perspective -West Chester, PA- Speaker
  • Prince William- Office on Aging Eldercare in the Workplace -Woodbridge, VA- Speaker
  • Prince Georges Senior Provider Network- 3rd Annual Senior Care Symposium– Mitchellville, MD- Faciliator
  • The Fannie Mae Building –Resources for Aging Magical Moments 2010– Washington, DC -Award Winner
  • The Homestead- Being 43 and Living in an Assisted Living Facility Hot Springs, VA- Speaker
  • Holiday Park Senior Center- 43 Year Old in a Retirement Community -Wheaton, MD- Speaker
  • EBW Financial Planning- University of Retirement Living -Herndon,VA -Speaker
  • Fairfax Long Term Care Coordinating Council –Direct Support Professionals -Fairfax, VA -Honoree
  • HouseWorks of Greater Washington- Event for “Village” Pioneers– Bethesda, MD- Speaker
  • Sunrise Senior Living- Building Your Referral Network– Chevy Chase, MD -Speaker
  • Senios and Real Estate- Retirement Living -Philadelphia, PA- Speaker
  • Sumerville at Potomac –Cost of Transition– Potomac, MD -Speaker
  • Episcopal Affiliated Housing Communities of the Diocese of Washington- Overview of Senior Housing Options– Silver Spring, MD-Speaker
  • Senior Living Foundation –Retirement Facilities -Washington, DC- Speaker
  • Sixth Annual Legislative Breakfast Forum-Northern, VA -Presenter
  • Maryland National Capital Homecare Association- Marketing to Healthcare Proffessionals and Seniors– Cambridge, MD- Presenter
  • An Independent Event on Aging –Senior Housing -Washington, DC- Panelist
  • Egan, Berger & Weiner, LLC L/T –Care Coordination -Vienna, VA -Speaker
  • White House Confrence on Aging- Senior Housing: Availibility and Affordability -Washington, DC -Panelist
  • August Events at Braddock Glen- Similarities of College Freshman and Senior Living -Fairfax, VA -Presenter
  • AARP Event on HealthCare –Divided We Fail -Virginia -Moderator
  • Rotary Club of Herndon –Retirement Living -Herndon,VA -Speaker
  • 2005 Elder Law Series –Amenities and Cost of Assisted Living– Wheaton, MD -Speaker
  • United States Dept. of State –Retirement Planning Seminar -Washington, DC -Presenter
  • OASIS at Lord and Taylor –Retirement Living– Washington, DC -Presenter
  • Department of the Airforce –Future Medical Needs -Presenter
  • Dept. of Health and Human Services –Options for Retirement Housing– Baltimore, MD- Speaker
  • Coaltion of Geriatric Services Fall Confrence- Retirement Facilities -Ellicot City, MD- Speaker
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church in America- Community Forum -Alexandria, VA- Speaker
  • Georgetown Senior Center- Retirement Guidance -Washington, DC- Presenter
  • Maryland National Capital Homecare Association- Fall Membership Confrence for the MNCHA -Fredrick, MD- Speaker
  • National Association of State Development Agencies -Elder Care Forum -Manassas, VA- Presenter
  • Agenda: Alexandria- The Silver Tsunami Age Wave in Alexandria -Alexandria, VA -Presenter
  • NASMM First Educational Confrence –The Aging Industry -Wynnewood, PA- Panelist
  • Maryland Assised Living Association- Cast Your Vote for Assisted Living– Columbia, MD -Speaker
  • U.S. Department of Transportation- Eldercare Concerns -Washington, DC- Presenter
  • Department of Aging –Senior Solutions Confrence -Towson, MD -Presenter
  • Geriatric Education Center Consortium –Collaboration for Excellence in Geriatric Education -Washington, DC- Contributer
  • U.S. Department of State- Housing and Health Options -Washington, DC- Presenter
  • Wintergreen Resort –12th Annual Mid-Atlantic ICFP Retreat -Wintergreen, VA -Speaker
  • NEWH-Trends and Predictions for Healthcare in Senior Living Services for the new Millennium– McLean, VA -Presenter
  • Virgina Commonwealth University Career Day- Social Work in the late 90s– Arlington, VA- Panelist
  • U.S. Department of State- Retirement Seminar Retirement Living -Arlington, VA -Presenter
  • AARP Chapter 3396,-Fredricksburg Retirement Living and Planning -Fredricksburg, VA -Presenter
  • Seminar for Seniors –Senior Living -Falls Church, VA- Speaker
  • Bureau of Census Eldercare –Eldercare -Washington, DC- Speaker
  • The Beacon Institute- Senior Life Planning -Columbia, MD -Speaker
  • Housing Options Workshop- Housing Options for Seniors -Fairfax, VA- Presenter
  • Graying Matters- Changing Demographics Impact on the Market Great -Falls, VA- Presenter
  • Montgomery County Retirement Housing Directors- The Aging Network– Rockville, MD- Presenter
  • OASIS at Lord and Taylor –Older Adult Services Information– Washington, DC -Speaker
  • Maryland Association of Senior Center- Marketing Your Senior Center wth an Effective Newsletter– Baltimore, MD- Presenter
  • Retirement Communities Executive Directors Breakfast -Rockville, MD- Presenter
  • Maryland State Bar Association- Fundamentals of Elder Law 101– Baltimore, MD -Speaker
  • Virginia Association of Nonprofit Homes for the Aging- Seniors in Cyberspace -Glen Allen, VA -Presenter
  • US Office of Personal Management Eldercare Confrence –Housing Alternatives for the Elderly -Washington, DC -Presenter
  • Senior Seminar –Housing Options for the 55 and Over Crowd– Burke, VA -Moderator
  • Halloween Seminar-Moving and Downsizing Options Available for Retirement Living– Downingtown, PA- Speaker
  • Retirement Living Seminar –Planning for Your Retirement -Speaker
  • Episcopal Senior Ministries- Knowing All the Options and how to Take Action– Washington, DC- Moderator
  • Caregiving and the Workplace at George Mason University- What Resources are Available? -Manassas, VA- Speaker
  • Senior Expo Buisness Breakfast Agenda- Marketing New Buisnesses -Towson, MD -Speaker
  • Long-Term Care Institute (LTCi)- Your Life, Your Legacy -Vienna, VA- Presenter
  • Confrence Center at Sheppard Pratt- Are We Hearing the Wishes of Future/Senior Baby Boomers? -Baltimore, MD -Speaker
  • Rappahannock Senior Networking- Marketing Senior Services– Fredricksburg, VA- Panelist
  • A Human Services Community Lunch Series 2000 –Seniors Housing, Healthcare, and Quality of Life– Reston, VA -Presenter
  • Social Work Career Day –Career Oppurtunities in Social Work– Richmond, VA- Panelist
  • Health Promotion Program –Understanding Eldercare Options– Prince Georges, MD- Speaker
  • ElderCare Seminar –Navigating the ElderCare and Retirement World– Speaker
  • Law Day –Housing Options– Derwood, MD- Speaker
  • Eldercare and the Working Care Provider- How to Navigate the Eldercare Service Network –  Speaker
  • Public Forum at Langley High School –Health Care Options for Senior America -Langley, VA- Speaker
  • Social Work Month 1996- The Graying of America– Fairfax, VA -Speaker
  • Pre-Retirement Planning Workshops- Housing Options– Speaker
  • Housing Seminar –Nursing Homes and Other Housing Options -Washington, DC- Speaker
  • IONA Senior Services- Housing Options for Seniors -Washington, DC- Speaker
  • Waldorf Senior Center- Senior Housing Overview– Port Tobacco, MD- Speaker
  • VALA Spring Conference –Marketing to Influential Referral Sources -Alexandria, VA- Seaker
  • Morningside House –The Transition– Laurel, MD -Moderator
  • Aging in Place Seminars- Home Living for Seniors -Silver Spring, MD -Faciliator