Founder & Senior Editor
William Rivers has a master’s in health services. He put up Senior Strong as an avenue to address the needs of citizens in his hometown of Maine who were in their twilight years. He cares deeply about senior citizens and their families.
For more than two decades of experience working in senior healthcare industry, William has worked at all levels, serving as director of admissions and marketing for assisted living, nursing homes, memory care and independent living communities. He also served as a support group facilitator for the Alzheimer's Association of Maine.
Today, William brings his compassion and expertise to SeniorStrong.org, where he takes a personal and warmhearted approach to help aging adults improve their lives. He continues to make home visits, and he even consults with companies on senior safety, independence and quality life.
He earned his masters degree in Human Services Counseling from Maine State University.