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Debra S. Pozniakoff, MS Gerontology

Director of Older Adult Services

Debbie is a seasoned gerontologist with nearly 25 years of experience in the field of senior services, with a background in both long-term care as well as community care management. She has a broad background in senior services that includes hospital social work, admissions/marketing/social services in nursing homes, as well as previously holding a license as a nursing home administrator in both Missouri and Illinois.  As Director of Senior Services, Debbie oversees a team of social workers who provide care management and social services to the most vulnerable, elderly residents in both St. Louis city and county.  Through a thorough assessment, a detailed care plan is developed in an effort to assist in maintaining these individuals, in their homes, allowing them to function at the highest level of independence.  Debbie has a Master’s degree in Gerontology from the University of Missouri – St. Louis. Debbie is an avid runner, loves golf, cooking, being with family, and traveling.   Debbie can be reached at or 314-812-9327.

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