Penny Pongun BSW, MSWClient Services Representative / Aging Life Care Manager
Penelope Pongun, BSW, MSW, is typically the first person who talks to prospective clients at Windward Life Care, helping them to define their needs and linking them with the appropriate services. Penny received her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and her Master of Social Work degree with a concentration in gerontology from San Diego State University. Prior to her career in Aging Life Care Management, Penelope spent a number of years working in hospice and palliative care, engaging older adults who face chronic illness and end-of-life concerns, as well as providing families with bereavement support. Penelope’s expertise includes working with clients coping with chronic illnesses, as well as individuals with memory and cognitive impairments, including Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Penelope is a strong advocate for older adults and for policies that benefit people with disabilities and our aging population.