Penny Pongun MSW

Client Services Representative / Aging Life Care Manager

Penny joined the Windward Life Care team in 2017. She received both her Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and her Master of Social Work degree with a concentration in gerontology from San Diego State University. Penny began her career working in hospice and palliative care, assisting older adults and families coping with chronic illness, end-of-life concerns and grief. Penny has specialized expertise in working with adults with cognitive impairments, as well as individuals living with Multiple Sclerosis. Penny is typically the first person that a potential new client speaks with when they call Windward. She assesses if Windward services are the right fit, and provides referrals as needed. Penny is working toward licensure as a clinical social worker in California, as well as CMC certification.  She is a member of the Aging Life Care Association.