Southwest Chapter

Providing Networking Opportunities for Professionals Serving Seniors
Denver Senior Coalitions

Upcoming Southwest Chapter Networking Meetings

  • Membership Renewals – LEARN MORE
  • Remember that the majority of our dues goes to help seniors with our Joint Coalition Assistance Fund. Learn More about JCAF – Click Here
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  • Newcomers are welcome to attend any Denver Senior Coalition meeting and then join at the 2nd meeting.
  • The Southwest Chapter meets the 4th Tuesday of the month in January, February, April, May, July, August, October and November.
  • In March, June, September and December the three Chapters come together in one large joint networking meeting and there is only one meeting per month in these months.

February 2020

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February 25, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
Denver Senior Coalition Southwest Chapter Meeting
Location: Cherry Hills Assisted Living & Memory Care – Website
Address: 6325 S University Blvd, Centennial, CO 80121
Property Contact: Valerie Pennock – 720-592-0252 – email

This is the monthly networking meeting for the SOUTHWEST Chapter of the Denver Senior Coalitions. Newcomers are welcome to attend one meeting and after attending one meeting, please join. Remember to bring your literature and business cards to share along with any event flyers for upcoming events. You can also submit events for posting on this website. Have questions about joining or applying to be a speaker? Contact a Chapter Officer.

February is Membership Spotlight Month
For the 2nd month of the quarter, we have our 2020 Member Spotlight Segment. From the previous month, from 2020 members in attendance we choose two members to present at this meeting on an educational topic in their field of expertise. The meeting is then opened to Q&A on that topic.

Electronic Caregiver – Marybeth Van Horn, RN
303-809-1134 – 
As a Registered Nurse of over 40 years, Marybeth’s experience runs wide and deep. During her career Marybeth has had the opportunity to work with some of the top doctors in the world. She has been a part of clinical teams that led to major accomplishments in medicine which changed the face of medicine as it is practiced throughout the United States today. Currently Marybeth serves as a Master Care Partner for Electronic Caregiver, a global leader in advanced technology designed to create the ultimate Smart Health Home of the future.

Habitat for Humanity – Donna Martin
303-534-2929 – Email

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver is part of a global, nonprofit housing organization that seeks to build strength, stability, and self-reliance through affordable housing. Habitat is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing through building and preserving homes; advocating for fair and just housing policies; and providing training resources to help families improve their housing. Habitat believes that everyone deserves to live in dignity and safety, and that strong and stable homes help create strong and stable communities.

March 2020 – Joint Chapter Meeting

March 24, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30 – 11:30
Joint Denver Senior Coalition Meeting Organized by Southwest
Location: Brookdale Meridian Englewood – Website
Address: 3455 S Corona Street, Englewood, CO 80113
Property Contact: Nicole Russell – 303-761-0300 – email
Speaker: Lotta Granholm-Bentley, PhD/DDS – Executive Director, Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging University of Denver
Topic: Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging University of Denver
This is the joint meeting of the Denver Senior Coalition Chapters. The 3rd month of the quarter all four Chapters come together in one larger meeting. This meeting is organized by the Southwest Chapter.

Upcoming SOUTHWEST Meetings for 2020:

January 28, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
February 25, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM

March 24, 2020 – Tuesday – Joint Meeting Organized by SOUTHWEST Chapter
April 28, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
May 26, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
June 10, 2020 – Wednesday – Joint Meeting Organized by NORTH Chapter
July 28, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
August 25, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
September 16, 2020 – Wednesday – Joint Meeting Organized by EAST Chapter
October 27, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
November 24, 2020 – Tuesday, 9:30AM – 11:30AM
December TBD 2020 – Joint Holiday Party Organized by SOUTH Chapter

Join Now

Denver Senior Coalition Chapter membership dues are based on a calendar year and run from January through December. Dues start at $75 for a ONE Company, ONE Chapter Membership with multiple members. We also have multi-chapter memberships.


The Joint Coalition Assistance Fund (JCAF) receives monies that have been paid as dues to the four Denver Senior Coalition Chapters. Our non-profit members are invited to apply for these funds through an application and vetting process.

About Southwest
Southwest Meetings are generally held the 4th Tuesday of Jan, Feb, April, May, July, Aug, Oct and Nov from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at different locations around the Denver metro area.

Joint Coalition Meetings are held March, June, September and December. Each of the Chapters is assigned a joint meeting to organize.  Meeting dates of the Joint Coalition meetings can vary.

Host a Meeting

Contact a Location Director if you would like to host a meeting or want to recommend a host location.

Suggest a Speaker

Contact a Speaker Director if you would like to be a speaker or want to recommend a presentation.

Southwest Officers

2019 Southwest Chapter
President Ryan Fensler
Comany: Touching Hearts at Home

Vice President SW and VP of Membership
Patty McIlvaine
Cell 303-597-8384

Company: Assisted Living on Broadway Memory Care

Assistant to the VP of Membership
Marybeth Van Horn, RN
Company: Electronic Caregiver

Nikki Russell
Company: Brookdale Living

Membership Directors
Tim Fiedler – 720-520-6657
Ashlie Hodge – 720-582-6014

Company: Home Helpers Home Care

Locations Director
Bill Doyle
Company: Re/Max Alliance – DTC

Speaker & Presentations Director
Position is Open
Contact the SW President if you are interested in volunteering for this position

Joint Coalition Assistance Fund (JCAF) Committee
Position Open


Webmaster Contact
Karin Hall 303-794-0799

Company: Seniors Resource

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Submit your events for publication. Professional events are posted on this website and events for consumers are posted on Seniors Resource Guide.

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