CoviaAmber Carroll is the Director of Well Connected, a Covia Community Service. Well Connected aims to increase social connection and lifelong learning opportunities for older adults across the country. Using technology as a tool, older adults are able to engage in group activities as participants and/or volunteers – all from the comfort of home.
Before coming to Covia in 2015, Amber led the San Francisco Transitional Care Program, a CMS-demonstration project that successfully decreased hospital readmissions for Medicare recipients. Her career in aging services began at the San Francisco Aging and Disability Resource Center which provided information, referral, and assistance to nearly 10,000 seniors and adults with disabilities each year. Amber is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist and holds a MA in Counseling Psychology from the University of San Francisco.