Regina Posvar, LPN/RNA
Ms. Posvar is the Advisor to the President of the Angels of the West Indies. She founded Angels of the West Indies in 2013 to promote education and training for families of someone who is living with Alzheimer’s. She has been a licensed nurse for over 21 years specializing for 14 years in Alzheimer’s/dementia care in settings from assisting living to memory care units and family support.
From 2010 to 2012 she was Director and Memory Care Coordinator at the startup Tanner Spring Assisted Living and Memory Care facility in Portland, Oregon. Regina’s professional interest and contributions in creating an Alzheimer’s-friendly environment for both families and the healthcare workforce in St. Lucia was the direct result of her successes at the Dementia Care Unit. Her passion for Alzheimer’s care grew, and it has now become her mission to help family caregivers in St. Lucia in the West Indies. She is able to accomplish much of her mission by holding public support groups and organizing awareness meetings with public officials and healthcare facilities. She is highly motivated to provide caregiver support and training through the ICA. Regina followed her husband to St. Lucia in 2013 where is is self-employed, and they are raising their family.