Michelle Seitzer Senior Blogger, SeniorsforLiving.com

Before becoming a full-time freelance writer, Michelle Seitzer spent 10 years serving in various roles at East Coast assisted living communities and also worked as a public policy coordinator for the Alzheimer’s Association. Seitzer has blogged for SeniorsforLiving.com since November 2008 and currently writes for BELLA magazine, ParentSociety.com and numerous online publications covering elder care issues. She was also a long-distance caregiver for her grandfather, who died of Alzheimer’s in 2009.