Sonya Thibeau, LSW, CDP, CADDCT is Maine native. She comes with over 20 years of experience in long term care with most experience in memory care and wellness. Sonya began her career in a nursing facility in North Carolina as a Social Worker/Admissions Director. After 8 years in N.C., Sonya moved back to southern Maine to be closer to family. She worked as a Social Worker and Public Relations at St. Andre HCF for 5 years before moving on to Piper Shores. There she served as a Social Worker/Admissions before being promoted to Community Health Services Director where her primary focus was on wellness programs. Sonya was on the corporate Resource team for Piper Shores’ management company. While on the team she assisted with annual conferences and spoke on related issues in the field. She also served as a resource to other communities on best practices. Sonya worked for a short stint at New England Rehabilitation Hospital before coming to St. Joseph’s Rehabilitation and Residence as the Director of Admissions and Dementia Education.