Using Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri with Kathleen McGuinness
Wednesday, May 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm| Free
ALEXA, Google Assistant or Siri can all be called “personal assistants”. Do you want to learn how these personal assistants work? These are great tools for people with low vision, care receivers and care givers!
Kathleen McGuinness is a 3rd generation Washingtonian. She started her career as an executive with a Fortune 500 company for 20 years. Then worked as a Senior Leader with a foreign government in the British West Indies for 14 years. She has given talks globally, on a variety of topics, on radio and in person throughout the USA to audiences of up to 500 with excellent reviews! She cared for her parents for six years locally while they aged in place, until they could not. She also cared for her husband, till he passed away in July 2020. Kathleen joined SmithLife Homecare in early 2018. Smith Life Homecare is a joint venture of Charles E. Smith Life Communities and Augustine Home Health Care, which serves Montgomery County and Washington D.C. Bringing care home.
Kathleen is currently volunteering, supporting and serving our greater communities as:
EOL- Certified End of Life Specialist- Montgomery Hospice (1st Graduating Class 2019)
CDP- Certified Dementia Practitioner, CMP Certified Meeting Planner- Event Management
PFAC -Patient Family Advisory Council, Sibley Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Washington DC
SAGE Gold Trained/Ally Advocate- LGBTQ Community
Montgomery County Correctional Facility: Women’s Jail Section, 12 Step Recovery, 2x month speaker
Board of Directors, President/Chairperson Emeritus for WSRG, non-profit serving 12 Step Communities
Board of Directors, Chevy Chase@Home, non-profit Village, serving older adults Aging in Place
National Geographic Events- Advisory Panel, Member
Director of Community Relations/Kathleen McGuinness CDP, CMP