Maria Wong is the corporate Director of Workforce Development at NHC HealthCare and serves as a master examiner for both AHCA and TNCPE. She received her degree in Physical Therapy in 1990, completing her studies at Southwestern University. Since then, she has held multiple positions at NHC HealthCare including Director of Physical Therapy and Regional Life Enrichment Director. Maria has an extensive background in geriatric rehab and management and is a Certified Alzheimer’s Dementia Care Trainer.
Maria led NHC’s Baldrige Steering Committee in their journey towards excellence, resulting in the organization receiving TNCPE’s Excellence award in 2019. She has served as a Baldrige examiner and was the 2015 recipient of TNCPE’s Champion of Excellence award. Maria has presented numerous lectures on Leadership, Customer Service Excellence, Baldrige, and Dementia Care within the community.