Aura Gonzales, NCG
Guardian Coordinator/Care Manager, Aging Life & Decades LLC
Aura serves in several roles at Decades, so she “wears many hats” and provides invaluable support to our clients. As a Guardian Coordinator, Aura is responsible for ensuring guardian services with the courts and enhancing the overall welfare of each person she serves. As one of our trusted Care Managers, Aura also specializes in helping senior and disabled clients gain access to resources needed to ease the challenges of their daily living.
Prior to joining our team at Decades, Aura developed a very accomplished career. She excelled as a dedicated waiver consultant for those with special needs and has held several Program Director positions. Aura is very client-focused, an expert in community outreach, and she has extensive skill and experience in helping people live enriched lives.
Aura earned a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Science from the University of New Mexico. She is a Certified National Guardian and is trained in state-approved courses such as ANE (Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation), Rights and Advocacy, and Assistance with Medication Delivery.
In her personal time, Aura likes to volunteer as a Special Olympics Bowling and Poly-hockey coach, which she has enjoyed doing since 2011.