For nearly three decades, Amy Boulware has devoted her career to serving elders, people with disabilities, and their families through advocacy and geriatric and special needs care coordination. Unique to a corporate law firm, she is a Tennessee Licensed Advance Practice Social Worker (LAP MSW) holding an intimate knowledge and high level of experience with benefits attainment, long-term care and health care planning, patient advocacy, housing, transportation, crisis management, special needs trusts, and many other areas of life. She helps her clients navigate a world of senior and disability services and provides hands-on assistance, from advising on geriatric-related matters like Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance – to working with parents of adult children with disabilities as they age. She also is a trusted resource for many advisors working on estates, trusts, tax planning, wealth management, accounting, health and wellness, and senior living.
One of the area's most recognized professionals in her field, Amy is a nationally sought after speaker on issues of aging and disability. She has taught at Southern Adventist University's Social Work and Nursing graduate schools and regularly speaks to church and community groups, senior living residents, nonprofits, and professional organizations. She has served on the Tennessee Governor's Commission on Aging and is also the former President of the State of Tennessee Health Care Social Work Association.
For Amy, dealing with clients is an important balance of knowledge and experience, coupled with kindness and understanding. She is a team player who believes that working in a collaborative environment with a holistic approach is the best way to serve clients. By focusing on understanding someone's real care needs, Amy is able to provide tailor-made advice.