Dr. Ethelle Lord



Dr. Éthelle G. Lord is the Founding President of the International Caregivers Association, www.icareassoc.com. She holds a Master’s of Education in Counseling from the University of Maine at Orono and a Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership from the University of Phoenix. She was president of the Maine Gerontological Society for two terms in the 90’s. She’s been a professor of Organizational Behavior at several universities. She authored ‘Alzheimer’s and Dementia Coaching: Taking a Systems Approach to Creating an Alzheimer’s/Dementia-Friendly Healthcare Workforce’ and ‘Natural Rhythm of Dementia: A metaphysical Healing Experience’ documenting the true gift of dementia to humanity. She’s married to Major Larry S. Potter, USAF Retired, diagnosed with Vascular Dementia following his triple bypass surgery. She discusses her 15 years of experience as his “pack leader”. She describes her recently revealed revolutionary family housing concept for dementia care.