Hello! I am Helen Phillips Cockrell, Owner of HMCAssociates
Helen Phillips Cockrell is a retired USAF Officer, now aging services consultant specializing in applying technology to enhance healthy aging. Helen Phillips Cockrell is a visionary, combining an extensive background in information systems and technology with deep expertise in aging and caregiver supportive services to provide innovative solutions addressing the challenges facing our Older Americans as they choose where they want to spend their "Greater Years". Helen Phillips Cockrell and her team specialize in providing a plan of appropriate technological and supportive services tailored to meet the unique requirements of each client. This plan may include eHealth solutions, medical monitoring technology, home health services, nutritional support, transportation support, or community care such as senior center attendance or wellness counseling, and senior housing and residence options. Helen Phillips Cockrell also blogs about healthy aging, wellness, elder care, affordable and accessible housing, and many other issues concerning Older Americans, their caregivers, family members and professional providers at http://www.letsagewell.com.
Helen Phillips Cockrell is a passionate advocate for improvement and funding for aging technology, aging services, and Veteran's Services, working diligently at all levels of government.
Helen Cockrell's Background
Helen Cockrell's Experience
Owner/President at HMC Associates
2002 - Present | Falls Church, VA
Specializing in applying technology to enhance Healthy Aging and in innovatively using technology solutions to help our older friends and relatives "Age in Place", wherever they choose. .
Using technology to enhance and extend the older individual's ability to remain in their own home (or where ever they would like to be) as they age. Raising awareness about the needs of our older friends and neighbors and also at raising funds to help address those needs.
Deputy Chief, Strategic Plans and Requirements at HQ US Air Force Human Resources
June 1999 - April 2002
Oversaw day-to-day management of five teams charged with human resources analysis, strategic planning, human capital planning, organizational assessments, information systems enhancements, competitive sourcing and privatization, and legislative and budget submissions. Responsible for contract management and budget development for HQ Air Force Human Resources Strategic Plans and Requirements projects and studies.
National Defense Fellow at RAND Corporation
1998 - Present | Santa Monica. CA
One of Five Board-selected Air Force Fellows working with RAND researchers on a series of DoD research projects.
Helen Cockrell's Education
Southern Illinios University
University of Southern California
Master of Science
Concentration: Information Systems
University of the Incarnate Word
Master of Arts
Helen Cockrell's Interests & Activities
Helen Phillips Cockrell enjoys helping Older Americans spend their "Greater Years" where they want to be! Helen Phillips Cockrell provides expert advice and information on aging technologies and services, caregiver support, employed caregiver and elder care issues and advocating for change and improvement. Helen's passions also include rescuing animals of all shapes and sizes and trying to improve her piece of the Earth.