Nadereh Nasseri has been awarded Outstanding Woman

We are proud to announce that Nadereh Nasseri, RN, CHPN, Transitional Care Coordinator with VNA & Hospice has been nominated for the 2017 Outstanding Women Award, presented by the Monterey County Commission.

The Commission on the Status of Women in Monterey County honors women who have significantly improved the quality of life for others, and acknowledges the adversity they may have had to overcome to achieve this. Each year there are up to 10 nominees selected.  The successful nominee exhibits their  dedication to improve the quality of life for others in their community, that they are actively engaged in the service of their community and they must demonstrate a commitment to the improvement of their society, neighborhood, community, nation, and world.

Nadereh is being recognized for her work with VNA Hospice and Palliative Care over the last several years, in addition to her teaching quality of Thought-Language-Connection through her Progressive TLC group.  Progressive TLC, founded by Nadereh, provides classes and retreats to study highly evolved models of thinking and communicating.  These skills have proven to create qualitative improvements in participants personal lives, working environments and society at large.

The nominees will be recognized on Sunday, March 19th at the Outstanding Women of 2017 award ceremony starting at 2:00 p.m. being held at the Irvine Auditorium,  Middlebury Institute of International Studies, 499 Pierce Street, Monterey CA.

Please join me in congratulating Nadereh on this honor.  We are proud of her continued dedication and service to us and our community.


Steven A. Johnson
President & CEO
VNA & Hospice, Inc.
5 Lower Ragsdale
Monterey, CA 93940