2018-2019 Co-Chairs


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Emmie Knox

Owner, Assisting Hands Home Care

Emmie Knox is a Licensed Master Social Worker and native Austinite. Emmie earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work from the University of Texas. She has an extensive background in medical social work and healthcare administration, particularly when it comes to the elderly population. She has worked in skilled nursing, assisted living, hospice care, and crisis intervention. 



Delia Jervier

Executive Director, Alzheimer’s Association

Delia Jervier has worked in the nonprofit industry for over 24 years serving in a variety of roles starting with delivering programs and services for people with diabetes at the American Diabetes Association for 17 years. During her tenure at the ADA, she worked diligently to raise awareness and support the families of those affected by the disease. She started her tenure with the Alzheimer’s Association as the director of chapter operations at the organization’s home office and more recently as the executive director for the Capital of Texas Chapter. She has a well-rounded knowledge of the mission of the association and the programs and services they provide to people with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers