President and CEO
Health Facilities Associatíon of Maryland (HFAM)
Since April 2009, Joseph DeMattos, Jr., MA has led Maryland’s largest and oldest long-term care association – the Health Facilities Association of Maryland (HFAM). As President and CEO, DeMattos is responsible for managing and leading the voluntary provider community association, which was chartered in 1948 as the Maryland Nursing Home Association.
DeMattos was born and raised in Mā’ili, Hawai’i and is a graduate of Roosevelt High School. He is a graduate of the University of Hawai’i and is a past president of the University of Hawai’i Alumni Association.
DeMattos holds a Master of Arts in Government from Johns Hopkins University and has completed executive education studies in Management at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. He is also an alumnus of the Pacific Century Fellows Program, a Hawai’i-Pacific program modeled after the White House Fellows. He is an alumnus of the Leadership Maryland Class of 2008. DeMattos is currently serving as Adjunct Professor – Leadership, Erickson School of Management of Aging Services, UMBC. He is a John Maxwell Certified Speaker and Leadership Trainer and is has also studied with Jack Canfield to become Certified Train the Trainer in the Success Principles.
Tuesday, October 15
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM