The MENTOR Network

Colby Perez Director of Nursing and Administration, CareMeridian

Colby Perez started her career with CareMeridian in 2006 as a Registered Nurse in Santiago.  In 2009, she accepted her current position as Director of Nursing and Administrator of the CareMeridian facility in Gilroy. “Colby epitomizes everything you would want in a caregiver—she has a deeper sense of the human spirit,” says Kirk Davis, Regional Director of Operations at CareMeridian and Colby’s nominator. “She is always thinking ‘what will spark an interest for the patient to keep improving.’”

Watch Colby accept her 2013 Ripple of Hope Award and be honored alongside her fellow winners in Philadelphia at the National Constitution Center.