Tina Minasian has accrued a wide variety of professional and educational experiences in her working life including service to her community. She has lived a life of service to others. Her commitment to justice for those who have been forgotten, led to the establishment of Aloha Senior Veteran Services. Located in Roseville, California, Aloha Senior Veteran Services provides Senior Citizens and Veterans the resources and financial assistance they need to sustain a more comfortable life at a time when they need daily assistance. Tina has pooled her expertise in the fields of health care, financial services, advocacy, and senior services to build a solid operation to promote better care for Seniors and Veterans and to match Seniors and Veterans with the help they need.
Tina acquired her certification as a nurse’s assistant and worked in the field of health care at an early age. She put her education into practice professionally but also used her knowledge to come to the aid of family members in their final days. A recipient of the Marcus Allen Scholarship, Tina attended San Diego State University where she studied nursing. Following her time in college, Tina obtained her real estate license and entered the real estate industry. Focusing on helping families seek their dream of home ownership, she built a successful career as a Real Estate Agent and Mortgage Loan Officer.
With her combined experience in health care and consumer advocacy, Tina Minasian offers guidance and advocacy for Seniors and Veterans coping with disabilities. For seniors whose needs have outgrown their abilities, Tina provides help to facilitate their relocation to Assisted, Independent Living Communities and Residential Assisted Living. She also provides Seniors and Veterans with resources to provide In-Home Care Services, as well as Nursing and Medical Services.
Having experienced a botched surgery and health care at its worst, Tina turned her pain into hope for others. She met a consumer reporter in 2005 who took an interest in her story and helped educate the public of the unknown programs within our health care system that contributes to medical errors. The series of stories earned CBS13 News and Kurtis Ming Consumer Investigative Reporter an Emmy award. Following the completion of the series, Tina became a Volunteer Consumer Advocate for CBS13 News Call Kurtis Investigative Program. Tina volunteers behind the scenes contributing to the investigative research of some on camera stories while also negotiating with some companies ultimately helping the consumer to settle the dispute off camera.
She is also an active volunteer with Consumers Union CA Safe Patient Project (Consumer Reports Magazine) and CA Consumer Watchdog as a CA Patient Advocate and was instrumental in changes within our healthcare system in terms of Public Protection. Most recently, a law that went into effective June 27, 2010, mandated by Business and Professions Code section 138 requiring physicians in California to inform their patients that they are licensed by the Medical Board of California and include the board's contact information. Supporting Niles Project a coalition of Nile's Friends, Entertainers, Musicians, Artists and other Coalitions all in one accord, to end unnecessary deaths from MRSA, Staph, C.diff , VRE, and other Hospital Acquired and community acquired Infections. We are devoted to ending the suffering and preventable deaths through education and public awareness. She attends Medical Board, assembly and senate meetings where she testifies for patient protection. She shares her story and educates the public on patient safety and healthcare issues on tv, radio and social media.
Tina Minasian maintains involvement in several community development organizations. She visits seniors, patients and Veterans at Mather Hospital every month and brings joy to them with her visits and singing to them with her ukulele, one by one. In addition, she participates every quarter in the memorial services at the National Veteran Cemetery for homeless Veterans and countless other Veteran functions.
In the past, she was the Chaplain and Chair of Veteran Affairs and Rehabilitation with the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 637 from 2012-2014. Soroptimist International, a service organization comprised of professional women, where she cooperated with the group to raise money to help feed homeless women and children at a fundraiser luau. To benefit her city, Tina Minasian has contributed her efforts to Roseville Women’s Improvement Club and the Lions Club of Citrus Heights, volunteer association dedicated to community improvement.
A philanthropist, Tina has generously donated funds and her time to organizations such as the Keaton Raphael Memorial Foundation, Child Cancer, Make a Wish, Children's Miracle Network, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Relay for Life, Women’s Empowerment, Veterans Stand Down, Veteran Stand Up and others. In her free time, Tina sings, plays the ukulele, karaoke, hula, fishing, camping, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys the works of authors Dr. James Dobson, Max Lucado, and Dennis Rainey.
Currently, Tina serves as Senior Care Consultant with Aloha Senior & Veteran Services and a Realtor with Norcalwest Realty. She helps seniors and families in locating Assisted Living housing, Memory Care Assisted Living, Independent Living or Residenital Assisted Living (Board & Care). She also provides real estate services.
Senior Care Consultant