David Ross

David Ross is a native of Denver, Colorado, who joined Care Management Advocates in August of 2011. David has a degree from Community College of Denver and has worked with adults and children with a wide range of illnesses and disabilities. He has been indispensable to the clientele of CMA by providing a variety of concierge services. He is appreciated by all who come in contact with him for his compassionate nature and easy going manner that allow him to quickly engage clients. David aspires to complete his training as a professional Social Worker. 

With more than 75 years of collective experience and expertise, Care Management Advocates and its qualified personnel have cared for well over a thousand clients in situations just like yours. 

Founded in 2007, Care Management Advocates is a company rooted in cooperative, collaborative and communicative care for its clients. CMA provides senior and adult care management in the Denver metro area. 

John Powers, LCSW, ASW-G


John is a well-seasoned Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of progressive experience. He worked extensively in the Senior Care division of Centura Health System, along with numerous years in the developmental disabilities field. He holds a certification as an Advanced Social Worker in Gerontology and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers. John has been recognized in the Marquis Who's Who of America-2001​ for his professionalism in the field of Social Work. 

Who CMA Is 

Debera Powers, LCSW, NCG, CSW-G


Debera is recognized in the Denver Metro area as an expert in the field of care management for the elderly and disabled, with more than 25 years of experience. She is a Certified Financial Planner. She holds a Master's degree in Social Work, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Nationally Certified Guardian and is also certified as a Clinical Social Worker in Gerontology.  

​CMA was founded by Debera in 2007 and currently provides services to a broad spectrum of adults and seniors. 


Jennifer Ramirez, BSSW

Jennifer Ramirez is a Colorado native who graduated from Metro State University with her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with a concentration on Gerontology. During that time she completed an internship at Jewish Family Service where she worked one on one with Holocaust survivors as a Care Manager doing home visits, developing plans of care and providing care coordination. She has over seven years of experience working with individuals and their families in home care, as well as supporting people through various systematic change. Throughout her schooling she also worked as a Certified Nurses Aide at the Visiting Nurse Association, where she provided personal care to veterans and people of all ages in their homes, who suffered from acute or chronic disabilities and/or illnesses.  She has a passion for working with the elderly and enabling all people to live their best life, despite whatever challenges life may bring.