Omar Larrea is an Assistant Care Manager for enABLE with over half a decade of experience serving the older adult population through engagement, enrichment, and administrative work. He is a graduate of San Francisco State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Studies & Planning. While obtaining his degree, Omar worked for a couple of Senior Memory Care communities here in the Bay Area. This is where he gained his hands-on experience working directly with older adults and discovered his passion to make them feel happy and fulfilled. This passion was greatly fueled by his childhood experiences that are very close to him.
Growing up, Omar spent much time with his grandmother. He would regularly accompany her to doctor’s appointments, pharmacy visits, bank visits, grocery shopping, and utilize public transportation with her throughout the entire city of San Francisco. It was during this time in Omar’s life that he had witnessed and learned the many hardships and physical difficulties that seniors endure during this stage in their lives. His patience, hands on experience, and personal connection to seniors will not only ensure client happiness, but personability and warmth between client and care manager.
In his personal time, Omar enjoys playing, performing, and producing music. His main instrument being the guitar. Omar often uses his vast knowledge of classic and vintage music to build strong connections with clients. He also enjoys learning about Holistic Health/Wellness, exercising, traveling, cooking and spending time with family and loved ones.