President and CEO
Roberto has been the President and CEO of
Parker for twenty years and has more than twenty-five years of long-term care experience.
Mr. Muñiz has served for over 20 years as the President and CEO for Parker Health Group. Roberto has grown the organization from two small nursing homes to a full continuum of care in several locations throughout Central New Jersey, providing best in class health care and aging services. These services include post-acute care, skilled nursing, assisted living, specialized memory care, adult day care, outpatient rehabilitation services, comprehensive health and wellness services and home and community-based services.
Roberto currently serves as a member of the Board of the Global Ageing Network, the Bergen County Advisory Council of the Division of Senior Services, a member of the board and immediate past chairman of the board for New Brunswick Tomorrow and is a founding member of the Life Enrichment Aging Project Professionals (LEAPP) -a coalition of experienced professionals consulting with public and private organizations to create communities that support aging in place.
Mr. Muñiz, is a fellow and former board member of the American College of Health Care Administrators, has served as past chairman of the board of trustees of the New Jersey Foundation for Aging, a past board member of both LeadingAge New Jersey and LeadingAge National, as well as a board member for the New Jersey Commission on Aging, the New Jersey Advisory Council on Elder Care and the Governor’s Transition Policy Group on Health and Senior Issues.
Mr. Muñiz is the recipient of the Excellence in Leadership Award by LeadingAge New Jersey, The Distinguished Citizen Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Community by the Boys Scouts of America, the Distinguished Service Award by the American College of Health Care Administrators for his leadership within the profession of long-term administration and the Leaders of Tomorrow Award by the Long-Term Living Magazine.
Roberto is a graduate fellow of Leadership New Jersey and was appointed adjunct instructor of the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, now Rutgers University. In 2012, he was appointed as a part-time Instructor and more recently as a Senior Health Fellow & Instructor at Rutgers University’s Edward J. Bloustein School of Public Planning and Public Policy, teaching both the Public Health and Health Administration majors.
Mr. Muñiz holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Health Administration and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Rutgers University. He is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) in both New Jersey and New York. To learn more about Roberto Muñiz, visit his LinkedIn profile.