Tomas “Omar” Gonzalez, Director of Dining Services at Linden Ponds, receives Erickson Senior Living Leadership Award

March 12, 2018

Hingham, MA -- Tomas "Omar" Gonzalez, director of dining services at Linden Ponds, received an Erickson Living Leadership Award at Erickson Living's annual Leadership Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland.   Gonzalez was selected for his exceptional leadership qualities. 

"Omar and I have known each other professionally for over six years," said Linden Ponds Executive Director Jim Centola. "During this time, I have been impressed with Omar's ability to manage and lead his team. He is an individual who truly cares about all 300 people working in his department and for that matter, the more than 1200 people living in our community.  Omar has consistently exhibited the values, skills and abilities that make him a true and effective leader and we are thrilled he received an Erickson Living 2017 Leadership Award."

This company-wide award recognizes leaders who continually demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities and a commitment to Erickson Living's mission, vision, and values.

"What an honor to receive an Erickson Living 2017 Leadership Award and to receive this award in Baltimore at the Leadership Meeting," said Gonzalez. "I have worked at Linden Ponds for nine years and truly enjoy coming to work every day."

About Linden Ponds: Linden Ponds, one of 19 continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living®, is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Hingham, Massachusetts. The community is located in Plymouth County and is home to nearly 1,300 residents. Additional information about Linden Ponds can be found at

About Erickson Living: Erickson Living® is a nation-leading developer and manager of continuing care retirement communities. The Erickson Living network currently comprises 19 communities in 11 states, which together are home to more than 24,000 residents. Further information regarding Erickson Living is available at