Stacey is a clinical social worker, consultant and entrepreneur with over two decades of experience in providing home and community-based services to older adults and their families. She is the founder and owner of ElderOptions, New York/Chicago a geriatric care management and consulting firm, established in 1998. In 2012 Stacey co-founded ElderOptions Israel, (now B'lev Shalem), effectively establishing the field of private care geriatric management in Israel. Stacey is currently an an Adjunct Professor at the University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration, where she teaches courses in the field of aging. She also writes and lectures about issues concerning aging and caregiving.