As a court-appointed guardian with Global Guardian Services of Lansdowne, Pennsylvania, Gloria Byars protects the safety and well-being of vulnerable older adults. She has served as a guardian for more than 123 individuals over the course of her years with the company, during which time she has helped them manage their finances and conduct the tasks of daily living. Gloria Byars comes to this role with nearly a decade of experience as a guardian, having served in the same role with RES Consulting of Havertown, Pennsylvania.
Also actively involved with international outreach, Gloria Byars cofounded a food distribution program for children in the Philippines. She also volunteers her time with the Church of the Overcomer in Trainer, Pennsylvania, and serves as a facilitator with the Prison to Praise Ministry, through which she supports the rehabilitation of individuals in the prison system. In helping these individuals to secure stable housing, find substance abuse support, and acquire full-time employment, Ms. Byars enables them to re-establish themselves as productive members of society.