George Tjiattas was honored at the PARCR Quarterly Meeting held on July 13, 2016 for his eight years as president of PARCR. He was presented with a plaque which states “Dr. George Tjiattas, In recognition of your dedicated efforts, leadership, commitment, and inspiration as President of the Pennsylvania Alliance of Retirement Community Residents from 2007 to 2016, we thank you. From the grateful Executive Committee and Members of PARCR .” He was given a presidential citation from LeadingAge PA which was presented by Ron Barth, CEO of LeadingAge PA. He was presented with a letter of appreciation from the 88th District House of Representatives. A motion was made for President Emeritus status of PARCR which was approved with a standing ovation.