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Transforming Age Names VPs, Board Member

March 2, 2022

BELLEVUE, Wash.—Transforming Age has made several changes and appointments. Ken Noreen will be vice president of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), Cathy Danigelis is joining the organization’s board of directors, and Jay Woolford will transition into the fulltime role of vice president of real estate development. Noreen brings more than 35 years of senior living…

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Lifespace Communities Appoints Dana Smith as Chief Revenue Officer

March 2, 2022

DALLAS, Texas and WEST DES MOINES, Iowa—Lifespace Communities has made Dana Smith chief revenue officer. Smith will support Lifespace’s revenue growth across all business lines, while additionally serving as the company’s corporate and community brand steward in the chief marketing officer role. Smith is a highly accomplished senior living executive with more than 16 years…

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Susan Mayernick Promoted to EVP of Asbury Foundation

March 2, 2022

FREDERICK, Md.—The Asbury Foundation has named Susan Mayernick executive vice president. Mayernick joined the Foundation in 2018 as the vice president of development, and she assumed her new role earlier this month. Mayernick has been instrumental in many initiatives since her arrival at the Foundation nearly four years ago. Among her many efforts, she has…

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Five Star Rebranded Under AlerisLife, Names Lauren Cody EVP, CCO, Michael Lopez Chief People Officer

February 22, 2022

NEWTON, Mass.—Five Star Senior Living Inc., recently rebranded as AlerisLife (Nasdaq: ALR). The company’s new website is alerislife.com. “Aleris” is a Latin word meaning “to foster, nourish and develop,” signifying the company’s intent to continue fostering, developing, and expanding its lifestyle services. The name change reflects the company’s significant organizational restructuring over the past two…

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Watercrest Senior Living Group Names Whitney Lane COO

February 8, 2022

VERO BEACH, Fla.—Watercrest Senior Living Group principals Marc Vorkapich, CEO, and Joan Williams, CFO have announced the promotion of Whitney Lane to COO of Watercrest Senior Living Group. Lane joined the Watercrest team in 2018 as vice president of clinical operations and moved up to senior vice president of operations. Lane’s continued leadership further advanced Watercrest’s mission, To Welcome, To…

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Country Meadows Names Jill Berry VP Sales and Marketing

January 31, 2022

HERSHEY, Pa.—Jill Berry joins Country Meadows Retirement Communities, headquartered in Hershey, Pa., as vice president of sales and marketing. In this role she leads a team of marketing professionals at 10 Country Meadows campuses as well as Ecumenical Retirement Community in Harrisburg, Pa. “My main goals are to coach and partner with our teams on…

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APPI Energy COO Jennifer Underwood Appointed to Industry Board

January 13, 2022

SALISBURY, Md.— APPI Energy COO Jennifer Underwood has joined the national board of The Energy Professionals Association (TEPA). TEPA is a nonprofit organization, and board members volunteer their time and expertise. They support the organization’s efforts to provide professional development, advocacy, and networking opportunities for its national membership base. Underwood joins the ranks of other…

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LeadingAge Minnesota Names Kari Thurlow as Gayle Kvenvold Successor

January 13, 2022

ST. PAUL, Minn.—After an executive search process led by its board and members, LeadingAge Minnesota has selected Kari Thurlow as its new president and CEO. For the past 40 years, the organization was led by Gayle Kvenvold, who is slated to retire in the coming days and whose many contributions have been celebrated by the organization and…

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Senior Living Industry Groups Join Forces as Catalysts for Diversity and Inclusion

January 13, 2022

(Alexandria, Va.) – Argentum, the American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA), and the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) have formed the Senior Living DEIB Coalition in a shared commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) to empower businesses operating in and around senior living. The goal is to co-create a plan of action and strategy around DEIB, including the…

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Pegasus Names Dr. Sandra Petersen Health and Wellness Director

December 8, 2021

DALLAS—Senior living operator Pegasus is welcoming Dr. Sandra Petersen full-time as its health and wellness director starting in January 2022. Dr. Petersen has been on the Pegasus team as senior health and wellness consultant since February 2020. She will lead all clinical operations and efforts for the company, including leading her signature, data-driven memory care…

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Genesis HealthCare Announces New Market-Focused Model and Leadership Changes

November 12, 2021

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa—Genesis Healthcare, Inc. (OTC: GENN), a leading post-acute care provider, has announced a shift to a market-focused model. The model is designed to build out a vertically integrated community-based healthcare system in every market, supported by centralized resources. Whether through skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, rehabilitation therapy, physician services or other ancillary…

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Brandywine CEO Brenda J. Bacon Named to Savoy Magazine’s 2021 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors List

November 4, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C.—FTI Consulting, Inc. announced that Brenda J. Bacon, president and CEO of Brandywine Living, has been named to Savoy magazine’s 2021 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors list, which recognizes the achievements of directors of Fortune 1000 companies. Bacon founded Brandywine in 1996. In addition to serving as past chairman (2013-2015) and current member of the Argentum board of…

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