Assisted Living Federation of America Welcomes Five New Directors
Jul 28 14
The Assisted Living Federation of America welcomed five new directors who have been elected to Board of Directors at a crucial time in the association's efforts to advance excellence in senior living. Joining the voice of senior living are: Tana Gall, president of Merrill Gardens; Ed Kenny, president and CEO of LCS; Randy Richardson, president of Vi; Patricia Will, president of Belmont Village; and Chris Winkle, CEO of McLean, Sunrise Senior Living. The new directors come from new member companies and join the following ALFA Board officers: Chairman Brenda Bacon, president and CEO, Brandywine Senior Living; Vice Chairman Loren Shook, president, CEO and chairman, Silverado Senior Living; Vice Chairman Timothy Buchanan, CEO, Legend Senior Living; Secretary Charles Herman Jr., executive VP and CIO Health Care REIT; Treasurer Bruce Mackey Jr., president and CEO, Five Star Senior Living; Public Policy Chairman Stephanie Handelson, president and CEO, Benchmark Senior Living; and Immediate Past Chairman Mark Ohlendorf, co-president and CFO, Brookdale Senior Living; along with the following Board members: Evrett Benton, CEO and co-founder Stellar Senior Living; Jon DeLuca, president and CEO, Senior Lifestyle Corp.; Sue Farrow, chairman and CEO, Integral Senior Living; Dan Hirschfeld, executive VP, Genesis Rehabilitation Services; Kai Hsiao, president, Holiday Retirement Corp.; Chris Hyatt, EVP and COO Emeritus Senior Living; Blair Minton, president and founder, RPM Management; Pat Mulloy, CEO Elmcroft Senior Living; Todd Novaczyk, CEO, New Perspective Senior Living; Tiffany Tomasso, founding partner, Kensington Senior Living. Ex-officio members are Granger Cobb, president and CEO, Emeritus; and Chairman of the President's Council Brad Klitsch, SVP of Market Development, Direct Supply Inc.
Richard P. (Rick) Grimes Resigns as President and CEO of Assisted Living Federation of America
Jun 16 14
Richard P. (Rick) Grimes, President and CEO of the Assisted Living Federation of America, announced that he is retiring and stepping down to make room for new executive leadership.
Assisted Living Federation of America Names Brenda J. Bacon as Chairman of the Board for 2013-2014
Jun 25 13
The Board of Directors of the Assisted Living Federation Of America (ALFA) announced that Brenda J. Bacon, co-founder, president and CEO of Brandywine Senior Living has been named ALFA Chairman of the Board for 2013-2014. Bacon succeeds Mark Ohlendorf, co-president and CFO of Brookdale Senior Living. Bacon co-founded Brandywine Senior Living in 1996 and has overseen its growth to serve seniors in 25 locations across five states.