CALA Board of Directors

Officers

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BOARD CHAIR

Ron Mead

Vice President of Operations,
Senior Resource Group, LLC

Ron Mead oversees community operations for Senior Resource Group, LLC, which has 19 communities in California.

Dave Eskenazy

VICE CHAIR

David Eskenazy

CEO,
Cogir Management USA, Inc.

David Eskenazy is the CEO of Cogir Management USA, Inc., which operates communities in the Western US, including eight in California.

TREASURER

Laura Fischer

Regional Vice President of Operations,
Brookdale Senior Living

Laura Fischer is Senior Vice President, Regional Operations for Brookdale Senior Living. She supports 87 communities including 60 communities in California.

Courtney Siegel

SECRETARY

Courtney Siegel

President & CEO,
Oakmont Management Group

Courtney Siegel is President and CEO of Oakmont Management Group, based in Irvine, which manages and/or owns 38 communities in California.

Danielle Morgan

PAST CHAIR

Danielle Morgan

President & COO,
Clearwater Living

As the president of Clearwater Living, Danielle Morgan oversees operations and expansion for the company throughout the western United States.

Directors

Michel Augsburger

Chairman & CEO,
Chancellor Health Care, Inc

Michel Augsburger heads up Chancellor Health Care, Inc., a company offering skilled nursing, independent living and Assisted Living, with two Assisted Living communities in California.

Mark Cimino

CEO & Co-Owner
CiminoCare

Mark J. Cimino, J.D., is CEO and co-owner of CiminoCare, overseeing all operations of 14 senior care communities located throughout Northern California.

Dave Coluzzi

President & CEO,
Carlton Senior Living

David Coluzzi is President & CEO of Carlton Senior Living, based in Concord which owns and operates 10 Senior Living communities throughout Northern California.

Tara Cope

Tara Cope

Chief Legal and Administrative Officer,
Vi Senior Living

Tara Cope is Chief Legal and Administrative Officer for Vi Senior Living which operates two Continuing Care Retirement Communities in California.

Carmel Dolcine-Joseph

Carmel Dolcine-Joseph

Vice President of Wellness,
Elder Care Alliance

Carmel Dolcine-Joseph is Vice President of Wellness of Elder Care Alliance, which operates communities in California. She is also Advisory Board Chair of the Senior Living Collaborative.

Collette Gray

Collette Gray

President & CEO,
Integral Senior Living

Collette Gray is the President & CEO for Integral Senior Living, headquartered in Carlsbad with 24 communities in California.

Paula Hertel

Founder,
Senior Living Consult

Paula Hertel is the founder of Senior Living Consult, a network of consultants focused on improving elder care in senior housing and other community based settings.

Rick Jensen

Rick Jensen

President & CEO,
Northstar Senior Living

Rick Jensen is the president and CEO of Northstar Senior Living, which manages 25 communities throughout California, Arizona, Florida, New Mexico, Nevada, and Mexico.

Michelle Kelly

Senior Vice President, Investments,
National Health Investors, Inc.

Michelle Kelly is Senior Vice President, Investments for National Health Investors, Inc., a REIT investing in senior living, skilled nursing and other medical properties.

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Rodger Lederer

Senior Vice President,
Marsh

Rodger Lederer is Senior Vice President of Marsh Senior Care Practice, an insurance broker and risk advisor specializing in the senior living sector.

Douglas Lessard

COO & Executive Vice President,
Belmont Village Senior Living

Douglas Lessard is COO and Executive Vice President of Belmont Village Senior Living. A national company, Belmont has 11 communities throughout the state of California.

Tana McMillon

Regional Vice President of Operations,
Silverado | Memory Care Communities

Tana McMillon is Regional Vice President of Operations for Silverado Memory Care, which has 27 communities throughout the United States.

Nancy Schier Anzelmo

Gerontologist & Principal,
Alzheimer’s Care Associates LLC

Nancy Schier Anzelmo is principal at Alzheimer’s Care Associates LLC, a consulting firm which offers services for specialized dementia care and senior living communities.

Todd Shetter CALA Vice Chair

Todd Shetter

Chief Operating Officer,
ActivCare Living

Todd Shetter is the COO/Partner of ActivCare Living which specializes in residential memory care for those with dementia, with six locations in California

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Lisa Thompson

Senior Vice President of Operations,
Sunrise Senior Living

Lisa Thompson is Senior Vice President of Operations for Sunrise Senior Living which operates 45 communities throughout California.

Ex-Officio Directors

Josh Allen

Josh Allen

Principal,
Allen Flores Consulting Group

Josh Allen is Principal for Allen Flores Consulting Group which provides clinical management and consulting services to assisted living providers throughout the United States.

Joel Goldman

Partner,
Hanson Bridgett, LLP

Joel Goldman is a partner at Hanson Bridgett, LLP in San Francisco. His practice focuses almost exclusively on the representation of owners and operators of senior care communities.