Board of directors

Florida Senior Living Association’s Governing Board represents senior living member organizations and provides direction on Association activities.

Executive Committee


Chair: Shelley Esden
Chief Operating Officer
Sonata Health Care


Immediate Past Chair: Melinda Skirvin
Regional Director of Operations
Five Star Senior Living


Vice Chair: Jay Thomas
Assistant General Counsel – Operations
Atria Senior Living


Past Chair Emeritus: Mary Sue Patchett
Executive President – Community Operations
Brookdale Senior Living


Secretary: Joe Jedlowski, MBA/MHA
President
Distinctive Living


Treasurer: Chris Callahan
Vice President, Regional Operations
Brookdale Senior Living

Board Members


Education Chair: Marisa Strain
Director of Quality Assurance
SRI Management


Industry Partner Chair: Matt Depenbrock
Director of Business Development
Guardian Pharmacy


Membership Chair: Krone Weidler
Vice President
Marcus Millichap


Parliamentarian: Marian Nease
Of Counsel
Berger Singerman


PC Chair: David Nussbaum
Senior Vice President
Belmont Village


J. Justin Hutchens
Executive VP, Senior Housing
Ventas


Janann Holt
Regional Director of Operations
Harbor Retirement Associates


Gloria Hughes
Vice President of Operations
Meridian Senior Living


Lindsey Hacker​
President and Chief Financial Officer
Validus Senior Living


Tina Keating, RN
Regional Director
Blue Harbor Senior Living


Heidi Kuckenbacker
Director of Operations
SLM Services, LLC


Sharon Roth Maguire, MS, RN,
GNP-BCI SVP Wellness
Eclipse Senior Living


Jamie Merrill
Vice President, Regional Operations
Brookdale Senior Living


John Moschner
Chief Executive Officer
Sencare/Grand Villa Senior Living


Diana Saxton
Regional Director of Operations
Senior Lifestyle Corporation


Bill Sciortino
Chief Operating Officer
Discovery Senior Living


Gwen Thibault
Divisional Vice President
Legend Senior Living


Michele Thompson
Regional Vice President
Elegance Senior Living


Lee Young
Vice President of Operations
Holiday Retirement