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 Executive 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


Secretary: Joe Jedlowski, MBA/MHA
President
Distinctive Living


Treasurer: Chris Callahan
Regional Director of Operations
Brookdale Senior Living


Parliamentarian: Robin Khanal
Partner
Quintairos, Prieto, Wood, & Boyer, P.A.

Board Members


Education Chair: Marisa Strain
Director of Quality Assurance
SRI Management


Hospitality Committee Chair:

Gilbert Bolivar


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


Membership Chair: Krone Weidler
Principal
Cadre Healthcare Realty Advisors


Lindsey Hacker​
President and Chief Financial Officer
Validus Senior Living


Kim Hays
Regional Director of Operations
Meridian Senior Living


Janann Holt
Regional Director of Operations
Harbor Retirement Associates


J. Justin Hutchens
Executive VP, Senior Housing
Ventas


Tina Keating, RN
Senior General Manager
Merrill Gardens at Barkley Place


Heidi Kuchenbacker-Robbins,  MBA, CDP, VDTF
Director of Operations
SLM Services, LLC


Jamie Merrill
Chief Operating Officer
Sonata Senior Living


John Moschner
Chief Executive Officer
Sencare/Grand Villa Senior Living


David Nussbaum
Senior Vice President
Belmont Village


Michelle Pierce
Chief Operating Officer
Providence One Partners

Noreen Prescott, RN CALN
Divisional Director of Clinical Operations – East Division
Brookdale 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

Damon Thomas
Regional VP of Operations
Elegance Senior Living


Michele Thompson
Regional Vice President of Operations
Retirement Unlimited, Inc.