CALA Board of Directors


Danielle Morgan


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.

Dave Eskenazy


David Eskenazy

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.

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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.

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

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.


Josh Allen

Josh Allen

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.

Michel Augsburger

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.

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.

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.

Joel Goldman

Joel Goldman

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.

Paula Hertel

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.

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.


Rodger Lederer

Senior Vice President,

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.

Nancy Schier Anzelmo

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.

Courtney Siegel

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.

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Jay Thomas

Assistant General Counsel, Operations,
Atria Senior Living

Jay Thomas is Assistant General Counsel, Operations for Atria Senior Living, a national provider with 42 communities throughout 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.