CALA Committees

Executive Committee

NameCompanyPosition
Ron MeadSenior Resource GroupChair
Danielle MorganClearwater LivingPast Chair
David EskenazyCogir Management USA, Inc.Vice Chair
Laura FischerIntegral Senior LivingTreasurer
Courtney SiegelOakmont Management GroupSecretary

Education

NameCompanyPosition
Paula HertelSenior Living ConsultCo-Chair
Nancy Schier AnzelmoAlzheimer's Care Associates LLCCo-Chair
Damion AndersonRegency Place 
James ArpBelmont Village La Jolla 
Lorene BowerOakmont Management Group 
Mark CiminoCiminoCare 
Ken ClaireSteadfast Companies 
Kate DeCampRSN Technologies 
Melissa DillonSenior Resource Group 
Diana EngleMBK Senior Living 
Lindsey FloresCarlton Senior Living 
Kim GoldenMerrill Gardens, LLC 
Alan GrazaSavant Senior Living 
Rickay HidalgoVITAS Healthcare 
Lisa HulseVillages of San Luis Obispo 
Liz JensenDirect Supply, Inc. 
Jen JohnsonAtria Senior Living 
Cheryl MartinPrairie City Landing 
Shane NessMBK Senior Living 
Sidarany PhillipsClearwater Living 
Lorraine RemigioHeffernan Insurance Brokers 
Payam SaljoughianHanson Bridgett, LLP 
Jennifer SatoOakmont Management Group 
Spencer SteinWilson Getty LLP 
Therese ten BrinkeEskaton 
Leslie TrippBrookdale Senior Living 

Finance

Full NameCompanyPosition
Laura FischerIntegral Senior LivingChair
Michel AugsburgerChancellor Health Care, Inc. 
Dave ColuzziCarlton Senior Living 
Rick JensenNorthstar Senior Living 
Ron MeadSenior Resource Group 
Danielle MorganClearwater Living 
Todd ShetterActivCare Living 
Courtney SiegelOakmont Management Group 

Public Policy

NameCompanyPosition
Ron MeadSenior Resource Group 
Jay ThomasAtria Senior LivingChair
Josh AllenAllen Flores Consulting Group 
Douglas ArmstrongBelmont Village Senior Living 
Michel AugsburgerChancellor Health Care, Inc. 
Tara ClaytonMarsh 
Tara CopeVi Senior Living 
Ana de la CerdaAegis Senior Communities 
Lori FergusonHanson Bridgett, LLP 
Jeff FischerMBK Senior Living 
Joel GoldmanHanson Bridgett, LLP 
Christian HollandSenior Resource Group 
Rick JensenNorthstar Senior Living 
Holly McMurrayCogir Management USA, Inc. 
Sue McPhersonOakmont Management Group 
Danielle MorganClearwater Living 
Lisa O'NealKisco Senior Living 
John OlympitisWelltower Inc. 
Andrew SheppardBrookdale Senior Living 
Todd ShetterActivCare Living 
Melanie WerdelMerrill Gardens, LLC 
Michael ZeugIntegral Senior Living 

CCRC Subcommittee

NameCompanyPosition
Tara CopeVi Senior LivingChair
Heather HarrisonCalifornia Assisted Living Association 
Darolyn Jorgensen-KaresContinuing Life LLC 
Scott KirbyBayshire LLC 
Daniel MerrimanLife Care Services 
Deidre SchonfeldtHanson Bridgett, LLP 
Matt StevensonOakmont Management Group 
Jeffrey ToomerBrookdale Riverwalk 
Justin Wilson, IIISpieker Senior Development Partners 
Scott WinansEskaton 

Legal Subcommittee

NameCompanyPosition
Joel GoldmanHanson Bridgett, LLPChair
Heather Lee AllredWelltower Inc. 
Douglas ArmstrongBelmont Village Senior Living 
Elizabeth ChambersAegis Senior Communities 
Tara ClaytonMarsh 
Lisa CooneyAlerisLife Inc. 
Tara CopeVi Senior Living 
Lori FergusonHanson Bridgett, LLP 
Tom GarbersonEskaton 
Steve GeisslerAegis Senior Communities 
Christian HollandSenior Resource Group 
Anita HsuMBK Senior Living 
Kristina HulseySilverado | Memory Care Communities 
Robert LaneAlliant Specialty 
Lisa O'NealKisco Senior Living 
Scott PutnamNorthstar Senior Living 
Melissa SolomonOakmont Management Group 
Kirstin SumnerBrookdale Senior Living 
Jay ThomasAtria Senior Living 
John TsumuraBayshire LLC 
Nancy VoisinSunrise Senior Living 
Leslie WhiteBelmont Village Senior Living 
William WilsonWilson Getty LLP 

Workforce Development

NameCompanyPosition
Douglas LessardBelmont Village Senior LivingChair
Eric HostetterBruceville Point 
Robyn MooreBrookdale Senior Living 
Sara PadillaSenior Resource Group 
Carol PickardSonrisa Senior Living 
Andrew SheppardBrookdale Senior Living 
Machelle VietzCiminoCare 
Brant WatsonHeffernan Insurance Brokers 
Lyndee WhaleyCogir Management USA, Inc. 

Excellence in Service Awards Committee

NameCompanyPosition
Michel AugsburgerChancellor Health Care, Inc.Chair
Aron AlexanderAtria Senior Living 
Phil AltmanCogir Management USA, Inc. 
Terry ErvinOakmont Management Group 
Sheryl HendricksBrookdale Senior Living 
Ashley PearceActivCare Living 
Lisa SchumannCarlton Senior Living 
Lance ShenkAegis Senior Communities 
Lyndee WhaleyCogir Management USA, Inc. 
Kevin WrigleyOakmont Management Group