CALA Committees

Education Committee

COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR
Paula Hertel

Senior Living Consult
COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR
Nancy Schier Anzelmo

Alzheimer’s Care Associates

Jina Amstutz
Brookdale Senior Living
James Arp
Belmont Village Westwood
Scott Bertulis
Marsh
Jeffrey Bilson
Druthers Agency, Inc.
Mark Cimino
CiminoCare
Ken Claire
Steadfast Companies
Sarah Dillon
Sunrise Senior Living
Carmel Dolcine-Joseph
Elder Care Alliance
Christina Drislane
Masonic Homes of California
Michele Dukes
Chancellor Health Care, Inc.
Diana Engle
MBK Senior Living
Lindsey Flores
Carlton Senior Living
Kirsten Goulde
Oakmont Management Group
Alan Graza
Oakmont Management Group
Shelly Halleck
Allen Flores Consulting Group
Lisa Hulse
Villages of San Luis Obispo
Jen Johnson
Atria Senior Living
Cheryl Martin
Prairie City Landing
Jack McCarty
Westmont Living
Tana McMillon
Silverado | Memory Care Communities
Kristine Morimoto
Integral Senior Living
Kelly Ording
Watermark Retirement Communities
Lauren Powell
Merrill Gardens, LLC
Payam Saljoughian
Hanson Bridgett, LLP
Monica Stinson
Elder Care Alliance
Therese ten Brinke
Eskaton
John Tsumura
Wilson Getty LLP
Christy Van Der Westhuizen
MBK Senior Living
Julie Wilkins
ONR, Inc.

Finance Committee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Ron Mead

Senior Resource Group, LLC

Michel Augsburger
Chancellor Health Care, Inc.
Michelle Egerer
Silverado | Memory Care Communities
David Eskenazy
Cogir Management USA, Inc.
Collette Gray
Integral Senior Living
Rick Jensen
Northstar Senior Living
Danielle Morgan
Clearwater Living
Todd Shetter
ActivCare Living
Courtney Siegel
Oakmont Management Group

Public Policy Committee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Joel Goldman

Hanson Bridgett, LLP

Josh Allen
Allen Flores Consulting Group
Doug Armstrong
Belmont Village Senior Living
Michel Augsburger
Chancellor Healthcare, Inc.
Tara Clayton
Marsh
Tara Cope
Vi Senior Living
Wayne Curtin
WTC Public Affairs Advisors, LLC
Ana de la Cerda
Aegis Senior Communities
Carmel Dolcine-Joseph
Elder Care Alliance
Michelle Egerer
Silverado | Memory Care Communities
David Eskenazy
Cogir Management USA, Inc.
Lori Ferguson
Hanson Bridgett, LLP
Jeff Fischer
MBK Senior Living
Rick Jensen
Northstar Senior Living
Sue McPherson
Oakmont Management Group
Danielle Morgan
Clearwater Living
John Olympitis
Welltower Inc.
Todd Shetter
ActivCare Living
Jay Thomas
Atria Senior Living
Lisa Thompson
Sunrise Senior Living
Jeffrey Toomer
Brookdale Senior Living
Cynthia Williams
Kisco Senior Living
Michael Zeug
Integral Senior Living

CCRC Subcommittee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Tara Cope

Vi Senior Living

Betsy Donovan
Elder Care Alliance
Tighe Hammam
Eskaton
Daniel Merriman
Life Care Services
Deidre Schonfeldt
Hanson Bridgett, LLP
Matt Stevenson
Oakmont Management Group
Jeffrey Toomer
Brookdale Senior Living
Justin Wilson III
Spieker Senior Development Partners

Legal Subcommittee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Joel Goldman

Hanson Bridgett, LLP

Douglas Armstrong
Belmont Village Senior Living
Elizabeth Chambers
Aegis Senior Communities
Tara Clayton
Marsh
Lisa Cooney
Five Star Senior Living
Tara Cope
Vi Senior Living
Karolina Ericsson
Senior Resource Group, LLC
Lori Ferguson
Hanson Bridgett, LLP
Tom Garberson
Eskaton
Christian Holland
Oakmont Management Group
Anita Hsu
MBK Senior Living
Robert Lane
Alliant Specialty
Lisa O’Neal
Kisco Senior Living
Scott Putnam
Northstar Senior Living
Melissa Solomon
Silverado | Memory Care Communities
Kirstin Sumner
Brookdale Senior Living
Jay Thomas
Atria Senior Living
Nancy Voisin
Sunrise Senior Living
Leslie White
Belmont Village Senior Living
William Wilson
Wilson Getty, LLP

Workforce Development Committee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Douglas Lessard

Belmont Village Senior Living

Sloane Buchanan
Cadence Living
Melinda Ericks
Carlton Senior Living
Pamela Hardesty
Pegasus Senior Living
David Lopez
Sunrise Senior Living
Sara Padilla
Merrill Gardens, LLC
Andrew Sheppard
Brookdale Senior Living

Brant Watson
Heffernan Insurance Brokers

Excellence in Service Awards Committee

COMMITTEE CHAIR
Michel Augsburger

Chancellor Health Care, Inc.

Aron Alexander
Atria Senior Living
Terry Ervin
Oakmont Management Group
Tom Laborde
Aegis Senior Communities
Benoit Levesque
Cogir Management USA, Inc.
Sophia Lukas
WellQuest Living LLC
Ashley Pearce
ActivCare Living
Lisa Schumann
Carlton Senior Living
Jeri Shields
Merrill Gardens, LLC