Meet the LCS Executive Leadership Team

Through servant leadership, the LCS Family of Companies is dedicated to serving seniors and developing the next generation of leaders in our field. Our culture, talent, and vision are critical drivers for success and set up each LCS Company to perform at its highest potential for generations to come.

Joel Nelson

CEO
Executive Vice President/Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, LCS

Diane Bridgewater

Executive Vice President/Chief Administrative and Strategy Officer

Chris Bird

President/Chief Operating Officer

Dan Lahey

Executive Vice President/Chief Financial & Investment Officer

Monica Friedman

Executive Vice President/Chief Human Resources Officer
Charles Murphy Executive Vice President/Senior Managing Director of Development and Real Estate, LCS

Charles Murphy

Executive Vice President/Senior Managing Director of Development

GeLynna Shaw

Executive Vice President, Operations/Senior Living Management

LCS Leadership Team

Frank Vedder

Frank Vedder

Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer
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Jason Victor

Senior Vice President/Treasurer and Corporate Finance
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Wendy Rus

Senior Vice President/Director of Corporate Planning and Community Finance
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Dan Kosmicki

Senior Vice President/Director of Risk Management
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Rick Westermann

Senior Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer

Bridgette Uhlemann

Senior Vice President/General Counsel

David Mercugliano

Vice President of Business Development

Julie Baker

Vice President/Director of Human Resources

Life Care Services Leadership Team

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Greg Williams

Senior Vice President/Senior Director of Operations Management
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Jill Sorenson

Senior Vice President/Senior Director of Life Plan Communities

Kyle Exline

Senior Vice President/Director of Operations Management

Mike Heselbarth

Senior Vice President/Senior Director of Operations Management, Rental Division

Sharon Roth Maguire

Senior Vice President/Chief Health & Wellness/Resident Experience Officer
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Warren Naviasky

Vice President/Senior Director of Marketing and Sales
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Dawn Ruppel

Vice President/Senior Director of Marketing & Sales

Cindi Nelson

Vice President/Director of Health Care Marketing and Sales

Kelli Jane Cronk

Vice President/Senior Director of Sales & Marketing
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Donna Boetger

Vice President/Director of Human Resources

LCS Development Leadership Team

Nick Herrick

Nov 4, 2021, 12:32 PM
Name : Nick Herrick
Position : Vice President/Director of Development

In his role at LCS Development, Nick Herrick is responsible for creating and executing on master plans designed to drive revenue through increased occupancy for senior living communities. As director of development, Nick works closely with market researchers, architects, regulatory officials, sponsoring boards, attorneys, lenders, interior design firms, construction companies and operations management to identify community needs that enrich the resident experience. By leading a team of project managers to oversee every detail in the development process, Nick has successfully collaborated with many senior living community owners to create new and exciting spaces for residents to enjoy.

Under his leadership, LCS Development received the Senior Housing News Architecture and Design Award for best Renovation/Repositioning. Nick holds a bachelor’s degree in construction management and a minor in real estate from the University of Northern Iowa. He served on the LCS United Way Committee for three years and was a member of the 2023 LCS Leadership Summit planning team.

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LCS Real Estate Leadership Team

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Mike Andreasen

Senior Vice President Asset and Portfolio Management
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Sarah Dorr

Senior Vice President/Managing Director - Capital Markets
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Graham Johnson

Vice President/Director - Investments

CPS Leadership Team

Elisa Baptiste

Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer
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Anthony Greer

Director of Client Relations
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Andi Putnam

Director of Clinical Programs