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 headshot

Joel Nelson

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

Diane Bridgewater

Executive Vice President/Chief Administrative and Strategy Officer
Chris Bird Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, LCS

Chris Bird

President/Chief Operating Officer
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Dan Lahey

Executive Vice President/Chief Financial & Investment Officer
A headshot of a woman, Monica Friedman, smiling at the camera.

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
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GeLynna Shaw

Executive Vice President, Operations/Senior Living Management

LCS Leadership Team

Frank Vedder

Frank Vedder

Senior Vice President/Chief Information Officer
Jason Victor Photo

Jason Victor

Senior Vice President/Treasurer and Corporate Finance
Wendy Rus Photo

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

Sharon Roth Maguire

Feb 19, 2024, 13:34 PM
Name : Sharon Roth Maguire
Position : Senior Vice President/Chief Health & Wellness/Resident Experience Officer
Sharon Roth Maguire joined LCS in 2022 as the Vice President/Director of Health Services. Sharon brings a passion for health and wellness combined with her 30+ years of healthcare industry experience to her role. Sharon and her teams are focused on person-centered, outcome-oriented healthcare delivery as well as supporting people and systems including health and wellness programming, clinical quality support, EHR support, clinical analytics, and clinical regulatory/compliance support across all areas of care for LCS.  

In addition to her extensive healthcare background, Sharon has served on numerous boards and associations in the senior living industry, including the Alzheimer’s Association, Assisted Living Federation of America, Argentum, and National Conference of Gerontological Nurse Practitioners where she served as President. She has been published in various professional and industry journals and speaks at the national level on a variety of topics relevant to senior care including dementia, falls, therapeutic environments, person-centered care, and healthcare informatics. Sharon earned her undergraduate degree at Marquette University and her master’s in Gerontology, and advanced-practice nursing at Boston University. She has also served as an instructor for the College of Nursing at Rush University and taught as a clinical assistant professor at Marquette University’s College of Nursing. 
 

LCS Development Leadership Team

Tom Mathisen Photo

Tom Mathisen

Senior Vice President/Managing Director, Development
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Jason Jorgenson

Senior Vice President/Managing Director, Development
Joel Bleeker Photo

Joel Bleeker

Vice President/Director of Design and Construction
Todd Shaw Photo

Todd Shaw

Vice President/Director of Development
Nick Herrick Photo

Nick Herrick

Vice President/Director of Development

David Kane

Senior Director of Design Management

LCS Real Estate Leadership Team

Mike Andreasen Photo

Mike Andreasen

Senior Vice President Asset and Portfolio Management
Sarah Dorr Photo

Sarah Dorr

Senior Vice President/Managing Director - Capital Markets
Graham Johnson Photo

Graham Johnson

Vice President/Director - Investments

CPS Leadership Team

Elisa Baptiste

Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer
Anthony Greer Photo

Anthony Greer

Director of Client Relations
Andi Putnam Photo

Andi Putnam

Director of Clinical Programs