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

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

Wendy Rus

Sep 13, 2021, 14:55 PM
Name : Wendy Rus
Position : Senior Vice President/Director of Corporate Planning and Community Finance

Wendy Rus is the senior vice president/director of corporate planning and community finance for LCS. In this role, she is responsible for leading budgeting and 5-year planning efforts for the LCS Family of Companies. Wendy monitors and analyzes monthly performance results, collaborates with leadership to maximize performance, and delivers senior leadership and board reviews to ensure key issues and opportunities are understood by stakeholders. She also directs the efforts of the corporate financial planning and analysis team supporting the fee-for-service business lines. 

Wendy oversees the organization’s community finance department, directing the financial functions that drive accounting and finance activities at the community level and supporting key operational decisions and long-term business strategy. In addition, she supports operations, along with asset and performance management to build community performance. At LCS, Wendy serves on the Enterprise Risk Management committee and was co-chair for the 2023 LCS Leadership Summit. Outside of the company, she serves on the United Way Women United Investment Committee and the Argentum CFO Roundtable. Wendy holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business administration from Graceland University. 

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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

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Tom Mathisen

Senior Vice President/Managing Director, Development
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Jason Jorgenson

Senior Vice President/Managing Director, Development
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Joel Bleeker

Vice President/Director of Design and Construction
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Todd Shaw

Vice President/Director of Development
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Nick Herrick

Vice President/Director of Development

David Kane

Senior Director of Design Management

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