ORGANIZERS AND SPONSORS
Co-Sponsors:


Founding Sponsor:

  • The Wertlieb Family

Partnering Organizations:


For sponsorship information, please contact Dr. Doug Olson at olsondou@uwec.edu.


Universities:


  • Department of Health Services and Senior Living Leadership, Bellarmine University
  • Department of Health Policy and Management, The George Washington University
  • The Erickson School, Management of Aging Services Program, University of Maryland - Baltimore County
  • Health Care Administration Program, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
  • Health Care Administration Program, Western Kentucky University


Summit Organizers:


Dr. Douglas Olson, NELS Director and Professor, Health Care Administration Program, University of
Wisconsin – Eau Claire

Dr. Kevin Hansen, NELS Associate Director and Assistant Professor, Health Care Administration Program,
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire

Dr. Robert Burke, Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Milken Institute School of Public
Health, The George Washington University


​Steering Committee:

  • Vani Barry, Administrator, Good Samaritan Society
  • Dr. Robert Burke, Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Milken Institute School of
    Public Health, The George Washington University
  • Stephanie Capelle, Executive Director, Nine Mile Creek Senior Living
  • Jeffrey Degyansky, Administrator, Menorah Park Center for Seniors
  • Dr. Kevin Hansen, NELS Associate Director and Assistant Professor, Health Care Administration Program,
    University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire

  • Susan Hildebrandt, Vice President of Workforce Initiatives, LeadingAge
  • Christy Kramer, Director, LeadingAge D.C.
  • Brian Lenehan, Administrator, Life Care Services/Vantage House
  • Elizabeth Liberman​, National Investment Center
  • Randy Lindner, President and CEO, National Association of Long-Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and
    the NAB Foundation
  • Mike Muetzel, Founder and CEO, Mx Marketing Management Solutions
  • Dr. Douglas Olson, NELS Director and Professor, Health Care Administration Program, University of
    Wisconsin – Eau Claire
  • Urvi Patel, Director of Quality Improvement, American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living
  • Emily Rickman, Administrator, Alden Management Services
  • Daniel Schwartz, Chief Operating Officer, Almost Family
  • Cecilia Sepp, President and CEO, American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA)
  • Sara Sherwood, Administrator, Collier's Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
  • Cynthia Thorland, Vice President, Director of Talent Development, LCS
  • Dr. David Wolf, Associate Professor, Health Services Administration, Barry University