Changemakers Series

Changemakers: Patricia Will, Belmont Village Founder and CEO

Over a career spanning about two decades, Belmont Village founder and CEO Patricia Will has earned the status of senior living changemaker. From mixing levels of care within a single building to developing early-stage dementia interventions to forging university affiliations, Will has led the way. Today, she continues to push the envelope with a first-of-its-kind […]

Changemakers: William Bullock, President of Latitude Margaritaville, Minto Communities USA

By creating a new active adult model through an innovative partnership with Jimmy Buffett-affiliated hospitality brand Margaritaville, William Bullock has earned the status of senior living gamechanger. Bullock started his career with publicly traded home builder companies, but wanted more freedom to be creative and entrepreneurial. He found that in privately held developer and manager […]

Changemakers: Shamim Wu, COO of Eclipse Senior Living

In rising through the industry, Shamim Wu helped shape some of senior living’s largest and most influential operators. As COO of Eclipse Senior Living, she is leading the charge toward creating a more diverse workforce while building a multi-brand, tech-forward operating platform, earning her the status of senior living changemaker. Lake Oswego-based Eclipse was founded […]

Introducing the 2019 Changemakers Class

Senior living faces disruption and upheaval on every front, from consumer demands to technology to new entrants to payment models. In this environment, the industry needs Changemakers — individuals who embrace the need to change and have the boldness and savvy to execute. After careful consideration, Senior Housing News identified 9 people who deserve the […]

Meet the Changemakers Driving the Future of Senior Living

Change is hard, but it’s more necessary than ever in senior living. Supply and demand are misaligned in many metros, occupancy is down and labor costs are rising. At the same time, the massive population of baby boomers will bring new demands, payment models and referral patterns are shifting, technological innovation is transforming every facet […]