Senior Living Nonprofit Ascension Living Names New CEO

Ascension Living has a new CEO: Erin Shadbolt. On Tuesday, St. Louis-based Ascension Living named Shadbolt to its top leadership role. She previously joined the organization in 2022 and since then has held various roles, including chief nursing officer of post-acute and at-home services and interim COO. Ascension Living had previously named Christopher Caserta to […]

Movers and Shakers: Epoch Announces Senior Advisor; Ascension Living Names Sales Director

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Health Care, Senior Housing Industry Veteran Joins Ascension Living as CEO

Ascension Living has named a seasoned health care and senior housing and care industry veteran to its top leadership role. The St. Louis-based senior living operator, which is part of non-profit Catholic health system Ascension, on Tuesday announced Christopher Caserta has taken the reins as CEO. By taking the CEO role, Caserta is assuming a […]

Chapters Living President: We’re Building Momentum With Initial Portfolio in Place

Former Ascension Living President Danny Stricker launched Chapters Living last August, and in the time since, he has been putting the pieces together on a long-term strategy. Stricker, the co-founder and president of the St. Louis-based senior living operator backed by Green Street Real Estate Ventures, is poised to close the acquisition of a seven-community […]

Movers & Shakers: Ascension Names Chief Medical Officer of Senior Care; Celebrity Chef Partners With Dallas Community

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Executive Forecast 2021: A New Era Begins for Senior Living

“Last year, we thought that the 2020s would be a transformative decade — what an understatement. 2021 will set forth a new era in health care and senior living at large as a result of the pandemic.” These are the words of Ascension Living President Danny Stricker, but numerous other top executives in the industry […]

Transform Podcast #35: Danny Stricker of Ascension Living

Ascension Living knows the value of health care services in senior living. The organization, the senior care subsidiary of St. Louis-based health system Ascension, has leaned on its parent organization for help sourcing crucial resources and broadening telehealth access for its residents during the Covid-19 pandemic. Ascension Living is also evaluating its communities for new […]

How Brookdale, Discovery, Senior Star and Ascension are Meeting the Pandemic ‘Inflection Point’

Covid-19 has changed the state of play, but that doesn’t mean other long-term forces have stopped shaping the senior living industry. In addition to a deadly pandemic, senior living providers must also contend with the evolving preferences of the baby boomers, along with the lingering effects of recent supply-demand imbalances in markets across the country […]