Volunteer Committees

In addition to our Board of Directors and the Operations Advisory Board, NIC has benefited from the strong leadership of many committees which provide the leadership, insights, and strategic guidance that further enables the delivery of our mission.

Initiatives Development Committee
  • Steve Blazejewski, Principal, Seniors Housing, PGIM
  • John Cochrane, President & Chief Executive Officer, HumanGood
  • Chuck Harry, Staff Contact, Chief of Research & Analytics, NIC
  • Steven Insoft, Chief Corporate Development Officer, Omega Healthcare Investors
  • Ed Kenny, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Life Care Services
  • Bob Kramer, Founder & Strategic Advisor, NIC
  • Judy Marczewski, Chief Financial Officer, One Eighty
  • Carolyn Nazdin, Chair, Senior Vice President, KeyBank Real Estate Capital
  • Aron Will, Vice Chairman, National Senior Housing Debt, CBRE Capital Markets
Data & Analytics Committee
  • David Caleca, Managing Director, CS Capital Advisors
  • Tim Fox, Chair, Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer, Senior Resource Group
  • Kelly Gill, Independent
  • Chuck Harry, Staff Contact, Chief of Research & Analytics, NIC
  • Brian Jurutka, President & Chief Executive Officer, NIC
  • Ryan Novaczyk, President & Chief Financial Officer, New Perspective Senior Living
  • Jim Seymour, Senior Managing Director, Healthcare Real Estate, Capital One Healthcare
  • Kathryn Sweeney, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Blue Moon Capital Partner LLC
  • Kendall Young, Executive Vice President, Senior Housing HCP, Inc.
2019 Fall Conference Planning Committee
  • Cindy Baier, President & Chief Executive Officer, Brookdale Senior Living
  • Susan Barlow, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Blue Moon Capital Partners
  • David Boitano, Senior Investment Officer, Ventas, Inc.
  • Randall Bufford, President & Chief Executive Officer, Trilogy Health Services, Inc.
  • Lori Coombs, Managing Director, Wells Fargo Multi-Family Capital
  • Tom Grape, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Benchmark Senior Living
  • Chuck Harry, Chief of Research & Analytics, NIC
  • Brandi Healey, Vice President, Asset Management, Sabra Health Care REIT, Inc.
  • Dan Hutson, Chief Strategy Officer, HumanGood
  • Allen Lynch, Partner, Nixon Peabody, LLP
  • Shankh Mitra, Senior Vice President, Finance & Investments, Welltower Inc.
  • Allison Pendroy, Vice President & Director, Asset Management, Life Care Services
  • Kurt Read, NIC Board Chair, Principal, RSF Partners
  • Torey Riso, President & Chief Executive Officer, Blueprint Healthcare Real Estate Advisors
  • Matthew Ruark, Senior Vice President & Head of Commercial & Healthcare Production, Keybank Real Estate Capital Market Group
  • Chris Taylor, Managing Director, Capital One Healthcare
  • Aron Will, Vice Chairman, National Senior Housing, CBRE Capital Markets
  • Kendall Young, Executive Vice President, Senior Housing HCP, Inc.
2020 Spring Conference Planning Committee
  • Nicole Berner, Director, Medical Administration, RWJ Barnabas Health
  • Colleen Blumenthal, Vice Chair, Managing Director, HealthTrust, LLC
  • Diane Burfeindt, Vice President, Population Health & Housing, Presbyterian Senior Living
  • Brian Cloch, Chief Executive Officer, Attuned Care
  • Craig Cornett, President & Chief Executive Officer, CAHF
  • Tom Haithcoat, Chief Operating Officer, CareConnect MD
  • Chuck Harry, Chief of Data & Analytics, NIC
  • Brian Jurutka, President & Chief Executive Officer, NIC
  • Amy Kaszak, President, Special Needs Plans, AllyAlign Health
  • Lynne Katzmann, President & Chief Executive Officer, Juniper Communities
  • Bill Kauffman, Senior Principal, NIC
  • Joe Kiernan, Chief Strategy Officer, Senior Vice President, Program Development, Ocean Healthcare
  • Jacquelyn Kung, Chief Executive Officer, Activated Insights, Activated Insights
  • Peter Longo, Principal & Managing Partner, Cantex Continuing Care Network
  • Andre Maksimow, Senior Vice President, Kaufman Hall
  • Mike McCurry, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Mercy Health
  • Kelsey Mellard, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Sitka
  • Joel Mendes, Vice Chair, Senior Vice President, Seniors Housing Capital Markets, JLL
  • Maria Nadelstumph, Vice President, Organizational Development & Program Excellence, Brandywine Living
  • David Nash, MD, Dean, Jefferson College of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Ann O'Shaughnessy, Managing Director, CIBC
  • John Rijos, Co-Founder & Operating Partner, Chicago Pacific Founders
  • William Shatraw, Senior Director, Operations, Remedy Partners
  • Christie Contardi Stone, Senior Vice President, Human Capital, Welltower Inc.
  • Jim Thompson, Chair, Senior Vice President, Director of Senior Housing Lending, Bank of Oklahoma
  • Michael Torgan, Principal, Wigtown Consulting Group
  • Anne Tumlinson, Founder, Anne Tumlinson Innovations
Future Leaders Council Oversight Committee
  • Allen Lynch, Partner, Nixon Peabody
  • Chuck Harry, Chief of Research & Analytics, NIC
  • Mike Jones, Chief Financial Officer, HealthTrust
  • Bob Kramer, Founder & Strategic Advisor, NIC
  • Doug Lessard, Chief Operating Officer, Belmont Village Senior Living
  • Judy Marczewski, Chief Financial Officer, One Eighty
  • Kevin McMeen, President, MidCap Financial
Governance & Nominating Committee
  • Jack Callison, Chair, Chief Executive Officer, Enlivant
  • Steven Insoft, Chief Corporate Development Officer, Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc.
  • Brian Jurutka, President & Chief Executive Officer, NIC, Staff Contact
  • Robert Kramer, Founder & Strategic Advisor, NIC
  • Jim Seymour, Senior Managing Director, Healthcare Real Estate, Capital One Commercial Banking
Audit Committee
  • Jack Callison, Chief Executive Officer, Enlivant
  • Tim Fox, Chair, Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer, Senior Resource Group
  • Imran Javaid, Managing Director, BMO Harris Bank
  • Brian Jurutka, President & Chief Executive Officer, NIC, Staff Contact
Compensation Committee
  • Brian Beckwith, Chief Executive Officer, Formation Capital, LLC
  • Brian Jurutka, President & Chief Executive Officer, NIC, Staff Contact
  • Carolyn Nazdin, Senior Vice President, KeyBank Real Estate Capital
  • Kurt Read, Chair, Principal, RSF Partners
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