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Welcome to the American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA). Created in 1991, ASHA represents the interests of more than 500 companies involved in the finance, development and operation of the full spectrum of housing and services for seniors – including independent living, assisted living, memory care, and continuing care (or life plan) communities. ASHA primarily focuses on legislative and regulatory advocacy, research, and educational opportunities and networking for senior living executives.
In addition to authoritative rankings of the largest 50 U.S. owners and largest 50 U.S. operators, this year’s ASHA 50 includes features on the forthcoming Where You Live Matters website refresh, profiles of four ASHA Rising Leaders (Amy McNeilly of Phoenix Senior Living, Alison Rosenblum of Duane Morris, Mizuki Sata-Berkeland of Kisco Senior Living, and […]Read more about 2023 ASHA 50
Michelle Kelly, Senior Vice President of National Health Investors, has been named the Chair of ASHA’s Public Policy Committee. Michelle has been a member of the Public Policy Committee since 2015, a member of the Chairman’s Circle since 2016, and has worked closely with ASHA’s legislative team for several years. She has over 16 years […]Read more about Michelle Kelly to Chair ASHA Public Policy Committee
The ASHA Executive Board met on January 25, 2023 and elected the following individuals to serve on the Executive Board: Lori Alford, Chief Operating Officer, Avanti Senior Living; Tim Gary, Chief Executive Officer, Galerie Living; Stephanie Harris, Chief Executive Officer, Arrow Senior Living; and Joe Jedlowski, Chairman & CEO, Distinctive Living. The Executive Board also […]Read more about New ASHA Executive Board Members