Kim Lody joined Capital Senior Living as President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2019. Her more than 25 years of experience in clinical and commercial health care settings includes leadership positions in medical devices, healthcare services, and complex regulatory and payor environments. Prior to joining Capital Senior Living, Ms. Lody served as President of GN Hearing North America, where she led seven consecutive years of above-market growth and expansion across multiple channels and brands. Prior to GN Hearing, Ms. Lody served as VP Marketing and then President, US Chronic Care at Coloplast from 2009-2011. From 2004-2009, she served as an independent consultant, providing interim leadership to companies in healthcare, consumer products, and insurance services. Ms. Lody served as Chief Operating Officer of Senior Home Care from 2003-2004, as Chief Marketing Officer of Gentiva Health Services from 1997-2003, and as VP Managed Care Programs for Apria Healthcare from 1994-1997. Ms. Lody received a BS in Business from Hiram College and an MBA in Finance from Wake Forest University.
Carey Hendrickson joined the Company as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in May 2014. From 2010 through 2014, he served as the Senior Vice President/Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Belo Corp., a television company that owned and operated network-affiliated television stations and their associated websites ("Belo"). Prior to serving in such capacity, Mr. Hendrickson served Belo in various roles including Senior Vice President/Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President/Human Resources, Vice President/Investor Relations and Corporate Communications, and Vice President/Strategic & Financial Planning. He began his career with KPMG LLP and was the Director of Financial Planning for Republic Financial Services before joining Belo in 1992. Mr. Hendrickson received a BBA in Accounting from Baylor University and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Texas in Arlington.
Brandon Ribar joined the Company as Chief Operating Officer in September of 2019, with more than 15 years of experience in the senior living industry. Prior to joining Capital Senior Living, Mr. Ribar served as Senior Vice President of Operations at Golden Living, where he oversaw 305 skilled nursing and assisted living centers across 21 states encompassing 20,000 employees. Prior to his work at Golden Living, he served as Vice President of Healthcare Investments at Fillmore Capital Partners where he was responsible for sourcing, underwriting, negotiation and closing all healthcare investments totaling $3.9B in assets under management. Mr. Ribar received a BS in Operations Management Information Systems from Santa Clara University.
Mike Fryar joined the Company as Chief Revenue Officer in February of 2019. His 20 years of experience focusing on brands in complex, multi-channel environments includes leadership positions in medical device and marketing agency settings, with the majority of his career focused in senior healthcare. Prior to joining Capital Senior Living, Mr. Fryar served as Vice President of GN Hearing North America, where he was part of a leadership team that sparked seven consecutive years of above-market growth and expansion accross multiple channels and brands. Prior to GN Hearing, Mr. Fryar served as Senior Director, Marketing at Starkey Hearing Technologies from 2006-2012. From 1998-2006, he served as an account director at marketing agency Colle VcVoy, specializing in digital and traditional marketing, advertising and public relations. Mr. Fryar brings a strong experience in business planning, brand managment, customer experience, marketing, product positioning and sales strategy to Capital Senior Living. Mr. Fryar received a BA in Communications Studies with a minor in Economics Management from Gustavas Adolphus College.
Jeremy Falke joined the Company as Senior Vice President — Human Resources. Mr. Falke held various positions within Tenet Healthcare Corporation from November 2004 to February 2018, serving most recently as the Vice President, Talent, Culture and Performance Systems in Dallas. In this role, he was responsible for all talent planning, development, and cultural programming and transformation for an organization with over 75 acute-care hospitals and 450 outpatient facilities, employing more than 125,000 people. Prior to this role, Mr. Falke served as the Senior Director, Strategic Operations, Analytics and Reporting in Dallas and as the Chief Human Resources Officer for Creighton University Medical Center, which was then owned by Tenet in Omaha, Nebraska. Mr. Falke receive a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Phoenix in Scottsdale, and a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Management from the University of Nebraska in Omaha.
David Brickman is currently the Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of the Company. He served as Vice President and General Counsel of the Company and its predecessors since July 1992 and has served as Secretary of the Company since May 2007. From 1989 to 1992, Mr. Brickman served as in-house counsel with LifeCo Travel Management Company, a corporation that provided travel services to U.S. corporations. Mr. Brickman earned a Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina and a Master in Health Administration from Duke University. He currently serves on the Board of Advisors for the Southern Methodist University Corporate Counsel Symposium. He is also a member of the National Center for Assisted Living In-house Counsel Roundtable Task Force, as well as the Long-Term Care Risk Legal Forum. Mr. Brickman has either practiced law or performed in-house counsel functions for 30 years.
David Beathard, Sr. is currently the Senior Vice President — Operations of the Company. He served as Vice President – Operations of the Company and its predecessors from August 1996 to June 2013. Mr. Beathard joined Life Care Services Corporation in 1977 where he served in various roles including Vice President and Director of Operations Management. From 1992 to 1996, he owned and operated a consulting firm, which provided operational, marketing, and feasibility advice regarding senior housing communities. Mr. Beathard has served as an Advisory Board Member of the Texas Assisted Living Association. He earned a BA degree from Miami University where he also attended graduate school with a focus in business administration. Mr. Beathard has been active in the operational, sales and marketing, and construction oversight aspects of senior housing for 43 years.
Jeffrey Cellucci joined the Company as Vice President — Operations in May 2018. Prior to joining the Company, Jeff spent 9 years with Kindred Healthcare where he most recently served as Division Vice President. Jeff was responsible for overseeing the operations and strategic planning of 9 LTAC Hospitals. He also led integration efforts for Kindred's post-acute care service lines in North Texas which included Home Health, Hospice and Rehab. Mr. Cellucci held a variety of other leadership roles with Kindred Hospitals including Hospital CEO and District Chief Operating Officer across the Midwest and Northeast. Jeff received his Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University. Jeff is currently the Board President for the American Lung Association in North Texas and previously served as a Board Trustee for the DFW Hospital Council. Jeff was also selected to the 2018 class of the Texas Hospital Association Leadership Fellows Program.
Carole Burnell served as the Regional Operations Manager in the Dallas Region for Capital Senior Living from January 2004 to March 2019. Ms. Burnell has over 22 years of senior living industry experience and has held a variety of leadership roles during that time. She started her career as an Executive Director with Assisted Living Concepts, and has since served in both large publicly traded and small privately held senior living companies with multi-community oversight responsibilities. She earned a BBA degree with a concentration in Accounting from West Texas A&M University.
Gloria Holland has served as Vice President — Finance of the Company since June 2004. From 2001 to 2004, Ms. Holland served as Assistant Treasurer and a corporate officer for Aurum Technology, Inc., a privately held company that provided technology and outsourcing to community banks. From 1996 to 2001, Gloria held positions in Corporate Finance and Treasury at Brinker International, an owner and operator of casual dining restaurants. From 1989 to 1996, Gloria was a Vice President in the Corporate Banking division of NationsBank and predecessor banks. Gloria received a BBA in Finance from the University of Mississippi in 1989.
Robert Hollister, a Certified Public Accountant, has served as Property Controller for the Company and its predecessors since April 1992. From 1985 to 1992, Mr. Hollister was Chief Financial Officer and Controller of Kavanaugh Securities, Inc., a National Association of Securities Dealers broker dealer. Robert is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.