Board of Directors

PALA thanks all of our Board of Directors for their dedicated service and time commitment in ensuring that Personal Care Homes and Assisted Living Residences are being represented throughout the Commonwealth.  It is through these individuals’ service that PALA continues to serve our membership.

Christine Horn

Board President

Horst Senior Care
Vice President Operations

Matt Buchanan

Board Treasurer

Legend Senior Living
Executive Vice President

Julie Alakson

Board Secretary

UPMC Senior Communities
Regional Director of Independent Living

Tim Coughlin

Board Past President

LifeServices Assisted Living

Gail Bergman

Board Member

Brookdale Senior Living
District Director of Clinical Services

Ann Coda

Board Member

Discovery Senior Living
Corporate Director of Memory Care - Compliance

Angie Conklin

Board Member

Merrill Gardens
Vice President of Operations

Barbara Dickens

Board Member

Atria Senior Living
Assistant General Counsel, Operation

Mary Ann Parisse

Board Member

Philadelphia Protestant Homes
Vice President Residential Living and Personal Care

Bobby Petras

Board Member

Priority Life Care
COO & Owner

Diana Ponterio

Board Member

Country Meadows Retirement Communities
Sr. Vice President of Operations & Regulatory Compliance

Lisa Sikes

Board Member

Cardinal Senior Management
Chief Operating Officer

Dana Wright

Board Member

Five Star Senior Living
Sr. Regional Director of Operations

Ian Yannuzzi

Board Member

Brandywine Living
Senior Executive Director

Kerri Zwolak

Board Member

Sunrise Senior Living
Regional Director of Operations

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