Stephanie is the Chief Financial Officer for Premier Senior Living. She is in charge of all financial, treasury, reporting and audit functions.
She is a CPA with over 25 years’ experience in accounting, most recently including 11 years in senior living. She oversees the financial accounting, the budgeting process, HR/MIS and directs the financial analysis and training for the company. She has broad experience in accounting process improvement, acquisition integration, department start up and training in the senior living environment. Stephanie also directs and oversees the financial aspects of evaluating, financing and acquiring new properties including due diligence, forecasts and modeling, and valuation. After new communities are brought on board she oversees and executes the integration of the accounting, technology, banking and reporting of the new property.
Stephanie’s prior experience includes 10 years with Emeritus Senior Living. While serving as a Director in Community Accounting, she oversaw and directed the full cycle accounting and reporting for 140 communities. She also reviewed staff variance analysis and P&L reports, prepared consolidations and rollups for divisional and ownership structures, and was instrumental in driving the month-end closing process down to eight business days. As the Director for Revenue Accounting and Business Office Training, Stephanie established, directed and oversaw centralized revenue accounting and business office training for 475-plus assisted living communities. She also prepared and analyzed departmental budgets and oversaw, developed and executed the training for the simultaneous integration of 180 new communities during 2010. Prior to Emeritus, Stephanie was the Controller for the Boxlight Corporation and also served as an Senior Auditor for Arthur Young & Company (now Ernst & Young)
Stephanie graduated Magna Cum Laude with her B.A. in Accounting from Midwestern State University and is a licensed CPA.