Our Team

Quality is currency in healthcare, and our team is driven to achieve, sustain, and continually improve it.

Blake F. Church, MBA

Managing Director, Founding Member

Leader. Ardent. Highly focused, motivated and experienced, with a history of demonstrated achievements contributing to superior corporate performance through expert alignment of financial initiatives and operational goals with stakeholder objectives. Consistent track record of significant and planned achievements in multi-state operations management, corporate finance, syndications, asset management, start up, organizational behavior, real estate development and process improvement with collaborative relationships.

Most recently, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer (dual role), responsible for 60 SNFs, 11 ALs, 3,500 residents, 4,500 associates; w/ operations in WI, MI, MN, ND; $320 MM annual run rate.

Jason B. Reese

Managing Director

Leader. Passionate and detail oriented with sustained successes across the senior living sector. Three decades of experience which were built from the bottom up. Beginning as a dietary assistant, then serving in various clinical rolls, and advancing to executive level positions within both public and private companies created unique skills. Ancillary activities included both small and large acquisitions, ground up expansions and de novo.

Most recently, Member, President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for 43 SNF/AL/IL, 3,000 residents, 3,500 associates; with operations in OH, MI, WI and KY; and ancillary entities with $250 MM annual run rate.

James C. Palculict

Chief Operating Officer

Leader. Driven developer of people and processes to achieve exceptional operational results. Passionate motivator, detailed operator with vision for quality through collaboration and innovation. Ground up experience with start up entities including complete build of corporate and support office systems and staff.

Most recently, serving as President and Vice President of Pharmacy Operations, responsible for 5,000 SNF/AL beds with 4,400 residents, 5,000 associates; w/ operations in MS, LA, AL, MO, IL, TN and GA; $350 MM annual run rate.

Pam Reese, RN

SVP Resident Services

Leader. Nurse. Educator. An engaging public speaker and author having a special interest in the care of people and loved ones impacted by Alzheimer’s and dementia. Developer of a habilitative approach to addressing care needs. 25 years of executive and ownership experience directing clinical operations in the acute, post acute and senior housing settings.

Most recently, Member and Chief Clinical Officer, responsible for 43 SNF/AL/IL, 3,000 residents, 3,500 associates; with operations in OH, MI, WI and KY; $230 MM annual run rate.

James Ferkany, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Leader. Coach. Mentor. Process oriented finance, accounting and tax professional. Motivated by developing sustainable and highly effective teams and processes. 35 years of finance, tax and accounting experience with privately held senior living and post acute care companies with a blend of public and industry accounting. Consistent achievement with M&A, multi-state operations, affiliated real estate companies, start-up, benefits plans, treasury/cash management, and financial reporting.

Most recently, Tax Director and Corporate Secretary, responsible for 29 SNF/AL/IL, 2,000 residents, 2,400 associates; with operations in OH, MI, WI and KY; $150 MM annual run rate.