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Look Who’s Coming to Environments for Aging!

Keynote Speakers:

  • Margaret Wylde, President & CEO, ProMatura Group, LLC
  • Dodd Kattman, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Partner, Morrison Kattman Menze, Inc., Architecture Planning Interiors
    Thomas M. Esselman, President and CEO, Institute for the Ages
    D. Scott Crabtree, President and CEO, Broadway Services, Inc., Lambeth House
  • Nancy McPherson, State Director, AARP Louisiana 

Session Speakers:

  • Laurie Placinski, IIDA, LEED AP, EDAC, Interior Project Designer, Progressive AE
    Lon l. Morrisoon, Ra, Healthcare Practice Leader, Progressive AE
  • Lorraine G. Hiatt, PhD, Environmental Gerontologist, Planning, Research and Design Consultation
    Ron Blitch, FAIA, FACHA, President, Blitch Knevel Architects
  • Susan Wright, AIA, LEED AP, Architect, Gruzen Samton—IBI Group Architects
    Dorothy Kern, Licensed Real Estate Broker & NYS Realtor, Managing Director of Real Estate, Selfhelp Community Services
  • Andrew Alden, MArch, Studio Director, Eppstein Uhen Architects
  • Jane Rohde, AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, AAHID, Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.
    Jerry Smith, FASLA, EDAC, LEED AP, Owner/Principal, SMITH | GreenHealth Consulting, LLC
  • Julie Bessant Pelech, BES, C. Gerontology, MA, Consulting Gerontologist, Bessant Pelech Associates, Inc.
    Sandra B. Harris, S. Harris Interiors
  • Debra Harris, PhD, AAHID, RID, CEO, RAD Consultants
    Laura Bauer, RID, LEED AP BD+C, Director of Innovation, RAD Consultants
  • Brad Boal, Senior Associate, Noelker and Hull Associates, Inc.
    Rodney Fenstermacher, Corporate Director of Construction, Noelker and Hull Associates, Inc.
    Jeff Sturla, Vice President of Preconstruction, Benchmark Construction Company, Inc.
  • Debbie Gregory, RN, BSN, Senior Clinical Consultant, Smith, Seckman, Reid, Inc.
    Thompson Brown, RCCD, Senior Communciations Consultant, Smith, Seckman, Reid, Inc.
  • Tahseen Hussain, EDAC, BArch, MS Arch, Architectural Designer and Research Consultant, TAH Construction, LLC
  • Susan Frazier, BSN, MA, Chief Operating Officer, The Green House Project
    Robert Simonetti, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Project Architect, SWBR Architects
  • Lena Smith, PhD, COO/Clinical Director, Retreat Healthcare
  • Robert A. (Skip) Yauger, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, Principal, Gresham Smith and Partners
    Susan Ponder-Stansel, President and CEO, Community Hospice of Northeast Florida
    Penny Houchens, IIDA, LEED AP, Senior Interior Design, Gresham Smith and Partners
  • Roberta Null, PhD, author, President, Common Place Design
    Joy Potthoff, Ed.D, Interior Design Professor, Bowling Green State University
    Ruby Trow, Professor Emeritus, Foods and Nutritional Sciences and teacher/educator in vocational and technical education at Cal Poly Pomona
    Debra Eilering, Assoc., AIA Architect, Eilering Architecture
  • Michael David White, EDAC, LC, LEED AP, Senior Lighting Designer, Schuler Shook
  • Heidi Dahle, AIA, EDAC, LEED AP, MArch, MS Health Design, Project Architect, Worn Jerabek Architects, PC
    Todd Wiltse, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, Chicago Registered Energy Professional, Associate Partner, Worn Jerabek Architects, PC
  • James M. Warner, FAIA, JSAl Architects Interiors Planners
    Sharon Fisher, former Vice President Business Development Sunbridge/Genesis
  • Joyce Polhamus, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Vice President, SmithGroupJJR
    Jim Biggs, Managing Director, Honghui Senior Living Management Consulting Co.,Ltd
  • James Lin, DO, MS (MedEd), Geriatric Medicine Specialist, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Institute for Successful Aging at Millcreek Manor
    Michael McKay, AIA, ACHE, LEED AP, Senior Architect, ERDMAN
  • Michael Hanley, AIA, LEED AP, Associate, Gensler
    Rod Vickroy, Associate IIDA, RID, LEED AP, Health and Wellness Practice Area Leader, Gensler
  • Juliet Holt Klinger, BSW, MA, Director of Dementia Care and Programs, Brookdale Senior Living
    Laura Busalacchi, IIDA, Director of Interior Services, Brookdale Senior Living
    Jack York, BS, CEO and Co-Founder, It's Never 2 Late
  • Jocelyn Martin, Director of Business Development, Creative Construction Solutions
    Kimberly Nobbs Evans, Principal, Prajna Partners LLC
  • Christa Hojlo, PhD, RN, NHA, Director, VA Community Living Centers, Department of Veterans Affairs
    Mollie R. West, MHA, FACHE, Health System Specialist, Facilities Planning Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Construction and Facilities Management
    Robert Simonetti, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Project Architect, SWBR Architects
    J. David Hoglund, FAIA, President, Perkins Eastman
  • Elizabeth (Betsy) Brawley, AAHID, IIDA, CID, Healthcare Interior Designer, President, Design Concepts Unlimited
    Jane Rohde, AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, AAHID, Principal, JSF Associates, Inc. 
  • Kerrie Ramsdell, MS, LOTR, Occupational Therapist, Assistant Professor of Clinical Occupational Therapy, LSUHSC
  • Eric McRoberts, AIA, AIA Design for Aging Knowledge Community, Partner, RLPS Architects
    Vassar Byrd, CEO, Rose Villa Senior Living Community
    Craig Witz, Principal, Witz Company
  • Joe Zody, AIA, NCARB, Senior Living Leader, DLR Group
    Donald Horkey, PE, LEED AP, Principal Mechanical Engineer, DLR Group Cynthia McDonald, Special Services Director, Draper & Associates
    Ken Kite, AIA, Senior Architect, THW Design
    Shean Atkins, Director of Community Partnerships, Atlanta Housing Authority
  • Russell McLaughlin, AIA, Senior Associate, AG Architecture
    Amy Carpenter, AIA LEED BD+C, Architect, AG Architecture
  • Christian Feldkircher
    Michael Schmieder, founder, “Care-oasis,” Director of Sonnweid
  • Vicki Nelson, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP, Vice President, Diekema Hamann
    Valerie Wright, LEED, Director of Interior Design, Diekema Hamann Architecture
  • Zachary Benedict, AIA, LEED AP, Partner, Morrison Kattman Menze, Inc.
  • Richard Mazuch, BSc (Arch), Registered ARB and RIBA, Director of Design Research and Innovation, Nightingale IBI
  • Rob Pfauth, AIA, NCARB, Principal, Senior Project Manager Living Environments, Eppstein Uhen Architects
    Jeffrey Anderzhon, FAIA, Senior Planner/ Design Architect, Eppstein Uhen Architects
  • Amy Carpenter, AIA, LEED BD+C, Principal, Lenhardt Rodgers Architecture + Interiors
    Addie Abushousheh, PhD, EDAC, Executive Director, Association for Households International (AHHI)
  • Jane Rohde, AIA, FIIDA, ACHA, AAHID, Principal, JSR Associates, Inc.
  • Patricia D. Malick, AAHID, EDAC, Principal and Practice Area Leader, Interior Design, Array Architects.
  • Kent Doss, LGB, Studio Director
  • Jon Sell, Senior Architectural Design Array Architects
  • Lorissa MacAllister, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, EDAC, President and Founder, Enviah
    William "Mac" Beckner, MIS,Senior Director,Center for Health Information Technology and Data Management, Samueli Institute
  • Amy Pothier, ARIDO, IDC, LEED Green Associate, Intern Interior Designer, Accessibility Specialist, Quadrangle Architects Limited
  • Barbara Murphy, Director of Marketing, 7500 York Cooperative
    Lyn A. Berglund, ASID, CID, Director of Interior Design, Mohagan/Hansen Architectural Group
  • Tim Swanson, MArch, BA, Architect and Urbanist, Cannon Design
    Zhe Wang, PhD, RA, EDAC, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Researcher and Architect, Cannon Design
  • Margaret Calkins, PhD, CAPS, EDAC, Board Chair, IDEAS Institute
    Robert Mayer, PhD, President, IDEAS Institute

Don't miss this opportunity to gain inspiration through a gathering of like-minded, forward-thinking individuals instrumental in the creation of future living environments for the aging. Join us April 6-9 in New Orleans, LA!