Executive Director Leadership Institute (EDLI)

Sept. 26-27, 2018 | Embassy Suites Alexandria | Room Mason AB

In its sixth year, the EDLI helps executive directors develop their skills in mission critical areas such as operations management, leadership, human resources, sales and marketing, clinical oversight, risk management, and more. EDLI is sponsored by:

Develop and Advance Excellence in Senior Living

2-Day Program

is designed to give you actionable takeaways that can help you become a more effective leader.

Earn 10.5

NAB-approved Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) for participating.

Seats are Limited

and participation is restricted to executive directors currently employed at independent living, assisted living, CCRC, and memory care communities.

Speaker Highlight


Joel Goldman

Senior Partner, Hanson Bridgett
What are the areas of greatest risk vulnerability in senior living communities? What are “realistic expectations,” and how might they impact risk management? Discover the answers in the "Covering Your Assets: Risk Management Principles" session.

Maria Nadelstumph

VP of Org. Dev. & Program Excellence, Brandywine Living
As leaders, we must continually improve our services. Join the "Innovation Dialogues: Think. Create. Share." session to participate in an interactive discussion on innovation in senior living.

Mark Woodka

CEO, OnShift
A recent Argentum report found that the senior living industry will need 1.2 million employees by the year 2025. The "Developing Your Community’s Workforce" session will delve into best practices for hiring, training, and retaining the top talent needed to staff senior living communities.

Jennifer Saxman

Chief Strategy Officer, Bild & Company
The blending of Real Estate and Healthcare is a unique and ever evolving business model. In the "Creating a Superior Sales Culture" session, Jennifer will share five strategies used to strengthen your role as an Executive Director and in turn, the business you manage.

Margaret Wylde

Founder & CEO, ProMatura Group, LLC
The "Great Expectations: Keeping up With Evolving Customers" session will focus on the changes in customers and how management and sales counselors can stay ahead of these trends to improve sales in your company.

Executive Directors are registered from:

Watch and see why you can’t miss the Executive Director Leadership Institute!

“EDLI is 100% focused on the executive directors, who are the heart of our organization, and so to give back to them, to give them the resources, is one of the most amazing things that I’m able to do with Argentum.”

- Tana Gall, CEO, Blue Harbor Senior Living

Executive Director Leadership Institute | Alexandria, VA | Sept. 26-27, 2018