Dec 16, 2013 – Plante Moran Cresa, a fully integrated independent real estate consulting firm, announces Dana Wollschlager has joined the firm as Vice President of Consulting for the senior living sector. Ms. Wollschlager has 25 years of experience focused on development, financing, operations, management, and regulatory compliance within the senior housing industry. She will provide a full range of real estate, facility, and operations related services to clients within the senior living sector, which includes retirement, assisted living and acute care facilities.
Prior to joining Plante Moran Cresa, Ms. Wollschlager served as a regional director for housing operations for Shoreview, MN-based Ecumen since 2000. She led the organization in the expansion of both owned and managed senior housing communities as well as respositioning of skilled nursing home projects.
“Dana brings a wealth of experience in the development, repositioning, and operations of senior housing and skilled nursing facilities,” said Plante Moran Cresa President, Bill Lichwalla, “Helping our clients develop financially viable, innovative and modern communities that enrich the lives of their residents is at the core of our mission.”
Ms. Wollschlager attended the University of Minnesota and is a certified occupancy manager, residential manager, and assisted housing manager.