Meet The Arete Living Team

Sarah Silva

Sarah Silva

President

Sarah Silva is a leader in the healthcare industry with over 21 years of experience...

Thomas Cloutier, MS

Thomas Cloutier, MS

Chief Marketing Officer

Thomas Cloutier brings to Arete Living a rich experience in the healthcare industry.

Melanie Mooney

Melanie Mooney

VP of Asset Management & Business Development

Melanie Mooney has served with Arete Living since 2020 as the Regional Director of Operations..

Lisa Coffey

Lisa Coffey

Regional VP of Operations

Lisa Coffey brings to Arete her extensive experience in managing properties since 1990..

Ken Alexander, LNHA

Ken Alexander, LNHA

Regional Director of Operations

Ken Alexander, LNHA, holds over 15 years of leadership experience in the senior living industry...

Jennifer Svoboda

Jennifer Svoboda

Director of Standards

Jennifer Svoboda joined Arete Living in 2019 as the Director of Standards.

Lisa Kaiser, BS-HRC

Lisa Kaiser, BS-HRC

Director of Human Resources

Lisa Kaiser holds extensive experience in human resources in management. Through her career...

Teena Tarabochia

Teena Tarabochia

Director of Talent Acquisition & Onboarding

Teena has served with the organization since December 2019 when Arete Living was part of Avamere.

Ron Odermott, CPA

Ron Odermott, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Ron Odermott joined the organization in 2003 when Arete Living was...

Albert Castaneda

Albert Castaneda

Chief Development Officer

Albert Castaneda joined the Arete Living leadership team in 2022 as the Chief Development Officer...

Sara Sutherland

Sara Sutherland

Vice President of Operations

Sara Sutherland holds over 18 years of experience with Arete Living, where she has served...

Afra Mayfield

Afra Mayfield

Regional Director of Operations

Afra Mayfield has an extensive background in operations management, including rich...

Stephanie Grade

Stephanie Grade

Regional VP of Operations - Ovation

Stephanie Grade is a born and raised Nebraskan. Growing up in Crete, just about an hour...

Lindsey Bakker, CPA

Lindsey Bakker, CPA

Corporate Controller

Lindsey has served with the organization since April 2021...

Tyler Hargett

Tyler Hargett

Senior Area Finance Manager

Tyler Hargett has served with Arete for over nine years, including as director of business...