Rachel Olmsted joins Heritage Community of Kalamazoo as Chief Financial Officer

Heritage Community
3/29/2016

Kalamazoo, Michigan March 14, 2016 – Heritage Community of Kalamazoo, a leader in nonprofit senior living in West Michigan, announced today the appointment of Rachel Olmsted as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Olmsted joins Heritage Community of Kalamazoo from Beacon Hills at Eastgate, located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where she was Finance Director. Olmsted brings with her an extensive background in public accounting, strategic planning, and the auditing of non-profits, schools, and government entities.

"We couldn't be more thrilled to welcome Rachel to Heritage Community where she will undoubtedly make a positive impact in the lives of our senior residents, families, and staff," said Jay Prince, President and CEO of Heritage Community. "I am impressed with Rachel's expertise, creativity, and commitment to serving mission driven nonprofits."

Rachel Olmsted has over 12 years of executive leadership experience in the senior living industry. Olmsted is a graduate of Western Michigan University, with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and is also a licensed Certified Public Accountant.

In her free time, Olmsted enjoys traveling and exploring new places with her husband, Jess. She also enjoys immersing herself in the vibrant city life, and regularly attends musical, theatrical, cultural, and sporting events.

About Heritage Community of Kalamazoo

Heritage Community of Kalamazoo is a vibrant senior living community of older adults that is rooted in a 70-year tradition of generations caring for one another. Over the years, Heritage Community has grown to include seven communities designed to meet the vastly different needs of Kalamazoo's adults: Wyndham Apartments, Heritage Hills, Directors Hall, Wyndham West, Amber Way, Amber Place, and The Harold and Grace Upjohn Care and Rehabilitation Center.

Operated by a volunteer Board of Directors, Heritage Community of Kalamazoo is the oldest and only locally governed nonprofit Michigan senior housing community in Kalamazoo. Today, Heritage Community of Kalamazoo continues to be an innovator in customer-focused care for older adults.

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