Gery Yearout, Vice President, Affordable Housing for Episcopal Senior Communities and Executive Director of Lytton Gardens Senior Communities: Ms. Yearout has more than 30 years in healthcare administration. She joined Lytton Gardens in 1996 and oversees the company and directs the operations in the assisted living and residential services. Since 2007, she has also served as the Vice President of Affordable Housing for Episcopal Senior Communities, overseeing their 3 HUD properties. Immediately, prior to Lytton, she served for five years as a regional administrator for a large East Coast rehabilitation hospital and healthcare company, running five sites. Her primary duties were operations and new development. Earlier in her career she worked in Early Intervention where she helped develop a national model of state and federally supported services for children 0-3 years old. Ms. Yearout has a bachelor of Science degree from Connecticut College and completed her Ph.D. (abd) both at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and at New York University. She is also licensed as a Physical Therapist and an RCFE Administrator. She has authored multiple articles and is a frequent speaker on healthcare issues.