1104bironSenior Managing Director of Seniors Housing, Berkadia

Mr. Biron has nearly 25 years of health care finance experience, including 16 years in various finance capacities with national nursing home operators. His extensive background in health care operations brings a unique perspective to his position as Managing Director of Lancaster Pollard Mortgage Company’s health care programs. Prior to joining Lancaster Pollard Mortgage Company, Mr. Biron was a Director at Credit Suisse within the Real Estate, Finance and Securitization Group, in which he was responsible for structuring and negotiating over $5 billion in public to private securitizations of skilled nursing and assisted living portfolios. Prior to Credit Suisse, he was Senior Vice President of Administration for Life Care Centers of America, a long-term care provider with greater then 300 facilities nationwide, Mr. Biron oversaw a $500 million bridge financing to HUD, the first of its kind in the HUD health care finance arena and numerous other responsibilities. Mr. Biron serves as a Board of Director of the National Investment Center for the Senior Housing & Care Industry (NIC) and the American Senior Housing Association (ASHA). He has spoken at the annual conferences for NIC , American Seniors Housing Association and American Health Care Association.