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Management team

MARK ERICKSON

MANAGING DIRECTORMARK ERICKSON

Managing Director Mark Erickson brings to Summit Vista 15+ years of experience in leading large-scale retirement communities.

Mark has helped more than 20,000 older adults across the country enjoy the innovative Life Plan Community lifestyle and he was instrumental in developing and managing one of the country’s largest senior living providers. During his prominent career, Mark has also helped develop senior housing and healthcare entities overseas.

KELLY ORNBERG

DIRECTOR OF SALES & MARKETINGKELLY ORNBERG

Kelly Ornberg brings 15 years of experience in senior community sales and marketing to Summit Vista. She is particularly proud that during that time she has helped thousands of older adults across the country find the retirement living option that best fits their needs.

Kelly loves what she does and is grateful for the opportunity to work with seniors, listen to them, get to know them, and match them with the right retirement living environment. Her skill and dedication have made her a trusted industry leader.

Marcus Cordova

DIRECTOR OF CULINARY ARTSMarcus Cordova

A fifth-generation Colorado native, Marcus Cordova has over 25 years of experience in the food industry. He began his career as an apprentice working under several exceptional chefs before opening his first restaurant in Monte Vista, Colorado.

Prior to joining Summit Vista, Marcus was owner and chef of a catering company, chef de cuisine in a Denver area country club, the executive chef and general manager of a specialty food market in Evergreen as well as the food and beverage director and executive chef for a large retirement community. Marcus and his wife Katherine enjoy traveling and spending time in the outdoors with their five children.

Summit Vista Team

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Investors

GARDNER COMPANY

Kem Gardner, the company’s founder, also heads one of Utah’s premier real estate design, development, and construction firms. In addition to being a highly respected businessman and community developer, Kem is also one of Utah’s most generous philanthropists.

ISTAR INC.

iStar is a fiscally strong leader in real estate investment—a publicly traded company (NYSE: STAR) with more than 20 years of history and total transaction volume exceeding $35 billion. Karl Frey, Executive Vice President of Land and Development at iStar, has played a critical role in bringing this one-of-a-kind retirement lifestyle to Utah.

SOLAMERE CAPITAL

Solamere Capital is a collection of families and influential business leaders leveraging their broad networks and industry expertise to invest strategic capital. The firm was founded by Tagg Romney, Eric Scheuermann, and Spencer Zwick, and Mitt Romney serves as Chairman of the Executive Partner Group.

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