WEST POINT, Pa. — Acts Retirement-Life Communities has appointed Gerald Grant as the company’s president and CEO. Grant was already serving as the interim CEO following the unexpected passing of his predecessor, Mark Vanderbeck, in May.
Grant has been with Acts for nearly 30 years, most recently serving as president and chief operating officer. Prior to that he served as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Grant is an active member of numerous senior living service groups including LeadingAge and CARF International, and is a frequent presenter at healthcare and senior living industry conferences.
Based in suburban Philadelphia, Acts Retirement-Life Communities is the largest nonprofit owner, operator and developer of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) in the United States. Acts owns 22 CCRCs in eight states throughout the east coast with a total of approximately 9,100 residents.