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Ben Gilchrist

Ben Gilchrist

Ben Gilchrist has served as CEO and Executive Director of Southminster since 2019. With over 20 years of extensive leadership experience in the senior living industry, he has held positions with non-profit retirement communities, as well as for-profit skilled nursing pr.providers

Beginning his career in the for-profit nursing home sector, Ben learned all aspects of direct
patient care and developed methods to efficiently deliver high-quality services. During his
transition to the non-profit sector, his experience spanned from community-based services with HUD housing properties, a senior center, a certifed home health agency, to administration of large CCRC campuses.