Stephen provides leadership and oversight of clinical services for Gardant communities.
He helps communities maintain regulatory compliance, and his strong analytical skills are an asset to evaluating overall clinical operations and supporting community staff as they provide a positive experience for residents.
As the Vice President of Clinical Services and Compliance, Stephen brings more than 20 years of healthcare experience. He also has extensive experience in government relations and risk management. He enforced state and federal regulations while working as an administrator for the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Stephen serves as a member of the American Health Care Association Survey & Regulatory Committee and the Argentum Clinical Quality Executive Roundtable. Stephen is a lifelong learner and is always looking for an opportunity to grow.
He earned an MBA in healthcare management and attained his nursing degree from the University of Northern Michigan.