Our Team

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Senior Leadership Team


Aaron Koelsch

President & CEO

Aaron Koelsch is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Koelsch Communities. With over 30 years of senior living experience, Mr. Koelsch was inspired to build a company whose common purpose is to create happiness in the lives of its residents and their families by providing an unmatched living experience.

Eva  Arant

Chief Operating Officer

Eva joined Koelsch Communities in 2008, bringing a natural drive for team building and a commitment to providing Koelsch Communities with operational leadership and business acuity. By utilizing her experience, industry insights, and relationship-building skills, Eva leads Koelsch Communities with purpose and unity. 

Michelle Baker

Vice President of Operations

Benjamin Surmi

Director of Education and Culture

Chase Salyers

Director of Marketing and Operational Support

Joel August

Director of Culinary Services

Colin Bossio

Chief Financial Officer

Flora Allen

Treasury Manager

Brent Salyers

Director of Asset Management