Our Residents Are Looking Even Better.

We're proud launch our new video, which tells the story of the joy, connection, and safety continuing at our communities through recent challenging times.

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Dedicated to Serve

ECS serves people of all beliefs, faiths, and economic means. We are committed to creating forward-thinking concepts that help seniors live inspired lives at the best retirement communities in Southern California.

Our mission

From our Life Plan communities, working with our partners within the neighborhoods they reside, to developing senior housing for those in need, our Mission and Values shape the work we do every day, so:

  • Residents feel proud of where and how they live.
  • Families trust in the homes and services we provide for their loved ones.
  • Our Team is inspired in their roles.
  • Our communities are connected to the place they call home.

Meet our team

ECS Leadership

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James S. Rothrock

President & CEO

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Charlie Rahilly

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Sharon Pewtress

Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

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Krista Nay

Vice President of Sales & Marketing

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Stacie Ocampo

Vice President of Human Resources

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Maleakhi Adi

Director of Information Technology

Tyra Sherman


Dave Hone

Executive Director, The Canterbury

Cash Benton

Executive Director, The Covington

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David Weidert

Executive Director, MonteCedro

Denise Gotto

Executive Director, Twelve Oaks

ECS Board of Directors

Headshot of Robert Long

Robert Long

Headshot of Gwen Whitson

Gwen Whitson

Headshot of Cathy May

Cathy May

Board Chair

Tim Hartley

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Joyce Huyett Turner

Jack Lantz

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Gabriel Mendham Chuck

Headshot of Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan

Resident Board Member

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Jane Schlegel

Resident Board Member

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Karen Gee McAuley

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