Capital Senior Living Promotes Five to Operational Roles

DALLAS — Capital Senior Living has appointed five operationally focused professionals to new roles within the company.

Carole Burnell was promoted to vice president of operations for Capital Senior Living’s Southwest Regional Operating Center (ROC), which includes communities spanning Arizona, California and Texas. In this capacity, Burnell, who is based in Dallas, will set goals and operational directives in line with corporate objectives. Having spent 15 of her 22 years in the seniors housing space, she was most recently regional operations manager overseeing the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Rooamak (Romie) Galvan, who previously spent three years as executive director for The Waterford on Cooper community in Arlington, Texas, was appointed regional operations manager of the West Dallas/Fort Worth communities. Galvan will manage operations for eight communities. She has 25 years of industry-related experience. Galvan is based at the company’s corporate headquarters in Dallas.

Sam Payne was promoted to the post of regional operations manager of Capital Senior Living’s Mid-Cities Dallas/Ft. Worth areas, where he will lead sales and operations for the Mid-Cities Region, which encompasses nine communities. Payne has been employed with Capital Senior Living for a combined six years, most recently serving as executive director at the Meadow Lakes community in North Richland Hills, Texas. Payne will continue to be based out of that community.

In her new role as regional operations manager of East Dallas communities, Gina Nance will oversee operations at seven Capital Senior Living communities. A 13-year company veteran, Nance was promoted to this position from her long-time position as executive director at Spring Lake in Paris, Texas, from which she will continue to work.

Linda McAlister was named regional operations manager for California, Arizona and Texas communities, managing day-to-day operations of nine properties. With 15 years of experience at Capital Senior Living, and 25 in the senior community space, McAlister was most recently a regional sales manager. McAlister is based at the Walnut Creek Assisted Living & Memory Care community in Mansfield, Texas.

Dallas-based Capital Senior Living Corporation is one of the nation’s largest operators of independent living, assisted living and memory care communities, with 129 communities and nearly 12,000 residents across 23 states.