SOUTHFIELD, Mich. — Plante Moran Living Forward (PMLF), the senior living development consulting branch of Plante Moran Cresa and an affiliated entity of Plante Moran, has promoted Eric Dumont to senior vice president.
Based in Southfield, PMLF offers strategic planning, feasibility, development advisory and operations consulting services to senior living communities across the country.
“Facing flagging occupancy and mounting competition, communities everywhere are taking a closer look at their service mix and strategic vision to reimagine themselves and better appeal to their prospective consumers,” says Dana Wollschlager, partner and practice leader of PMLF. “Eric, as PMLF’s lead relationship manager in Michigan and an experienced owner’s representative, is exceptional at helping clients identify what kind of project will allow them to achieve their specific goals, engage the right team to make it happen, and oversee the development process so the project is a success.”
Dumont joined the senior living development team from the independent real estate consulting firm Plante Moran Cresa, where he was involved with the senior living, healthcare, commercial, industrial, retail, municipal and education construction industries. He has a bachelor’s degree in industrial technology management and business administration from Central Michigan University.