Business and Professional
November 6, 2014
Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), parent company of The Buckingham senior living community, has named Susan Carter to the SQLC board of directors.
Charles B. Brewer, CEO and President of SQLC, made the announcement, adding Carter's expertise would contribute to the organization's solid commitment to community outreach and providing quality care for seniors across Texas and Indiana.
"Susan has an outstanding reputation for leading nonprofits to the next level," Brewer said. "As SQLC is a nonprofit, Susan's leadership and experience will fit right into our mission as we expand to help more seniors enjoy their golden years."
Carter currently serves as CEO of the Arthritis Foundation's South Central Region. In her role, she oversees the operations, fundraising, and mission programs to help more than 5.5 million people, including 30,000 children, diagnosed with arthritis in the region.
Prior to leading the Arthritis Foundation, Carter served as a founding employee of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world's largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists. Carter built the Komen communications and brand marketing department from one person to an award-winning team of media relations, creative and digital communication experts. She also held numerous leadership positions throughout her tenure.
Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC) is a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization that sponsors and operates the life care communities of The Buckingham (Houston), Edgemere (Dallas), The Stayton at Museum Way (Fort Worth), Querencia at Barton Creek (Austin), Mirador (Corpus Christi), and The Barrington of Carmel (Indianapolis). For further information, visit www.sqlc.org, or call (214) 623-6101.
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Image 1: Susan Carter