Waverly Senior Services, Waverly Heights, and Waverly Care is served by a volunteer Board of Trustees comprised of men and women with demonstrated experience and expertise in many professions, including: finance, law, insurance, medicine, education, construction, real estate, and human resources. Approximately one-third of the trustees are residents of Waverly Heights ensuring that residents have input in the highest area of governance of the community. The Board of Trustees is dedicated to ensuring that Waverly Heights provides the highest quality programs, services and amenities for senior living.

Steven D. Kirkpatrick, Chair

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee – Chair
Waverly Heights, Trustee – Chair
Waverly Care, Trustee – Chair

  • Executive Vice President and Chief Integration Officer
    of Intealth (The Educational Commission for Foreign Medical
    Graduates, ECFMG, and its Foundation Advancement
    of International Medical Education/Research, FAIMER).
  • Former Director of Finance, Main Line Healthcare.
  • Former Senior Vice President, Montgomery HealthcareSystem/Einstein Physicians – Montgomery.
  • Former Senior Audit Manager, Ernst & Young.

Anne N. Conroy, Vice-Chair

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee – Vice Chair

Waverly Care, Trustee

  • Former Vice President, Waverly Heights’ Residents’ Association.
  • Former President and CEO of the Dutchess County Economic Development Corporation (DCEDC).
  • Former Executive Director of the Dutchess County Industrial Development Agency (DCIDA).
  • Former Board of Directors of the New York State Economic Development Council and the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation.
  • Former Trustee, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, NY.
  • Former Member of Planning Board, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Ambassador Katherine Shirley, Vice-Chair

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee

Wavery Heights, Trustee – Vice-Chair

  • Former American Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Senegal, United States Foreign Service.
  • Former Deputy Coordinator for Counter-Terrorism, Department of State, Washington, D.C.
  • Former American Consul General, Palermo, Italy.
  • Trustee, Connecticut Chapter of The Nature Conservancy.
  • Member, Planning and Zoning Commission, Stonington, CT.

Richard E. Bauer

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee
Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Former Board Chairman, Waverly Heights’ Board of Trustees.
  • Former Chairman and CEO, Philanthropic Mutual Life & Insurance Companies and National Safety Life Insurance Company.
  • Former Board member and Executive Officer of Columbian Financial Group.
  • Former Senior Officer, PNC Bank.
  • Former Director, Fox Chase Bank.
  • Former Board Chairman, Wellness Council of the Delaware Valley.
  • Former Board Chairman, Life Insurers Council.

Kenneth Lewis Brier

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • President, Mountbatten Holdings, LLC.
  • Former Chairman and President, Sealord LLC, Villanova, PA.
  • Member, The Cosmos Club, Washington D.C.
  • Board of Directors, Hoxie Harrison Smith Foundation.
  • Former Board of Directors, The Haverford School, Haverford, PA.
  • Former Board of Trustees, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ.
  • Former Board of Trustees, Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA.
  • Former Board of Trustees, Lankenau Hospital Foundation, Wynnewood, PA.
  • Retired Colonel, United States Army.

Lillian N. Cassel Ph.D.

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Ph.D. Villanova University, Department of Computing Sciences, Current Professor; Former Department Chair.
  • Past Chair, ABET Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC).
  • Past Chair, ACM Special Interest Group in Computer Science Education; Current Data Science curriculum development.

Eleanor Davis

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Former Board Secretary, Waverly Heights.
  • Retired Nurse Anesthetist, Temple University Hospital.
  • BSN University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
  • Trustee: University of the Arts, Philadelphia.
  • Trustee: Community Volunteers in Medicine, West Chester.
  • Advisory Board: University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
  • Advisory Board: Horizons Program at the Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School.

Donald R. Fleischer

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee

  • Former Board Vice Chairman of Waverly Heights, Ltd.
  • Former Board Vice Chairman and Pension Committee Chairman.
  • Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).
  • Actuary and Former Principal, Towers, Perrin, Forster & Crosby, Inc.

Andrea Gilbert

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee
Waverly Heights, Trustee
Waverly Care, Trustee

  • Former President of Bryn Mawr Hospital.
  • Former Director of Bryn Mawr Trust Bank Corporation.
  • Former CEO of City Avenue Hospital, Philadelphia.

William Y. Giles

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Chairman Emeritus of the Philadelphia Phillies.
  • Veterans’ Committee of baseball’s Hall of Fame.
  • Former President, Boy Scouts of America.
  • Former President, Corporate Alliance for Drug Education.
  • Former Board Member, Philadelphia Convention and Tourism Bureau.
  • Former Board Member, Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.
  • Former Board Member, Philadelphia Sports Congress.
  • Former Board Member, Police Athletic League.
  • Former Board Member, The Salvation Army.

Carol M. Gray

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee

Waverly Care, Trustee

  • Retired Sr. Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, Saint-Gobain North America (Malvern, PA).
  • Former Associate Fox Rothschild LLP (Philadelphia, PA).

C. William Hanson, III, MD

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Chief Medical Information Officer and Vice President of Penn Medicine.
  • Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Surgery and Internal Medicine.
  • Professor of Computer and Information Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.
  • Penn Medicine Physician.
  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine and Critical Care.
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Medical School.
  • Stanford University Medical Center Residency.
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Residency and Fellowship.

David B. MacGregor

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Principal, Co-Chair, Energy & Utilities Practice Group, Post & Schell P.C.
  • Board of Trustees, Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church, Retired Elder.
  • Former Secretary and Member of Board of Governors, Merion Golf Club.
  • Former Member Executive Committee, Orpheus Club of Philadelphia.
  • Former Member of Board of Director, Wheels.

Edwin B. Mahoney

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • President, E. B. Mahoney Builders, Inc.
  • Former Board Chairman, Waverly Heights.
  • Chairman, Agnes Irwin Building and Grounds Committee.
  • Committee Chairman and Trustee, National Association of Home Builders.
  • Board Member, Williamson Trade School and Elk Mountain Ski Area.

Lauren M. Massimo, PhD, CRNP

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and School of Medicine, Neurology.
  • Nurse Practitioner, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center Department of Neurology.
  • Preceptor, Translational Neuroimaging in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, University of Pennsylvania.
  • Co-Director, University of Pennsylvania Frontotemporal Degeneration Center.
  • Executive Committee Member, Individualized Care for At-Risk Older Adults, University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing.
  • Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Institute on Aging.

John McLaughlin

Waverly Care, Trustee

  • Founder and Executive Director, ERM Exchange & The Audit Exchange, LLC.  Provides Enterprise Risk Management (“ERM”), internal auditing, Sarbanes-Oxley, Service Organization Control (“SOC) 1 and 2 readiness, forensic investigations, and other governance, risk and controls (“GRC”) services.
  • Former Partner with several international accounting firms leading regional or national risk advisory practices.
  • Former Internal Audit Director, Aramark Corporation.
  • Served as an expert in matters relating to internal auditing and internal control before the United States District Court.

Elizabeth P. Mclean

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • The Library Company, Emeritus Trustee, Past President.
  • Independent Publications, Inc., Emeritus Member Advisory Board of Managers.
  • The Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania, Executive Committee.
  • Barnes Arboretum Faculty.

Howard L. Meyers

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee

  • Retired Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, LLP, former Firm Managing Partner, Philadelphia Office Managing Partner and Finance and Audit Committee Chair.
  • Former Director and Executive Committee Member, The William Penn Foundation.
  • Former Director and General Counsel, Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia.
  • Former Board Chair and Director, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
  • Former Board Chair and Director, Committee of Seventy.
  • Former Board Member, National Association of Corporate Directors, Philadelphia Chapter.
  • Emeritus Board Member, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, University of Delaware.

Allan L. Rayfield

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • 20 years of Manufacturing and Management experience with General Electric, including Chairman of the Board of GE do Brazil, San Paolo, Brazil.
  • Former Executive Vice President and Member of the Board, GTE Corporation, Stamford, Connecticut.
  • Former Chief Executive and Member of the Board of M/A Com, Lowell, Massachusetts.
  • Former outside independent Director on Corporate Boards of several public companies including Parker Hannifin Corp, Cleveland, Ohio; Acme Steel, Chicago, Illinois; and Arch Wireless, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Former Partner Forstman-Rayfield, New York, New York.

Robert L. Robinson

Waverly Senior Services, Trustee

  • Former Senior Vice President and Chief Counsel Litigation and Insurance Law, CIGNA.
  • Former Senior Vice President and Officer for Insurance Company of North America.
  • Connecticut General Life Insurance and CIGNA Reinsurance Company.
  • Former Director for Philadelphia Reinsurance Corp.
  • Former Counsel and Managing Attorney for Xerox Corp.

Emory H. Woodard IV, PhD

Waverly Heights, Trustee

  • Dean of Graduate Studies, Villanova University, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Villanova University.
  • Chair of the Institutional Review Board, Villanova University.
  • Former Media Studies Coordinator, Villanova University.
  • Founding Committee Member of the Waterhouse Family Institute.
  • Member of the Council of Graduate Schools.
  • Member of the National Communication Association.
  • Member of the International Communication Association.