About + Leadership + Katie Kleinsmith

Katie Kleinsmith

Senior Vice President Senior Living

Katie oversees the growth and operational relationships for the Heartis Senior Living Brand. She brings with her a 23-year career in health care and senior living, including her most recent post as Chief Operating Officer of Remington Medical Resorts.

Before joining Caddis, Katie held a variety of senior level positions with high growth and turn around ventures including Senior Vice President at Rittenhouse Senior Living (now Artis Senior Living) where she opened her 70th senior living community. Prior to that, she was the Founder and President of Performance Improvement Partners, LLC, a full service management and consulting firm focusing in the senior living and health care fields and serving high profile clients such as Brookdale Senior Living, Sunrise Senior Living and Retirement Living Services. She also served as a strategic consultant to Elderlife Financial Services in that firms’ early years and helped secure funding for the company’s national expansion.

Katie has served on the Board of Directors for the Alzheimer’s Association and The Virginia Coalition for the Aging. She was also an appointed Member of The Virginia Governor’s Commission on Alzheimer’s Disease, and is currently a member of the Women Business Leaders for the US Health Care Industry. Katie holds a BA from George Mason University and an MA from The George Washington University.