Scottsdale, AZ. — Cadence Living announces that Jonathan Ellis has joined the management team of Cadence Living as Vice President of Operations in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Jonathan will have principal responsibility for the operations for Cadence’s portfolio of five communities in Maryland and Virginia. Jonathan has over 19 years of experience in senior living operations. Prior to joining Cadence, Jonathan held regional operational roles with HHHunt/Spring Arbor Senior Living, Meridian Senior Living, and Five Star Senior Living with responsibility over Maryland and Virginia. Jonathan has also held multiple Executive Director roles with Sunrise Senior Living. “Cadence is committed to being a strong operator in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States,” stated Cadence Principal Rob Leinbach. “With investments in Jonathan Ellis and Matthew Owens and their particular experience in the Mid-Atlantic Region, we believe Cadence has a strong foundation for future success in the region.”

Cadence Living owns and/or operates communities throughout the “Southern Smile” states from the West Coast along the South to the Mid-Atlantic. What sets Cadence apart is the company’s devoted approach to creating healthy, vibrant communities that offer residents exceptional independent living, assisted living and memory care lifestyle options. The name “Cadence” underlines the company’s personal philosophy that each community should aspire, create and respond to life’s natural rhythms to enliven and enrich the experience of residents. For more information on Cadence Living, visit