Linda Joel

New President & CEO

The Board of Directors Is Proud to Present Linda Joel

Nationwide Search Results in New LindenGrove Communities CEO

Linda Joel, FACHE, has begun as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of LindenGrove Communities. A native of west Michigan, Linda has spent much of her career leading healthcare services in the greater Grand Rapids area, most recently as the Vice President of Operations for Spectrum Health Continuing Care. Linda has held executive leadership positions in senior care organizations and integrated health systems, including responsibility for post-acute operations, rehabilitation services, regional business development and clinical integration.

Linda earned her Bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and her Master’s degree from Western Michigan University. She completed a 12-month residency program at the University of Michigan focused on healthcare leadership, earning the distinction of board certification in Healthcare Management as a Fellow of the American College of Health Executives (FACHE). She holds a Michigan nursing home administrator license and is a certified hospice and palliative care administrator. Linda and her husband Richard have relocated to the Waukesha County area, along with their two-year-old Brittany Spaniel. They have two grown sons, David and Ryan, who live in Toronto and Grand Rapids respectively.

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