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Pathway to Living has added Shea Krause and Alex Germain-Robin to its executive team

Pathway to Living Adds to Leadership Team 

Chicago-based Pathway to Living, the seniors housing arm of Waterton, has made two high-level additions to its leadership team. Alex Germain-Robin will join the firm as VP of operations and Shea Krause returns as VP of sales and marketing. Both will report to Jeff Floyd, who joined the firm as SVP, senior living operations earlier this year. 

“Both Alex and Shea bring a wealth of team-building, coaching and mentoring experience complemented by strong sales acumen,” said Floyd. “Their combined experience and commitment to providing impeccable service is directly aligned with our Viva! Culture and operations philosophy and we are confident that they will be valuable additions to our executive team.” 

Krause returns to Pathway to Living, having served briefly as regional director of sales in 2019. Before rejoining, she was director of sales at Discovery Senior Living.  Previously, Germain-Robin was regional director of operations at Discovery Senior Living. 


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