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Who We Are

At Senior Living Locators we have a personalized approach to placement for seniors who are looking for their new home. For their family, we take the stress, anxiety, and guesswork out of having to decide which assisted living community is the most appropriate fit for your loved one. We provide clients with all the information they need to make an informed decision.

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Why Own a Senior Living Locators?

Meet Our Founders

MATT STALEY

Matt Staley
Co-Founder and CEO

About the Founder

Matt has been a physical therapist for 21 years working primarily with the geriatric population. Matt is a Geriatric Certified Specialist with a passion for helping people maintain their independent lifestyle. Through personal and professional experiences, Matt has seen firsthand the stress and anxiety that comes with having to make the difficult decision to place a loved one in an assisted living community.

As a physical therapist, his expertise was often sought out when having to decide which community would be the right fit. He has spent the majority of his professional career practicing in assisted living communities, and Matt has a unique advantage of knowing what each community has to offer regarding the needs of our clients. Clients and their families were always so grateful that Matt was able to help them navigate this difficult decision. That is when he decided to shift career focus to helping clients and their families find the living accommodations that best fits the needs of their loved ones.

Audrey Staley
Co-Founder and CMO/COO

About the Founder

Audrey serves as Transition Specialist in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky markets. Audrey’s background is in occupational therapy and she has a passion for helping seniors maintain an independent lifestyle. One way of doing this is matching them with communities that can best meet their needs, not only in the present but in the future as well. When she was a treating therapist, Audrey worked with the geriatric population in both a skilled and home health setting.

She has treated patients in most of the assisted living communities locally and this gives her a unique perspective of where her clients will best be cared for. Placing a loved one into a community is stressful and can be confusing. Audrey takes pride in walking my clients throughout the entire process from start to finish. Clients know they can reach out to her and she is always available to help them with their questions.

Audrey shares, “I enjoy taking the guesswork out of placement and being there for clients eliminating their stress and making them feel comfortable.”

Meet Our Leadership Team

LISA WILLIAMS

Lisa Williams
Transition Specialist

Lexington and Eastern Kentucky Region

About the Leader

With a degree in Business Administration and Sales & Marketing Lisa started her career in a skilled nursing home setting. She has worked with the geriatric population for over 27 years. While it was very rewarding to bring a patient into the facility and watch the patient get stronger every day by working with therapy and nursing towards their goals something was missing as everyone is not always safe to return home. It can be tough to have a conversation with a loved one who desperately wants their loved one home discuss what happens if the loved one cannot go home.

After 19 years of working in a skilled nursing home setting she decided to switch journeys on her career path. With Senior Living Locators not only does she get the opportunity to explain to families the different levels of care with senior retirement communities she works right beside the family to try and help determine “which” communities would be the best fit for them based on their care needs, geographical location and budget. We also factor in the following: are they a smoker, do they have pets, are they claustrophobic, or afraid of heights? She works directly with the patient and family so there is no confusion between what they want or need.

Lisa says, “I love what I do as it’s the best feeling knowing you have given a family all options available for their loved one. Once they move in I make it a priority to go visit them to see how they are doing on their new journey of life.”

JILL RANKIN

Jill Rankin
Transition Specialist

Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati Region

About the Leader

Jill’s background is in Physical Therapy and she been working with the senior community for over 18 years. Jill has ample experience in the skilled nursing and home health settings. She has always had a passion for helping people and working for Senior Living Locators allows her to continue that role. Jill has extensive experience working with clients, assessing their needs, and making recommendations based on these findings.

Facilitating the highest level of independence is her priority, as well as ensuring clients have their needs met. Jill assists in guiding clients through the difficult task of finding a senior living community for them or their loved one, with the goal of making it a simple and smooth process.

Jill shares, “I value my relationships with clients and look forward to helping them during this transition.”

Our Philosophy

With a basis in servant leadership, as a franchise owner, you lead your marketing and sales team to help clients in your territory, and you assist seniors find a new home in a senior living community that is right for them.

We become the experts in the senior placement field, a trusted resource in the community, and make a positive impact every day.

Our Core Values

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History & Growth

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November 2019

Launch of the business! Senior Living Locators is in operation for the first time.

March 2020

Setback due to COVID-19 – but back on track the second half of the year.

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May 2021

Senior Living Locators becomes a dedicated leader in the Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky market.

January 2022

Added a full-time Account Executive for the Lexington, Kentucky market.

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May 2022

Addition of another full-time Account Executive for the Louisville, Kentucky market.

April 2023

Launch into franchising!

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July 2023

Ownership opportunities become available.