Executive Director, Kristie Larsen, MSL, NHA, PHR, CASP
Kristie Larsen, MSL, NHA, PHR, CASP, CDP
Having been raised on an Iowa farm, Kristie relocated to Arizona in 1984. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Management from Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ in 2003 and a Master of Science in Leadership from Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ in 2011.
Kristie is a Certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR), a Certified Aging Service Professional (CASP) and an Assisted Housing Manager. She was also licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator (NHA) in July 2007 and an Assisted Living Manager in 2008.
Kristie has served the Christian Care Companies in various capacities since 1987 including Chief Human Resource Officer and Nursing Home Administrator, currently serving as the Executive Director in Historic Mesa since 2013.
Kristie has served as a member of the Covenant Health Network (CHN) Ethics Committee and served three years on the LeadingAge Arizona Board of Directors. She is currently serving on the LeadingAge Arizona Foundation Board of Directors. She was appointed by the Arizona Governor to serve on the Arizona Board of Examiners of Nursing Care Institution Administrators and Assisted Living Facility Managers (NCIA/ALFM) from 2010 to 2012.
Kristie and her husband George enjoy their grandchildren. Their church home is the Hi-Way Southern Baptist Church, Mesa, AZ.