At BrightSpring®, the Way We Lead is founded upon the principles of our Legacy Culture. Leadership is something that we all have opportunity to practice every day, as we help those we support live their best lives.

Jon Rousseau, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jon B. Rousseau, President and Chief Executive Officer

Jon Rousseau has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and as a member of our board of directors since September 2016. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Rousseau was an executive vice president at Kindred Healthcare, Inc. with multiple leadership roles from June 2013 – July 2016, including president of Kindred Rehabilitation Services and prior to that president of the Care Management Division and Kindred at Home, Kindred’s home health, hospice, home care and home-based primary care businesses.

Before Kindred, Mr. Rousseau held a number of senior leadership positions at other market-leading healthcare product and technology companies, including vice president of global marketing, strategy, and commercial development at Mylan, Inc. and global senior director of the continuous glucose monitoring franchise with Medtronic PLC (2006 – 2013).

For the first part of his career, Mr. Rousseau worked at Friedman Fleischer & Lowe LLC in private equity (1998 – 2005) and at Morgan Stanley in investment banking (1996 – 1998).

He received his MBA from Harvard Business School and his A.B. degree from Princeton University. We believe Mr. Rousseau’s qualifications to serve on our board of directors include his extensive executive and leadership experience in the healthcare industry and his multi-disciplinary background.

Executive Leadership Team

Jim Mattingly

Chief Financial Officer

Steve Reed

Chief Legal Officer

Rachael Kurzer-Givens, Chief Compliance Officer
Rachael Kurzer Givens

Chief Compliance Officer

Susan Sender

Chief Clinical Officer

Lisa Nalley

Chief of Staff and Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Daryn Demeritt

Senior Vice President,
Government Relations

Dr. William Mills

Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs

Jennifer Yowler


Bob Barnes

ResCare Community Living

Mike McMaude
Mike McMaude

Hospice Services

Meghan Kinnan

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Primary Care

Charles Wardrip - Chief Digital and Technology Officer
Charles Wardrip

Chief Digital and Technology Officer