Sunrise’s Jason Malone Wins CALA’s Outstanding Executive Director Award!
The California Assisted Living Association (CALA) recently announced that Jason Malone, executive director at Sunrise of Beverly Hills, CA, will receive the organization’s prestigious Outstanding Executive Director award at their Fall Conference & Trade Show in Rancho Mirage. Recipients of this award are chosen based on their commitment to providing outstanding, quality care and service to residents in assisted living communities.
Jason is recognized for his perfect balance between team player and leader during his 11-year tenure as executive director. He inspires those at his community with his leadership skills, and makes his team’s needs a top priority. Known for his humility, openness and compassion, Jason is respected by team members, residents and families. It is not uncommon for him to attend celebratory meals and team building activities, both of which he encourages his whole team to attend. Any challenges that he may face are handled with grace and dignity. At the same time, he is open to feedback and growth opportunities, contributing to a high-performing community. Thanks to his expertise, over 15 executive directors have now been trained firsthand by Jason in his effective leadership style.
Some of Jason’s success as an executive director can be contributed toward his emphasis on the exchange of open feedback. He speaks with a purpose and tailors all discussions to be solution-oriented, leading to engaged team members. In fact, his team raised over $26,000 through their Walk to End Alzheimer’s fundraising efforts last year and are on track to raise of $35,000 this year! Jason’s heart for service and helping others truly makes him deserving of this esteemed recognition.
We couldn’t be more proud to call Jason a Sunrise team member! On behalf of the Sunrise family, Jason, #SunriseThanksYou!