CEO Summit 2022 — Corporate Partners

We thank all of our corporate partners for their support. 

Concordia Plans

Concordia Plans exists to provide ministries and workers with health, retirement and disability benefits that align with our Christian faith and values. As a non-profit partner of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod community that brings together thousands of ministries of all sizes, Concordia Plans is able to offer affordable, quality benefits, as well as business solutions that free up ministries to focus on spreading the Word of God.

ELCA Mission Investment Fund

The Mission Investment Fund is a ministry of the ELCA with faith and finance at its core. A source of financing to ELCA congregations and ministries. A vehicle for ELCA congregations, ministries and individuals to invest in the work of our church.

Forefront Healthcare

We are the only culinary and support services company dedicated to serving communities across the continuum of lifecare, senior living and healthcare. We were founded by a proven leadership team who have recognized that healthcare leaders lacked an innovative option in culinary and support service partners. The market has been limited to large, multinational, “big box” companies and a handful of non-specialized regional companies. We are a fresh, alternative solution. Forefront is a privately held, American owned company prepared to serve clients nationwide. We are committed to exceptional customer service, utilizing the latest evidence-based practices and innovative technology to compete on performance and value.

Immanuel

An integrity-driven, compassionate organization who live their mission of Christ-Centered Service to Seniors, Each Other and the Community. Proud to be a regional senior living, care and services provider and to be living true to that mission since 1887.

Providing a comprehensive selection of retirement solutions—ranging from independent living to assisted living, long-term care and innovative home-based support—empower seniors to live a lifestyle of freedom, dignity, independence and safety.

The Immanuel Difference creates unforgettable experiences that empower each person to build deep-rooted friendships, experience remarkable adventures, explore new talents and make everlasting memories—to thrive with purpose in mind, body and spirit.

iN2L

As the provider of the leading engagement and social connection platform for seniors, iN2L has been enriching the lives of older adults since 1999. A critical part of the experience in more than 3,700 nursing homes, assisted and independent living communities, CCRCs, life plan communities, memory care settings, adult day programs, and most recently, for older adults living at home, iN2L creates possibilities, enjoyment, and connection for hundreds of thousands of seniors. iN2L’s expansive content library promotes wellness, empowerment, and engagement among older adults and is the foundation for activities that facilitate social interaction, cognitive and physical exercise and therapy, education, reminiscing, areas of interest, and memory support engagement.

Johnson, Kendall & Johnson

Johnson, Kendall & Johnson (JKJ) is a private, independent, employee owned insurance brokerage, risk management, employee benefit, and financial services firm that was established in 1959. JKJ offers a combination of personalized service, safety and risk management, claim consulting and innovative program design to support our clients. JKJ is licensed in and transacts business in all 50 states, with access to the major insurance markets.

Lutheran Church Extension Fund

LCEF, a non-profit organization, has served as the financial extension of the LCMS since 1978, offering funding and resources to LCMS congregations, schools and rostered church workers through investment support of LCMS members. The mission of Lutheran Church Extension Fund is to support The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod by ensuring that financial resources and related services are available now and in the future. Discover more by visiting lcef.org.

Portico Benefit Services

Portico Benefit Services (Portico), a ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), is a non-profit provider of health and retirement benefits with related services solely designed to help plan members of the ELCA and other faith-based organizations live and serve well throughout their ministry and their lives. A changing environment and evolving member needs have brought strategic change to Portico’s design and delivery of products and services in recent years.

Simply Connect

Simply Connect is a comprehensive care management solution that combines technology and services to optimize patient health and keep them in the most independent setting possible. The solution makes patient data accessible to each patient and their care team via a secure, mobile Personal Health Record (PHR) to streamline communication, prevent expensive emergency utilization and improve the quality of care. Our services enable organizations across states to provide patients with medication therapy services, genomics testing, non-emergency medical transportation, TeleHeath services and more that improve outcomes and reduce the overall cost of care. Simply Connect is headquartered in Minnesota.

Twin Lakes Community 

As a non-profit built on Christian values, we celebrate the progression of life and dignity of the individual by empowering all members of our community to live, work and serve to their fullest potential. Twin Lakes began as a legacy of the family of Wade G. and Agnes Coble. The local church formed Lutheran Retirement Ministries of Alamance County, NC and began the mission which became Twin Lakes Community. Twin Lakes first opened its doors in April 1983 with Coble Healthcare, three apartment buildings and ten cottages. By all measures our mission has been successful. Twin Lakes has served thousands of residents and family members from throughout the United States and has grown to include a campus of over 500 independent living residents, in addition to our residents in other levels of care. Twin Lakes encompasses Independent Living, Assisted Living, Healthcare and Rehabilitation and Memory Care residences.

 United Healthcare

At UnitedHealthcare, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we are working to create a system that is connected, aligned and more affordable for all involved; one that delivers high quality care, responsive to the needs of each person and the communities in which they live. With connections to more than 1.3 million physicians and care professionals and 6,200+ hospitals and care facilities across the globe, we can collaborate in new ways to improve patient care while providing customizable and comprehensive solutions in any market place, anywhere.

Ziegler 

Ziegler is one of the nation’s leading underwriters of financing for not-for-profit senior living & care providers. Ziegler offers creative, tailored solutions to its senior living clients, including investment banking, financial risk management, merger and acquisition services, seed capital, FHA/HUD, capital and strategic planning, sponsorship transitions, as well as senior living research, education and communication.