Katie Potter leads a team of progressive, purpose-driven professionals on a mission to enrich and inspire the journey of life for older adults, one experience at a time. She became President and CEO of AlerisLife on Jan. 1, 2019. She also serves as Senior Vice President of The RMR Group (Nasdaq: RMR), an alternative asset manager with more than $32 billion in total assets under management as of Dec. 31, 2020. Under Katie’s leadership, AlerisLife’s rehabilitation and wellness services division, Ageility, has transformed into a growing fitness and lifestyle brand for older adults that is grounded in clinical excellence. Prior to becoming CEO, she served as AlerisLife’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel. Before joining AlerisLife in 2012, she practiced law in Boston at Sullivan & Worcester LLP and Burns & Levinson LLP, where she focused on corporate law, including securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and other transactional matters. After earning a BA in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland at College Park, Katie went on to receive a JD from Syracuse University College of Law and a Master of Laws in Banking and Financial Law from Boston University Law School.
Year appointed: 2019