President, CA Senior Living
Ben Burke, President of Senior Living, oversees the implementation and execution of the senior living investment process. In this capacity, Ben focuses on project sourcing by identifying underserved markets/submarkets, site acquisition, contract negotiation, proforma and budget creation, operator selection and oversight, and strategic vision of the platform to maximize investor return.
Prior to joining CA, Ben was the Vice President of Development & Investor Relations at Spectrum Retirement Communities. While at Spectrum, he was directly involved in the development of 20 communities (~2,300 units) across nine states. Product types included independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Through these developments, Spectrum’s portfolio grew from ~1,700 units to ~4,000 units.
Prior to joining Spectrum, Ben held positions with Archstone-Smith and CWCapital. Ben graduated from the University of Denver with a BSBA in Real Estate.
Chief Financial Officer, CA Senior Living
Teri Carone serves as Chief Financial Officer of CA Senior Living and CA International, with oversight for all corporate and property level accounting, financial reporting, investor reporting and budgeting/forecasting.
Prior to joining CA, Teri was Senior Vice President at Equity International where she led the accounting, treasury and financial reporting activities for over $2 billion in assets under management during her 14 years with the company. During her time there, Teri built a fully integrated accounting function, led currency risk management for all investment transactions, managed the investment valuation committee and guided emerging market portfolio companies in developing best practices and institutional quality reporting.
Teri has 19 years of accounting and finance experience working for companies such as the David Lewis Company, Deutsche Bank/RREEF and McDonald’s Corporation. She started her career as a real estate auditor with Ernst and Young. Teri graduated from DePaul University with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Senior Vice President, Investments
Justin Dickinson, Vice President Investments, is responsible for sourcing, underwriting and processing seniors housing real estate transactions. Justin works closely with capital partners to negotiate legal documents, secure debt/equity commitments, and close transactions.
Prior to joining Janko Group. Justin held positions with Janko Group, MedCraft, and Welltower (NYSE: WELL).
Justin graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree.
Senior Vice President, Asset Management
Andrew Agins serves as Senior Vice President of Asset Management for CA’s senior living platform. Andrew is responsible for executing asset strategy, evaluating investment performance, managing dispositions, and communicating with capital partners.
Prior to joining CA Ventures, Andrew was a Vice President at MUFG Union Bank in the Real Estate Institutional Markets Group.
Andrew holds a BA in Economics from Washington University in St. Louis and an MBA from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.