Baltimore, Md. (PRWEB) March 18, 2010
Remedi SeniorCare, the nation’s seventh largest long-term care pharmacy, today announced the appointment of Kathleen Chagnon as general counsel.
In her new role, Chagnon will lead all legal, regulatory and compliance affairs for Remedi SeniorCare.
“I am extremely pleased to have someone of Kathleen’s caliber lead our legal and compliance initiatives and guide Remedi SeniorCare as our business grows and evolves,” says Michael Bronfein, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. “Kathleen is a highly regarded legal executive with deep experience and knowledge in corporate and transactional law and regulatory compliance. Her leadership will enable Remedi SeniorCare to expertly navigate a rapidly changing regulatory environment and manage legal and compliance risk for our company and our customers.”
Chagnon previously held senior positions in Fortune 150 companies, including serving as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for American International Group (AIG), Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Constellation Energy Group and Vice President and Corporate Group General Counsel of The St. Paul Companies Inc. In addition to her corporate background, she has extensive private practice experience, including as a partner at DLA Piper LLP and Saul Ewing LLP, and as an associate at Hogan & Hartson and O’Melveny & Myers. Throughout her career, Chagnon’s legal practice has included international trade, corporate compliance and risk management, corporate governance and corporate transactional work.
A classical music enthusiast, Chagnon has served on the board of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra since 2004 and currently provides corporate governance and legal guidance as an executive officer and corporate secretary of the organization. She previously served as a board member of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in St. Paul, Minn.
Chagnon received her J.D. from Columbia University Law School with a concentration in international law and a bachelor of arts from Stanford University with Honors.
About Remedi SeniorCare
Remedi SeniorCare, a long-term care pharmacy, transforms the way long-term care organizations manage and deliver medications for their residents. Growing from two established long-term care pharmacy operations, Remedi SeniorCare brings a unique understanding of the needs of long-term care nurses and administrators. The company provides reliable and accurate pharmacy delivery, innovative technology, deep expertise and high-touch service to guide facilities through the complex landscape of pharmaceutical care. Currently operating four pharmacies serving eight states and over 22,000 residents, Remedi SeniorCare helps long-term care facilities advance outstanding care, medication safety and financial strength. http://www.remedirx.com
About Sterling Partners
Sterling Partners, the sponsoring investor in Remedi SeniorCare is a leading private equity firm with over 25 years of experience partnering with entrepreneurs to build market-leading businesses and generate superior returns. With approximately $4 billion of assets under management, Sterling invests growth capital in industries with positive, long-term trends and provides ongoing support to management through a dedicated team of industry veterans, operators, strategy experts and human capital professionals. Sterling Partners is a leader in education, healthcare and business services and is co-headquartered in Chicago and Baltimore. For more information, please visit http://www.sterlingpartners.com.