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PO Box 288 | Helena, AL 35080


ALAA Mission and Governance

The Mission of ALAA is To promote and encourage excellence in every aspect of the assisted living industry in Alabama and to be an advocate for the dignity and well being of Alabama’s senior adults as well as advocate for the members of ALAA.

The commitment and purposes of ALAA shall be to:

  1. Foster quality care in Alabama assisted living facilities (hereinafter referred to as ALF);
  2. Be the leading, recognized source of information, education and advocacy for the assisted living industry;
  3. Respond promptly and responsibly to each member of ALAA and to any individual or organization seeking information or assistance related to assisted living;
  4. Educate the public and increase awareness of the assisted living industry;
  5. Promote utilization of existing ALAA programs;
  6. Provide mechanisms for communication, planning, cooperation, education and research; and,
  7. Develop, communicate and enforce a Code of Ethics for ALAA members.

The Assisted Living Association of Alabama is a non-profit 501 (c) 4 corporation dedicated to education, advocacy, and excellence in service to the seniors of our state.

ALAA is governed by a Board of Directors elected from the provider-membership. Elections are held each year at the Annual Membership meeting in conjunction with the Fall Conference.

You may join our mission by clicking here for more information. You can also download a printable membership form here.
You can download the latest copy of our ALAA Bylaws here.

Our Staff

Kelley Mitchell
Executive Director

Our Board

Nick Wilmott, Chair
Community Senior Life

Jamie Wise, Vice Chair
NHS Management

Brad Eisemann, Secretary/Treasurer
Cavalier Senior Living

Jaclyn  Gardner, Immediate Past Chairperson
Life Care Services

Beth Hurley, Education Director
Crowne Management/The Meadows

Randy Allen, Membership Director
Wesley Gardens

Mamie Mahone, At-Large Director 
St. Martin’s in the Pines

Judith Jones, At-Large Director
St. Martin’s in the Pines

Becky Ballas, At-Large Director
Legacy Senior Living

Ginger Fletcher, At-Large Director
Auburn Assisted Living

Margaret Deaton, At-Large Director
Brentwood Retirement Community