David J. Hegarty
President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Hegarty has been our President and Chief Operating Officer since the company was founded in 1999. Mr. Hegarty oversees all of SNH's property acquisition and disposition activities. Mr. Hegarty has held numerous positions with affiliates of SNH since 1987. Mr. Hegarty is a certified public accountant and, prior to 1987, was employed by Ernst & Young LLP.
Richard W. Siedel, Jr.
Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Siedel has been our Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer since January 2016. He previously served as the Chief Accounting Officer of Five Star Quality Care, Inc. since 2014. Prior to that, he was Controller of The RMR Group since 2013. Mr. Siedel’s former experience also includes various accounting leadership positions, including Corporate Controller at Sensata Technologies Holdings NV from 2010 to 2013 and as an auditor at Ernst & Young LLP from 2001 to 2010. Mr. Siedel is a Certified Public Accountant.
Vern D. Larkin
Director of Internal Audit
Larkin has been our Director of Internal Audit since 2012. Mr. Larkin
was employed previously by Five Star Quality Care, Inc. as Vice
President, General Counsel and Secretary. Prior to that, Mr. Larkin
practiced law at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
specializing in corporate securities, merger and acquisitions, corporate
governance and other transactional matters for more than 12 years.
Jennifer B. Clark
Ms. Clark has been our Secretary since 2008. Ms. Clark supervises legal affairs affecting SNH. Prior to 1999, Ms. Clark was a Partner at the law firm of Sullivan & Worcester LLP.