Integrace Fairhaven’s new chief, Burkholder

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Integrace Fairhaven’s new chief, Burkholder

“Philip Burkholder just joined the team at Integrace Fairhaven in Sykesville as its new executive director this May. He has more than 10 years of executive leadership experience in the senior housing industry, and oversees the day-to-day operations at Fairhaven as well as design and implement strategic plans for the organization.

“Burkholder came from York, Pennsylvania, where he spent more than eight years with the United Zion Retirement Community in Lititz, serving first as executive director and then as CEO. He also held previous leadership positions with Ware Presbyterian Village in Oxford, Pennsylvania and Garden Spot Village in New Holland, Pennsylvania.

“’Having the opportunity to serve at Integrace Fairhaven is truly an honor, as the community offers both a well-established history blended with innovative and forward-thinking services that are so needed and desired today,’ Burkholder said. ‘I am so glad to be a part of the Integrace team, and I’m inspired to carry on Fairhaven’s great legacy while furthering the organization’s mission to create amazing communities.’

“Said Jackie Harris, Integrace President and CEO: ‘Philip is well respected in our region and our industry, and his history demonstrates that he shares Integrace’s passion for creating vibrant, innovative communities where older adults desire to live. Our colleagues and residents are honored to welcome him to Fairhaven.’”

The Times caught up with Burkholder to ask him about his new gig.

Click here to read the Q&A with Burkholder in the Carroll County Times.

Click here to read a PDF of the Q&A with Burkholder in the Carroll County Times.