WHO WE ARE

Leadership

Our founders and leaders are dedicated to West Health’s mission of lowering healthcare costs and enabling seniors to successfully age in place with access to high-quality, affordable health and support services that preserve and protect their dignity, quality of life and independence.

Our Founders


Gary and Mary West are successful entrepreneurs and pioneering philanthropists with a commitment to transforming the healthcare experience to make successful aging a reality for all of America’s seniors.

See their Story

West Health Leadership Team

Shelley Lyford

President and Chief Executive Officer, West Health, Gary and Mary West Foundation and the West Health Institute
Board Member, Gary and Mary West Foundation

Timothy A. Lash, MBA

Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President
President, West Health Policy Center

Diana Campau, MBA

Vice President, Communications and Public Relations

Zia Agha, MD

Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President

Bill Earley, Esq.

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel

Jon Zifferblatt, MD, MBA

Vice President, Strategy and Successful Aging

West Health Institute Board of Directors

Gary West

Chairman & Founder

Charles Sederstrom

Board Member

West Health Policy Center Board of Directors

Gary West

Chairman & Founder

Gary and Mary West Foundation Board of Directors

Gary West

Chairman & Founder

Mary West

Board Member & Founder

Shelley Lyford

President and Chief Executive Officer, West Health, Gary and Mary West Foundation and the West Health Institute
Board Member, Gary and Mary West Foundation

Marc Harper

Board Member