Melissa Cosentino Executive Director

About Melissa Cosentino


Melissa has a passionate heart for advancing the well-being of older adults and their families. She has proven herself as a visionary executive and dynamic leader who has developed exceptional teams and engaging programs to inspire a better quality of life for a most deserving segment of our population. Her bachelor's degree in Health Services Management concentrating in long term care, and her master's in Social Work focused in mental health and gerontology were obtained with the goal of improving the senior living industry.

From a young age Melissa has dreamt of living in a culture where society embraces inclusion and values aging, where intergenerational connections and sharing inspiring stories and wisdom are part of our everyday lives. To show older adults that they're loved, appreciated, respected, and celebrated. Melissa’s specialties include community operations management, culture change, strategic planning, hospitality, technological innovation, & crisis intervention.

Melissa is excited and proud to join Solera Senior Living to share her enthusiasm and growth mindset by leading a compassionate, quality team who will embrace, serve, and elevate the senior living experience for the residents at Trulee Evanston.