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Richard Jacobsen
, Director, Information Technology

Executive Summary

Richard is an IT veteran with over 30 years of hands-on experience, much of it in the senior living industry. As Director of Information Technology, he is driven to maintain best-in-class in all technology areas, from Cloud applications and resident engagement systems to security and implementation of new technologies. As a specialist in the field, Richard holds certifications in Microsoft, IBM, Dell, HP, HIPAA, ITIL, and CJIS and keeps a close eye on industry trends, assuring that LifeStar Living is on the cutting edge of new and changing technology.

Richard has lived in Florida most of his life and understands the senior living communities he serves, and Florida’s community at large, very well. Richard says his passion is “seeing the big picture and making everything work together.”


Spearheaded the adoption of cutting-edge digital technologies

Integrated numerous software systems

Developed comprehensive IT strategies

Implemented robust cybersecurity measures

Areas of Expertise

Digital Transformation

Software Integration

Emergency Preparedness


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