Mark Vanderbeck

J. Mark Vanderbeck has been named the chief executive officer of ACTS Retirement-Life Communities, the nation’s largest not-for-profit continuing care retirement community organization.

With 30 years of experience in executive management in the senior living industry, Vanderbeck joined ACTS in 1998. Since then, he has served in multiple leadership positions — most recently as the executive vice president of operations. Prior to joining ACTS, he held executive director and administrator roles at various CCRCs and served leadership positions at LeadingAge Florida, LeadingAge Pennsylvania and the national LeadingAge organization.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Bloomsburg State University and completed his post-graduate studies in healthcare administration at the University of South Florida.