Prior to joining the team at Lakewood, Jeff Hagen served as the President/CEO of Oak Hammock at the University of Florida, a nationally recognized university-based retirement community, capping a career of more than 22 years in senior living.
Before moving to Florida, Jeff lived in Michigan where he held executive positions with several life plan communities including two campuses managed by Life Care Services. Prior to entering the senior living field, he served in leadership positions in healthcare organizations including physician management, managed care and health insurance.
Jeff is a graduate of Central Michigan University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in accounting and is a licensed nursing home administrator in Michigan.
Jeff and his wife, Pat, currently reside in Gainesville, Fla. They have two daughters, a nurse and a teacher, and two wonderful grandchildren, all living in Michigan.