Chief Operating Officer Joins Saint John’s Executive Team

 Saint John’s Communities, Inc., 1840 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, welcomes Matthew Loyd as Chief Operating Officer to its Executive Team. In this newly created role, Loyd will oversee Saint John’s reinvented Health Center, Marketing, Dining and LifeStreams wellness programming. 

Loyd brings more than two decades experience in not-for-profit senior living community leadership. Most recently, Loyd was Vice President of Health Services at Oklahoma Methodist Manor in Tulsa. An advocate of long-term care culture change, he has previously led three organizations through the transition into person-centered care environments. 

“I could not be more excited to join the team at Saint John’s on the Lake,” said Loyd. “I appreciate the long, prosperous history of Saint John’s and am excited to continue our legacy as an amazing community in which to live and work.” 

Loyd is a graduate of Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas with a BS in Communication Sciences & Disorders and a secondary major in Gerontology with emphasis in Long Term Care Administration. 

Saint John’s roots date back to 1868 when the organization was founded by the women of the Episcopal Church as shelter services. Today, Saint John’s is a vibrant, diverse, and inclusive Senior Living Community with more than 400 people calling it home throughout Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing communities and neighborhoods.