Barbara Pandolfo

Senior Living Consultant
P: 920-996-1173


Barb has extensive experience helping organizations strengthen their competitive position. She works with assisted living and senior living providers to provide guidance on enhancing occupancy, recruiting and coaching strong team members, developing quality improvement initiatives, creating dynamic dining programs, designing and leading memory care programs, and more.

As a partner in her clients’ success, Barb’s focus on continuous improvement drives individual and business success. Her ultimate goal is to work with clients to build a cohesive, collaborative and well-trained team that delivers on their promise to employees and residents alike.

Prior to joining Schenck, Barb served as executive director at Touchmark on West Prospect, where she was responsible for community management operations while leading and developing a 150-member multifunctional team. She also has significant senior leadership experience in operations and marketing.


  • Strengthened internal team and created a mission- and values-driven environment to achieve position as the premier retirement community in the market and employer of choice
  • Grew facility from 60 to more than 150 team members in seven years and reduced overall turnover by half
  • Increased occupancy by 18% in 10 months, stabilized operations and positioned community for expansion
  • Reached 100% occupancy of new memory care unit and enhanced assisted living building in eight months—six months ahead of target


Silver Lake College, MS, Management & Organizational Behavior

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, BA, Spanish, Minor in Marketing


  • Chapter 83 Certified CBRF Administrator
  • Wisconsin Assisted Living Association (WALA) Diamond Program Evaluator
  • MUSIC & MEMORY® program

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