General Manager - San Fernando-Ventura
Lawrence Walker is General Manager for VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. In this role, he oversees VITAS’ San Fernando-Ventura program operations, develops and expands business potential and represents VITAS in the community. He brings more than 20 years of healthcare management experience to this role.
Prior to joining VITAS, Lawrence served as Vice President of Sales for Silverado Senior Living in Irvine, California. Before that, he served as Regional Director of Business Development for HCR Manor Care-Heartland Hospice in Atlanta, Georgia. While he lived in Georgia, Lawrence worked for Sava Senior Care Consulting as Senior Regional Sales Manager in Atlanta. Earlier in his career, Lawrence worked as Director of Business Development and Market Intelligence for Universal Health Services in Laurel Heights Hospital.
Lawrence earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from Faulkner University in Montgomery, Alabama. He earned a Master’s Degree in Health Administration from Troy University in Troy, Alabama. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.