Board member since 2006
Founder, President and CEO, Balfour Senior Care, LLC dba Balfour Senior Living
Michael Schonbrun is the Founder, President and CEO of Balfour
Senior Care, LLC dba Balfour Senior living, a senior housing
development and management company based in Louisville, Colo.
Prior to founding Balfour, Mr. Schonbrun had been with Blue Cross/Blue
Shield of Colorado, the national hospice company, Vitas, and consulted
with several venture capital firms. He served National Jewish Health
from 1979 to 1991, first as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
and, starting in 1982, as President.
Mr. Schonbrun received a bachelor’s degree from Yale University and his juris doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Schonbrun served as the Board of Directors Chairman of the
Alzhheimer’s Association Rocky Mountain Chapter and is an active member
of the National Leadership Council of the Assisted Living Federation of
America. He has also served as Chairman of the Boards of the Metro
Denver Air Pollution Council, the Governor’s Economic Development
Commission of the healthcare Industry and Denver United Way Campaigns
for the healthcare industry; and on the Board of the Executive
Committee of the 1988 Colorado Winter Olympic Games Organizing
Committee, the Boulder Library Commission, the Colorado Association of
Home and Services for the Aging, and the International Medical Corps.
He served as a special healthcare advisor to three governors and
directed the state of Colorado’s nursing home licensure and certificate
of need programs.
Mr. Schonbrun is married to Susan Juroe and has three sons.