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    Querencia at Barton Creek Names Mike Barron as New Board Member

    Querencia at Barton Creek senior living community has named Mike Barron to the board of directors.

    Nate Weyand, Executive Director of Querencia, made the announcement, adding that Barron’s expertise would contribute to the organization’s solid commitment to challenge the industry standard and to raise the bar across all levels of development and operation.

    “Mike brings a wealth of knowledge in finance and information technology to our board,” Weyand said. “He has a proven track record of success, and I am certain he will bring the same level of skill and commitment to our board that he has to his professional endeavors.”

    Barron brings more than 40 years of varied professional financial, management and information technology experience, including serving as the Deputy State Treasurer for Texas, and the CFO of the Texas Teachers’ Retirement System. Barron currently serves as Senior Vice President and CFO for Texas Mutual Insurance Company.

    Prior to joining Texas Mutual, Barron also spent 12 years in public accounting with two national CPA firms. Barron holds a BBA degree in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin and did his post-graduate work in finance and business management at St. Edward’s University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Certificate in Data Processing.


    Querencia at Barton Creek is a premier life care senior living resort located at Barton Creek Boulevard and Chalk Knoll Drive in Austin, Texas, less than a mile from Barton Creek Resort & Club. The 400,000 square-foot senior living resort features 167 independent living residences, including 10 villas, on 38 acres. Residences are available in one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans ranging in size from 830 square feet to more than 2,200 square feet. The Plaza at Querencia features assisted living apartment homes in one- and two-bedroom designs, memory support suites, private nursing rooms for long-term care, and Medicare-certified private suites for short-term rehabilitation.

    Querencia at Barton Creek is 501(c)3 not-for-profit senior living community sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that sponsors sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, The Buckingham in Houston, Mirador in Corpus Christi, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, and The Barrington of Carmel in Indianapolis. For information, visit www.QuerenciaBartonCreek.com, or call (512) 610-9401.

    Photo: Mike Barron
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