Board Election Bio – Jason Tjaden

Jason Tjaden is the Administrator and CEO of Clarence Senior Living in Clarence, Iowa, where he oversees the Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Independent Living, and outpatient therapy clinic.  Jason been a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator since 2004 and a Certified Assisted Living Manager since 2012.

Jason has been the Treasurer of the Southeast District for several years and is a graduate of the inaugural class of the IHCA leadership academy.  He has also participated in AHCA’s congressional briefing. During his time in Clarence the facility has maintained a 5 Star CMS rating, continued regulatory success, and undergone two expansion projects.  Clarence was the recipient of AHCA’s Silver Quality Award in 2016 under his tenure.

Jason lives in Clarence with his family and enjoys farming when he is not working.