Senior Housing


Dale Boyles, Managing Director (Senior Housing)

Dale Boyles is responsible for directing all aspects of Alliance’s senior housing and active adult platforms, including sourcing and evaluating new opportunities, assisting with product design, and expanding the platforms across the company’s footprint. Mr. Boyles has 20 years of experience operating, developing and providing leadership in the senior housing sector. Prior to joining Alliance, Mr. Boyles was Vice President of Operations for Emeritus/Brookdale Senior Living with responsibility for 65 communities (5,000 units) in California. Mr. Boyles was also a board member for the California Assisted Living Association (CALA) where he held the positions of Treasurer and PAC chair. Mr. Boyles holds a BS in Business Marketing from San Jose State University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Paul Merage School of Business at University California Irvine.

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Marco Vakili, Managing Director (Senior Housing)

Marco Vakili oversees development and construction execution for Alliance’s senior housing projects nationwide. Bringing a wealth of senior and multifamily development experience, Mr. Vakili most recently served as the Executive Vice President for Acquisitions and Development at Kisco Senior Living, a highly regarded owner/operator of senior housing communities throughout the U.S.  He worked on large campus-style assisted living, as well as mid- and high-rise independent living, assisted living and memory care communities across multiple markets throughout California, Florida and North Carolina. Prior to that, Marco worked in multifamily development, leading Southern California development efforts for Lennar Urban and BRE Properties.  Marco is a graduate of University of California, Irvine, where he also earned his MBA. Marco is a member of the American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA), Urban Land Institute and the Building Industry Association.

Jeff Zuckerman, CFO, Senior Housing

Jeff Zuckerman serves as the company’s Chief Financial Officer of Senior Housing. Zuckerman has a proven track record of leading and executing institutional investment strategies. He has sourced, structured and capitalized joint venture transactions totaling over $3.7 billion. Over the past decade Jeff was responsible for establishing equity relationships and expanding investment and development activity for several well-regarded operating sponsors.  Previously, Jeff sourced and structured multifamily and commercial investments for AEW Capital Management. Jeff holds an MBA in Finance, from Rutgers Business School and a BA from Syracuse University.