Greg Vital

Greg A. Vital is co-founder, president and chief executive officer of Independent Healthcare Properties and Morning Pointe Senior Living. Since the formation of the company in 1996, IHP has developed over 32 assisted living facilities throughout the Southeast. Both a noted conservationist and developer, Vital owns farmland in Georgetown, where he raises buffalo. A portion of the farm is protected through a conservation easement.

Vital currently serves as a board member of the Tennessee Aquarium, The Land Trust for Tennessee, East Tennessee Historical Society, and is board chairman of National Parks Conservation Association.

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