Ronald J. Lieberman

Ronald J. Lieberman

Director

Ronald J. Lieberman has served as one of our directors since February 2016. Since January 2014, Mr. Lieberman has served as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of NSAM. Mr. Lieberman has also served on the executive 69 committee of American Healthcare Investors since December 2014. Mr. Lieberman has served as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary of NorthStar Realty Finance since April 2012, April 2011 and January 2013, respectively. He also previously served as assistant secretary of NorthStar Realty Finance from April 2011 until January 2013. Mr. Lieberman has also served as general counsel and secretary of NHI since April 2011, and as an executive vice president of NHI since January 2013. Mr. Lieberman also serves as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary for NorthStar/RXR New York Metro Income, Inc., positions he has held since March 2014. Until August 2015, Mr. Lieberman had served as general counsel and secretary of NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. and NorthStar Real Estate Income II, Inc. from October 2011 and December 2012, respectively, and as executive vice president of each of these companies from January 2013 and March 2013, respectively. Prior to joining NorthStar Realty, Mr. Lieberman was a partner in the Real Estate Capital Markets practice at the law firm of Hunton & Williams LLP. Mr. Lieberman practiced at Hunton & Williams from September 2000 to March 2011 where he advised numerous REITs, including mortgage REITs and specialized in capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, securities law compliance, corporate governance and other board advisory matters. Prior to joining Hunton & Williams, Mr. Lieberman served as the associate general counsel of Entrade, Inc., or Entrade, during which time Entrade was a public company listed on the NYSE. Mr. Lieberman began his legal career at the law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP. Mr. Lieberman received a B.A. degree in Economics, an M.B.A. and a J.D. degree, each from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Our board of directors selected Mr. Lieberman to serve as a director due to his knowledge of the non-traded and publicly traded REIT industry, as well as his commercial real estate experience. Mr. Lieberman's extensive knowledge of our company's business sector combined with his executive experience at numerous other real estate companies, including in the healthcare industry, is a significant asset to our company. Our board of directors believes that Mr. Lieberman's experience will result in assisting us in developing our long-term strategy in the REIT and healthcare real estate industry.