Based in Appleton, Wisconsin, with additional offices in Des Moines, Iowa, Community Living Solutions serves senior living communities throughout the Midwest. Our team has expertise in all senior living communities, including:

• Assisted living facilities
• Nursing homes
• Skilled nursing facilities
• Memory care facilities
• CCRCs
• Independent living facilities
• Rehabilitation short-term care centers, transitional care units

Our skilled team of planners, architects and construction managers incorporate visioning, market assessment and financial feasibility to ensure that the architectural design and senior living construction solutions we deliver will help your organization streamline operations, increase marketability and maintain strong financial health.

By partnering exclusively with senior living providers, we guarantee a depth of senior living architecture knowledge and resources that few others can offer. Each of our clients is assigned a small, focused team, giving you personalized attention from partners who genuinely care about our elders and those who care for them.

 

Our mission

Creating, transforming and sustaining senior living communities.

 

Meet our team

portrait_tom Tom Martin
President, Partner
“With nearly 25 years of experience in architectural planning, design and construction, I maintain a personal passion for providing creative business-related solutions to our providers so they can thrive while serving the seniors in our communities with the highest quality of care.”View Tom’s LinkedIn profile.
portrait_terry Terry McLaughlin, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Chairman, Partner
“By partnering exclusively with senior living providers, we guarantee a depth of knowledge and resources that few others can offer.”View Terry’s LinkedIn profile.
portrait_duane Duane Helwig, AIA
VP of Design, Partner
“With nearly 20 years of experience in architectural design and design build, I pride myself on providing creative designs and innovative project solutions for our clients.”View Duane’s LinkedIn profile.
portrait_tom Tom Lemkuil
Senior Architect, Partner
“I pride myself in creative designs which are true reflections of the personalities that inhabit them. My goal is to create environments that are functional as well as aesthetically pleasing.”View Tom’s LinkedIn profile.
portrait_deanne Deanna Perras
CFO
“In order to run a successful business or project, you need to have confidence in the accuracy and reliability of your financial position. With my 20-plus years of experience, I can provide that expertise. Using Timberline software, I closely monitor each and every project-related cost control center to ensure the long-term viability of your project and fiscally responsible results.”View Deanna’s LinkedIn profile.

Associations

In an effort to stay informed on the latest trends in the senior care and senior living industries, Community Living Solutions is a member of the following organizations:

American College of Health Care Administrators
American Health Care Association
American Institute of Architects
Associated General Contractors of WI
Iowa Health Care Association
Leading Age
Leading Age Indiana
Leading Age Iowa
Leading Age Wisconsin
Pioneer Network
Society for the Advancement of Gerontological Environments
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association
Wisconsin Health Care Association
US Green Building Council

We also have professional registrations in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

Learn more about Community Living Solutions

We can help you create, transform and sustain your senior living communities. To learn more about us, or to request a complimentary meeting, contact us at 920-969-9344.