Lynn Schaffer is Named the Finance Director for Tallgrass Creek

OVERLAND PARK, KS (August 7, 2013) - Erickson Living has named Lynn Schaffer the Finance Director for Tallgrass Creek retirement community in Overland Park, KS. She will be responsible for the monthly financial reporting of the 300+-resident community, forecasting for the community and development of the operations budgeting, resident billings and audit support.  She will also provide financial training and support to all departments and help lead the strategic planning processes for the community. Schaffer is a proven leader in the areas of Finance, Accounting and Strategy, bringing nearly 15 years of experience with her from the Telecommunications and Financial Services industries.  Prior to joining Tallgrass Creek, she was Controller of SKC Communication Products, LLC, which is a unified communications company based in Shawnee, KS.  She also served as CFO and Controller for Advance Mortgage Corporation and held various finance positions with H&R Block and Sprint. Schaffer graduated with honors receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from DeVry University and is a life-long resident of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. She and her husband Chris have three children.