Meet Our Team

kevin di bonaKevin A. DiBona, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. DiBona founded MemCare and The Memory Center in 2006.  He has been involved in all aspects of the company’s creation including site selection, design, construction, and corporate vision.  He currently focuses on the daily management of both Memory Center locations and is committed to ensuring they provide the best possible care and quality of life to all residents and their family members.  Prior to founding The Memory Center, Mr. DiBona focused on a multitude of investments in real estate, venture capital and equities.  He was the founding partner of Coastal Capital Partners, a real estate investment fund which purchased over $100 million of assets throughout the Southeast.  He formerly served as partner of CB Richard Ellis of Virginia, Inc. and has over 20 years experience in investing that has resulted in over $500 million of transactions with institutional and private equity partners.

“Everyone will be touched by this disease and we want to be on the forefront.” – Kevin DiBona

paul hirschbielPaul O. Hirschbiel Jr., Vice Chairman

Mr. Hirschbiel has had a long and successful career in private equity investing. Mr. Hirschbiel co-founded one of the first venture capital firms in New York City in the early 1980s and spent nearly two decades successfully investing in a broad array of growth companies, including several in the healthcare services industry. Mr. Hirschbiel also founded Envest Ventures, one of the first professionally managed venture firms in Hampton Roads. Mr. Hirschbiel was an original investor in the first Memory Center in Virginia Beach and officially joined the management team in January 2013 to help implement expansion plans.


katrina parkerKatrina Parker, Corporate Director of Marketing

Ms. Parker joined the team shortly after The Memory Center opened in January 2009.  She has been instrumental in growing the organization by overseeing and coordinating the sales and marketing campaigns. Katrina has over 27 years of strong sales and business development experience with Fortune 500 companies to include other assisted living and memory care communities. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in health care management and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Alzheimer’s Association of Hampton Roads. Katrina is passionate about ensuring the dignity of the aging population and assisted living care for the memory impaired.


karen rosenbaumKaren S. Rosenbaum, Controller

Ms. Rosenbaum has served as Controller for The Memory Center since February 2008. She has over 30 years of accounting experience with various companies to include the Chief Financial Officer of Coastal Capital Partners and 13 years’ experience as a public accountant with one of the largest CPA firms on the east coast. Karen was also involved with creating and implementing the policy and procedures for the company.


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