Marie Infante is a healthcare lawyer with more than twenty-five years of experience advising clients in health policy, reimbursement, regulatory, governance and compliance matters. She has served in leadership and executive positions in for profit, and not for profit healthcare companies. Most recently, as Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel for Healthcare Law for Golden Living, she was responsible for compliance, ethics and regulatory issues for over 60,000 patients and more than 40,000 employees in post-acute and rehabilitation settings. Most importantly, her clinical experience includes fifteen years as a clinical specialist in orthopaedic nursing. Recognized by national and state organizations for her advocacy on behalf of patients and healthcare providers, she remains an active consultant and senior advisor in the healthcare industry. Ms. Infante is a graduate of the University of Maryland where she received her BSN and MS. She also has an MBA from Loyola University and earned her JD at the Catholic University of America in Washington DC.