IRVINE, WESTLAKE VILLAGE, LOS ANGELES, and PLEASANTON California, April 19, 2010 – McDermott & Bull Executive Search, Southern California’s premier executive search firm, announced today the successful appointment of Ms. Debra “Debi” Salisbury as Corporate Controller for Silverado Senior Living in San Juan Capistrano, California.

“Debi was the ideal candidate possessing strong finance and accounting skills. Having come out of public accounting and joining some very fast growing companies that were just ramping up these functions made her stand out as a great match for Silverado,” explained Rod McDermott, Managing Director at McDermott & Bull.

Prior to joining Silverado Senior Living, Debi was the Chief Financial Officer at NRP Holdings as a key member of the company’s executive committee and managing the entire accounting department. Her previous positions include the Chief Financial Officer at Home Financial and Controller at Impac Mortgage Holdings in Southern California. She began her accounting career as an Audit Manager at Ernst & Young.

Debi received her Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration with a focus in Accounting from Chapman University in Orange, California. She is also a Certified Public Accountant from the state of California.

About the Client

Silverado Senior Living, Inc. is a nationally recognized leader in providing specialized care for those with Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Vascular, and other memory impairment diseases. Silverado offers a full continuum of services, providing care from earliest onset through end of life. Silverado currently operates 20 communities (1,572 beds) in California, Utah, Arizona, and Texas; providing specialized long-term, short term, and day care services. Silverado also provides Home Care & Geriatric Care Management, and Hospice services in most locations. Silverado has a number of research affiliations with leaders in the field of Alzheimer’s disease including the University of California, San Diego, UCLA, USC, University of Utah, UCI, University of North Texas, and the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Silverado Senior Living, Inc. was founded in 1996. For more information about Silverado Senior Living see our website at

About McDermott & Bull

McDermott & Bull, Inc. ( is a retained executive search firm headquartered in Irvine, California with offices in Los Angeles, the Bay Area, and Westlake Village. The firm serves both public and privately held clients in a variety of industries and functional areas. McDermott & Bull has developed expertise in fields including Technology, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Bio-tech and Life Science, Retail, Professional Services, and others. Founded by Christopher Bull and Rodney McDermott, the firm specializes in recruiting difficult-to-find and critical talent for its clients. McDermott & Bull works with a large number of prestigious clients in many industries. Some notable clients include Allergan, Advanced Medical Optics, Western Digital, Conexant, Invitrogen, Bausch and Lomb, Black & Decker, Mattel, Boeing, Meggitt PLC, J.F. Shea and Union Bank.