Session 3: The Future of Wellness Real Estate

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Learn how thoughtful design meets personal and geographic callings. Learn why some are saying, “Your health is more related to your zip code than your genetic predisposition.” Meet the industry leaders who create key design elements to ensure healthy homes, workspaces and communities are built on the power of well-being.


Carolyn O’Neil, MS, RDN, LDN
Award Winning Health Journalist, Former Executive Producer CNN Food & Health Unit, Adjunct Professor Florida State University
Award winning food journalist, speaker, author, nutrition communications consultant, cookbook author, television personality and registered dietitian nutritionist, Carolyn believes “The More You Know, The More You Can Eat!” Carolyn writes food, nutrition, travel and healthy lifestyle features for numerous publications. Read full profile…


John Braley
VP, Business Development, Delos
As VP of Business Development for Delos, John brings his 25+ years of experience in real estate and construction to bring the company’s health and wellness platforms to designers, developers, financial institutions, and technology partners. Since joining Delos, John has launched programs in multi-family residential, student housing, office, education, and other building sectors, as well as establishing strategic partnerships with industry leaders like Johnson Controls International (JCI) and PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Read full profile…

Susie Ellis
Co-Founder, Chair & CEO Global Wellness Institute and Global Wellness Summit, Serenbe-Georgia
Susie Ellis is the chair and CEO of the nonprofit Global Wellness Institute, considered the industry’s leading global research and educational resource. She is also co-founder, chair and CEO of the Global Wellness Summit, an organization at the heart of the multitrillion-dollar global wellness economy focused on facilitating collaboration amongst industry thought leaders. Read full profile…

Helen Foster
Owner and Principal, Foster Strategy, LLC
Helen Foster is the owner and principal of Foster Strategy, LLC, a real estate development and marketing consultancy specializing in the creation and expansion of master planned and age-qualified (55+) communities. Read full profile…

Janet Meyer, AIA
Principal, BCT Design Group
Since 1997, Janet Meyer has focused on creating thoughtfully designed environments for aging adults. With a deep understanding of this demographic, she feels strongly that the key to longevity and mental and physical well-being is creating an engaging and purposeful community. Read full profile…