Originally founded in 2008, Ascent Living Communities is a full-service senior living firm based in Denver.   Local and committed to making better the lives of seniors, we take pride in delivering superior service that meets and exceeds expectations.  We pride ourselves in providing institutional execution, although boutique in size.  Ascent currently owns and operates over 400 units of Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care, with over 200 units under development.

Mr. Finley is a Founder of Ascent, responsible for the strategic direction of the company, its communities, and future growth opportunities.  He oversaw over $100 Million in completed development for the company over the last several years.  He has over 20 years of experience in finance, real estate and operations.

Prior to Ascent, Tom held positions with a senior living development company as a finance and development manager.  His professional career in finance and real estate began with Arthur Andersen in their tax consulting practice. He then worked for ProLogis, leading REIT, in various capacities ultimately serving as fund manager for a $2 billion property trust which was publicly traded on the Australian Stock Exchange. He holds bachelors and masters degrees in accounting and taxation and is a certified public accountant (inactive).