Lilly Donohue joined as chief executive officer in January 2016. Prior to joining Holiday, Lilly spent four and a half years establishing a senior living business in Shanghai, China for Fortress Investment Group. Before moving to China in August 2011, Lilly worked at Fortress Investment Group for eighteen years, most recently as managing director and member of the management committee. Prior to Fortress, Lilly was employed by UBS where she focused on structured finance and the commercial loan business. She started her career at BlackRock Financial Management Inc. in 1992 where she was involved in all facets of raising capital, investing and managing BlackRock Asset Investors, a private equity fund. Lilly received a bachelor of science in business administration from Boston University. Lilly serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board of The Questrom School (formerly known as Boston University School of Management).