Irv Seldin, our CEO

Date: May 08, 2013

Irv Seldin has been a leader and innovator in the senior care field for nearly thirty years.  He has dedicated his career to creating compassionate, non-institutional alternatives for the care of seniors. Irv has lectured and served as a panelist at numerous national and regional conventions and seminars on topics relating to senior care.

  • He is one of the original founders of the Assisted Living Federation of America and served on its national Board of Directors for nearly a decade.
  • He founded and served as the first President of the Pennsylvania Assisted Living Association and was appointed by the Secretary of Aging to the intergovernmental council.
  • Irv also served on the Board of Directors and as a Trustee of the Jewish Family and Children’s Service and was a member of its Elder Services Committee for many years
  • Irv developed and owned three premier senior assisted living communities.
  • He pioneered one of the first dedicated memory care centers in the nation.
  • He later served as Vice President of Operations for a company that operated nine independent living, assisted living and memory care communities throughout several states.

Irv started Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches after his parents encountered health issues in their eighties and preferred to receive care in their home. Through this experience, Irv saw the importance of bringing the same principles of integrity and respect to home care to serve the needs of other families.

In addition to his work with seniors, Irv is a Florida licensed attorney.  His published legal writings have been cited by the United States Supreme Court.

Irv received his law degree from the University of Michigan, where he was Associate Editor of The Michigan Law Review.  He also holds an M.A. degree and was a Doctoral Candidate in Philosophy at the University of Michigan.

Irv lives in Palm Beach Gardens with his wife and daughter and their standard poodle.

Visiting Angels in the Palm Beaches area can assist you with your senior home care needs.  Feel free to call us today at: 561-328-7611.

Each Visiting Angels agency is a franchise that is independently owned and operated. The Franchisor, Living Assistance Services Inc., does not control or manage the day to day business operations of any Visiting Angels franchised agency.