Jason Zachariah is President and Chief Operating Officer of Kindred Healthcare. Since joining the Company in 2006, Mr. Zachariah has proven himself to be an outstanding leader who has a record of driving operational results, encouraging innovation, and enhancing the Company’s culture at all levels of the organization. Mr. Zachariah has oversight of Kindred’s three operating segments – Hospital Division, Rehabilitation Services (“KRS”), and Behavioral Health. Since being appointed Kindred’s COO in January 2020, he has managed Kindred’s operations and demonstrates a deep and authentic regard for patients, partners, and team members. Prior to his appointment as Company President in December 2020, Mr. Zachariah had served as President of KRS since 2016. In that role, he oversaw the strategic growth of KRS and the creation of a best-in-class joint venture model. Jason graduated with an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management in 2006 and also received his MS in Biotechnology from Northwestern University in 2000. Mr. Zachariah received a BS degree from Duke University in 1999.