SUMMIT HEALTHCARE REIT, INC. ANNOUNCES NOMINATION OF Elizabeth a. pagliarini, COO & CFO, As cfo of the year by the Orange county business journal

LAKE FOREST, Calif.–(PR NEWSWIRE) — Summit Healthcare REIT, Inc. COO & CFO, Elizabeth A. Pagliarini, was nominated as 2020 CFO of the Year by the Orange County Business Journal in November 2019. This is the second consecutive nomination for Ms. Pagliarini. The nominations were bestowed to 69 financial professionals in Orange County for outstanding performance as corporate stewards for the preceding year. Nominees are being recognized in five categories: Outstanding CFO of a Public Company, Outstanding CFO of a Private Company, Outstanding CFO of a Not-for-Profit Organization, Rising Star and Lifetime Achievement. The winners will be announced on January 30, 2020.

About Summit Healthcare REIT, Inc.

Summit is a publicly registered non-traded REIT that is currently focused on investing in senior housing real estate located throughout the United States. The current portfolio includes interests in 57 Senior Housing facilities in 14 states. Please visit our website at: https://www.summithealthcarereit.com

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