Brian K. Wood

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Brian K. Wood
Senior Vice President and Chief Tax Officer

BRIAN K. WOOD currently serves as Ventas’s Senior Vice President and Chief Tax Officer, after serving as Senior Vice President, Tax from 2007 to 2012, and as Vice President, Tax from 2000 to 2007. From 1991 to 2000, he served as Vice President, Tax for Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: KND), where his areas of concentration were taxation, accounting and insurance. From 1985 to 1991, Mr. Wood was a tax manager with Ernst & Young LLP.

Mr. Wood is a member of NAREIT, where he is a member of the Government Relations Committee. He is also a member of the Tax Executives Institute, Inc. and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He received a B.A. degree in Accounting from Eastern Kentucky University.