Suzanne Koenig of SAK Management Services, LLC Elected to ABI's Board of Directors

Suzanne Koenig of SAK Management Services, LLC Elected to ABI's Board of Directors

Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) announces that Suzanne A. Koenig of SAK Management Services, LLC (Riverwoods, Ill.) has been elected to ABI’s Board of Directors. An ABI member since 2000, Koenig is a co-chair of ABI’s Health Care Program and a former co-chair of ABI’s Health Care Committee, and she has authored a number of ABI Journal articles on health care and insolvency. She will serve a term of three years on the 60-member ABI Board of Directors.

Koenig is president and founder of SAK Management Services LLC, a nationally recognized long-term care management and health care consulting services company. With over 30 years of extensive experience as an owner and operator, she offers specialized skills in operations improvement, staff development and quality assurance, with particular expertise in marketing, census development and operations enhancement for the whole spectrum of senior housing, long-term-care and other health care entities requiring turnaround services. Koenig’s professional experience has included executive positions in marketing, development and operations management for both regional and national health care providers, representing property portfolios throughout the U.S. Recently, she was appointed as the patient care ombudsman, receiver, examiner and chapter 11 trustee in several of the health care bankruptcy filings (chapter 11 and chapter 7) that came about with the advent of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA), including health care entities such as physician practices and hospitals. Koenig is a frequent speaker for various health care industry associations and business affiliates, where she conducts continuing education and training programs. She holds an M.S. from Spertus College, Ill., and a Bachelor of social work from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.

The complete list of directors and officers is available at


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