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Kindred names general counsel and corporate secretary

Has been with Kindred since 1996

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Dec. 22, 2015) — Kindred Healthcare, Inc. today announced the appointment of Joseph L. Landenwich as general counsel and corporate secretary effective Jan. 31, 2016. Landenwich replaces M. Suzanne Riedman, general counsel and chief diversity officer, who is retiring.

Riedman has served as Kindred’s general counsel since August 1999 and as chief diversity officer since December 2010. She joined Kindred as counsel in September 1995 and became associate general counsel in January 1996.

Landenwich has served as co-general counsel and corporate secretary since May 2012. He joined Kindred in 1996 and was named corporate secretary in November 1999.

“Joe’s tireless dedication, expert legal advice and professional counsel during his tenure with Kindred have been instrumental in our strategic growth and development,” said Benjamin A. Breier, president and CEO. “This promotion also recognizes his invaluable leadership in the development efforts of the company and oversight of all our corporate legal functions over many years, as well as his steady counsel to me and the other members of the senior leadership team.”