Todd W. Fletcher has been named vice president of Western Operations for Life Care Centers of America. He steps up into that role from the position of vice president of the Northwest Division, based in Federal Way.

 “Todd brings 27 years of long-term care administration, all with Life Care, to this newly created position,” said Forrest L. Preston, Life Care’s chairman and CEO.

. “He has an unyielding commitment to achieving the highest quality of care for our customers, delivered by associates who are professionally trained and driven by their compassion.”

Fletcher said he is looking forward to this new assignment.

“The talent of our associates within Life Care is very inspiring to me, and I am very excited about working with them in the West,” he said. “Being engaged with them to deliver on our mission of quality care and services to our residents is a great honor.”