||George Carlis, Chief Development Officer
George Carlis joined HealthSouth in 2011 as vice president of development and was promoted to chief development officer in 2012. He is an accomplished attorney with 25 years of diverse legal, real estate and business experience. Most recently, Carlis served as general counsel for Arlington Capital Advisors, LLC, a sell-side mergers and acquisitions consultant. Additionally, he served as senior vice president and retail division general counsel for Colonial Properties Trust, senior developer for AIG Baker Shopping Center Properties, LLC, and senior vice president and deputy general counsel for Saks Incorporated. He holds a law degree from Cornell University Law School, and a bachelor's degree in accounting from Western Illinois University.