Christopher Skiff, owner of The Manse on Marsh senior assisted living center in San Luis Obispo, testifies in his own defense Tuesday in San Luis Obispo Superior Court. Jurors found Skiff guilty of two charges of felony manslaughter and elder abuse for the 2014 death of resident Mauricio Cardenas.
Christopher Skiff, owner of The Manse on Marsh senior assisted living center in San Luis Obispo, testifies in his own defense Tuesday in San Luis Obispo Superior Court. Jurors found Skiff guilty of two charges of felony manslaughter and elder abuse for the 2014 death of resident Mauricio Cardenas. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com
Christopher Skiff, owner of The Manse on Marsh senior assisted living center in San Luis Obispo, testifies in his own defense Tuesday in San Luis Obispo Superior Court. Jurors found Skiff guilty of two charges of felony manslaughter and elder abuse for the 2014 death of resident Mauricio Cardenas. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

Matt Fountain is The Tribune’s courts and investigations reporter. A San Diego native, Fountain graduated from Cal Poly’s journalism department in 2009 and cut his teeth at the San Luis Obispo New Times before joining The Tribune as a crime and breaking news reporter in 2014.