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Meet The Team

The Exceptional Senior Living Team at Parkwood

The team at Parkwood Community fully supports our mission: to provide an enriching life experience through quality senior health services, comfortable housing options and engaging activities. You’ll find an incredibly attentive staff of professionals ready to help you live the maintenance-free lifestyle you seek, with the advantage of peace of mind for your future. At Parkwood, we are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our residents, every day.

Meet our caring senior living staff:

Mark Gustafson, Executive Director

Executive Director

Mark is committed to enhancing the quality of life and meeting the changing needs of the people he serves. He has dedicated his career to serving seniors, combining his Nursing Home Administrator License with a Master’s degree in Gerontology. He is proud of the culture of compassion the staff has created and feels blessed to work at Parkwood Retirement Community.

Samantha Jones, Executive Director

Executive Director

Samantha, Executive Director of Parkwood Healthcare, has worked in senior living for over 15 years, including skilled nursing, hospice and home health. Her career began in Admissions and Marketing before transitioning to Operations. Samantha thrives on leading teams that provide superior care to residents and families.

Kim King, Community Relations Director

Community Relations Director

Kim is committed to developing the marketing and sales strategies that connect people and families to the services available at Parkwood Retirement Community. A familiar face around our community, Kim is always available to answer questions, give a personally guided tour, ask how someone is feeling, and find out what she can do to brighten a day.

Anna Velikopolskaia, Director of Business Development

Director of Business Development

Anna has been in the healthcare field for over 10 years. Her career with Parkwood Healthcare and Retirement started three years ago as the Director of Business Development for all levels of care. Anna is passionate about serving the community’s seniors and loves the impact she can make with one of them.

Jade Smart, Admissions Director

Admissions Director

Jade, Admissions Director at Parkwood Healthcare, has worked in senior living for more than 13 years with management positions in assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing. She enjoys watching the progress residents make and working closely with them and their families.

Christina Delvechio, MDS Coordinator

MDS Coordinator

Christina, MSD Coordinator at Parkwood Healthcare, was called to compassionate healthcare at the early age of 17 when she enlisted in the United States Army as a field medic. She has a multifaceted approach to healthcare involving extensive experience as an LVN on multiple levels. Her passion is long term care and excellence and integrity are the principals by which she operates.

Amy Pchinow, Director of Rehabilitation Services

Director of Rehabilitation Services

Amy has been in skilled nursing for five years. She began her career as a Physical Therapist Assistant and furthered her profession as a Director of Rehabilitation at Parkwood Healthcare Community. She is committed to providing state of the art care and is always learning new modalities to enhance the rehabilitation process.

Angel Vasquez, Maintenance Director

Maintenance Director

Angel Vasquez has been in maintenance for 25 years in communities like Parkwood Healthcare. Angel is passionate about senior care and the role he plays in their daily lives. He is very happy to work at Parkwood and to be a part of this excellent team.

Angelique Stebbing, Human Resources

Human Resources

Angelique, Parkwood Healthcare Human Resources Director, has been in Human Resources for 10+ years. Angelique feels that she is a resident advocate rather than an employee advocate, and is always looking to hire employees who are driven in their field; people she would love to take care of her family.

Tracey Bowman, Office Manager

Office Manager

Tracey brings to Parkwood Healthcare a lifetime of experience in long-term health care. Because her family has always worked in the industry, she was raised with an understanding that all residents deserve dignity and quality care. Tracey has brought her love for people and genuine sparkle to the Business Office Manager position for 17 years.

Shalanda Dyson, Environmental Services Director

Environmental Services Director

Shalonda brings 20+ years of Environmental Services experience to Parkwood Healthcare. She is an advocate for the resident’s wellbeing and cleanliness of the building. Shalonda’s passionate in providing outstanding customer service to residents is demonstrated by her and her team every day.

Candice Lemon, Food Service Director

Food Service Director

Candice, Food Service Director at Parkwood Healthcare, traveled as a Regional Chef for two years before finding the rewarding experience working with residents in long-term care. She has been working in the senior living industry for over eight years.

Mary Clair Lowrance, Life Enrichment Director

Life Enrichment Director

Mary Clair brings great passion to her role as the Life Enrichment Activity Director. By incorporating the 8 Dimensions of Wellness into activity programming, Mary Clair and her team seek to provide meaningful, person-centered care to each of the residents of Parkwood Healthcare.

Vanessa Villanueva, Assisted Living Director

Assisted Living Director

Vanessa has been in healthcare for 17 years and joined the Parkwood Healthcare team shortly after becoming an LVN. Working with seniors has enriched Vanessa’s life greatly. Her goal is to provide a safe, healthy, happy environment where our residents can call home.

Loyceana Lema-Chatman, Assistant Director of Nursing

Assistant Director of Nursing

Loyceana began her career in healthcare over 18 years ago as a Certified Nursing Assistant before becoming an LVN, and later working her way up to administrative positions. Loyceana brings a passion and commitment to every aspect of her role as a nurse at Parkwood Healthcare.

Beverly Shaw, Director of Nursing

Director of Nursing

Beverly brings 20 years of healthcare experience to Parkwood Healthcare, including 12 years in rehabilitative care and skilled nursing, as well as two years in hospice care. Rounding out her resume is six years of critical care experience in a clinical hospital setting.

Jessica Gibbons, Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

Jessica, the Administrative Assistant at Parkwood Healthcare, enjoys having the opportunity to connect and interact with residents every day. She finds joy in knowing she is making even the smallest positive impact in the lives of residents just by making them smile and having meaningful conversations.

Amy Christian, LVN,MDS RAC-CT

LVN,MDS RAC-CT

Amy, LVN MSDS RAC-CT at Parkwood Healthcare, started her career working in dietary and housekeeping and is currently working towards her RN. She believes it takes a strong, dedicated team to make a community successful, and is honored to be a part of such a team at Parkwood. Amy is extremely proud of the community’s dedication to working as a team to improve the lives of patients.

Reginald Austin, Food Services Director

Food Services Director

Reggie brings years of food and beverage experience to the leadership team at Parkwood Retirement Community. Under his direction, our food service staff has received high marks from our residents for their service. Reggie has a ServSafe Certificate and upholds our kitchen’s high standards. He enjoys the laughter shared by the staff and residents and loves to make people smile.

Elizabeth Elias, Business Office Manager

Business Office Manager

With a mother who has been dedicated to senior living for 25 years, Elizabeth knew that she too would have a career serving seniors. As the Business Office Manager for Parkwood Retirement Community, she is responsible for all business operation functions, including accounts payable/receivable, resident payments and questions regarding monthly service fees, billing, and other expenditures.

Layne Gollier, Resident Services Director

Resident Services Director

As Resident Services Director, Layne is responsible for organizing, directing, and coordinating the resident services operations for Parkwood Retirement Community. Layne loves working with this generation and feels like she is right where she belongs. She works hard to provide a variety of activities, and is always attentive to new ideas and requests from the residents.

Carlos Gardea, Plant Services Director

Plant Services Director

Carlos brings more than 10 years of experience as a maintenance supervisor for Parkwood Retirement Community. He oversees all community maintenance and security to ensure our residents enjoy a safe, attractive, and welcoming environment. Along with the daily challenges of keeping our community looking beautiful and operating smoothly, Carlos enjoys interacting with the residents.

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