Our Team

Meet the team at Westwood Ridge

The team at Westwood Ridge is devoted to our mission and values. Together, they truly make a difference in the lives of our residents. Our team doesn’t just provide healthcare and senior living services—they work to enhance the lives of residents through respect, imagination, and collaboration.

Interested in joining our team? Explore career openings.

Joe Amend-Marshall

Joe Amend-Marshall

Campus Administrator
Ace Yang

Ace Yang

Director of Culinary Services
Michele Gorden

Michele Gorden

Director of Sales and Marketing
Servant leadership trait: Thinking outside the box to meet the needs of others
Catherine Bergler

Catherine Bergler

Director of Housing
Servant leadership trait: Reliability
Danielle Cross

Danielle Cross

Director of Life Enrichment
Servant leadership trait: Caring about details
Chase Bennett

Chase Bennett

Director of Environmental Services
Servant leadership trait: Taking on challenges with a can-do attitude
Amanda Schmidt, RN

Amanda Schmidt, RN

Director of Health Services
Amanda Brakefield

Amanda Brakefield

Assistant Director of Life Enrichment
Servant leadership trait: Advocating for residents
Carol Biron

Carol Biron

Marketing Specialist
Servant leadership trait: Sincere compassion
Samantha Fitzpatrick

Samantha Fitzpatrick

Fitness Technician
Servant leadership trait: Meeting people where they are and helping them grow
Amy Lengsfeld

Amy Lengsfeld

Resident Services Manager
Servant leadership trait: Finding out what makes each unique individual happy
Karon Krogh, RN

Karon Krogh, RN

Memory Care and Care Suites Nurse Manager
Servant leadership trait: Caring for others while showing resilience
Rhonda Mendoza

Rhonda Mendoza

Talent Acquisition Specialist
Servant leadership trait: Solving problems effectively under pressure
LuAnne Patterson

LuAnne Patterson

Business Office Manager
Servant leadership trait: Going above and beyond

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