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.

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Joe Amend-Marshall

Campus Administrator
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Ace Yang

Director of Culinary Services
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Michele Gorden

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

Director of Rehab
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Catherine Bergler

Director of Housing
Servant leadership trait: Reliable in challenging situations
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Jackie Pearson

Director of Nursing
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Danielle Cross

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

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

Director of Health Services
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Amanda Brakefield

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

Marketing Specialist
Servant leadership trait: Sincere compassion
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Samantha Lenz

Fitness Technician
Servant leadership trait: Meeting people where they are and helping them grow
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Abby Phoutinane

TCU Nurse Manager
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Amy Lengsfeld

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

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

Quinn Kennedy-Abdella

Admissions Manager
Servant leadership trait: Leading and learning by example
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Rhonda Mendoza

Talent Acquisition Specialist
Servant leadership trait: Solving problems effectively under pressure
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Jaycie Gerding

Social Worker
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Angie Wennerberg

Social Services Specialist
Servant leadership trait: Identifying needs and responding compassionately 
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LuAnne Patterson

Business Office Manager
Servant leadership trait: Going above and beyond

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