Meet the Staff

Jeffrey French, CEO/ Administrator

Jeffrey French, CEO/ Administrator

"It never ceases to humble me when I consider what a privilege it is to serve those who have made this Campus their "Home".

Cindy Eckerson, Administrative Assistant

Cindy Eckerson, Administrative Assistant

"I enjoy interacting with our residents, making a difference in their lives and take pride knowing that this is now their "home" and they are part of our "family". My office is always open to staff, residents, their families and all members of the Order of the Eastern Star to assist in any way I can."

Karen Zick, RN, BSN, Director of Nursing

Karen Zick, RN, BSN, Director of Nursing

"Caring for our senior population is a privilege. Working with a skilled and compassionate nursing and interdisciplinary team makes this challenge personally and professionally rewarding."

Mary Beth Getchell, Chief Financial Officer

Mary Beth Getchell, Chief Financial Officer

"We are all proud to work in a caring environment where the residents' needs come first. The Business Office is here to help residents and family members in a compassionate, flexible and friendly manner. We have recently expanded our hours to accommodate those family members who work."

William Malik, Director of Environmental Services

William Malik, Director of Environmental Services

"Excellence is accomplishing your daily job extraordinarily well."

Margaret Urtz, Staff Development

Margaret Urtz, Staff Development

"It is gratifying to be able to work with staff and hopefully instill in them compassion and to see the wisdom our residents have to offer."

Jessica Schmitt , Director of Rehabilitation

Jessica Schmitt , Director of Rehabilitation

"My role as a therapist serving the Eastern Star community is very rewarding! I strive to assist everyone in reaching their maximum potential to live a fulfilling life with dignity."

Debra Mondi, Director of Social Services

Debra Mondi, Director of Social Services

"My role as resident/family advocate is very important to me. I hope that I can enhance each resident's quality of life while they are part of our Eastern Star family."

Karen Reece, Controller

Karen Reece, Controller

"My role is to assist residents and their family members with the financial aspects of nursing home care. Although this can be challenging, I am here to try and make this as stress free as possible."

Shelly Kaelin, Resident Assessment Coordinator

Shelly Kaelin, Resident Assessment Coordinator

"As an RN, I find working with the elderly and their families a very rewarding experience."

Dina Weimer , Acting Director of Campus Life

Dina Weimer , Acting Director of Campus Life

"When there's good creative activity provided to residents, you find the love that prompts companionship and joy. I often see the benefits of such in our residents thru their participation in various programs. Spirits are lifted, interests peaked, memories refreshed and wisdom revealed. Seeing their smiles and hearing their laughter, warms my heart and inspires me to remain in this profession."

Emilio Hallam, Director of Nutritional Services

Emilio Hallam, Director of Nutritional Services

"Here is a simple but powerful rule: 'Always give people more than they expect to get'."