Bob Khalifé

Executive Director

Bob has been in the hospitality industry for over 28 years serving in senior management positions for various hotel companies but most recently as a general manager in independent senior living. Bob earned his Executive MBA from IMD (International Institute for Management Development) and a BA from Glion Hospitality Management School in Switzerland. He also attended a strategic marketing management program at Harvard Business School and Leadership and a decision-making program at Yale University.

Erika Moore

Executive Chef

Chef Moore decided she wanted to be a Chef while working at a Bakery & Delicatessen in upstate New York. When she returned to Dallas she enrolled in The Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts where she graduated in 2011. Chef Moore is well versed in preparing upscale, gourmet dining and is committed to delivering delicious handcrafted meals and excellent service.


Lauren Johnston

Senior Lifestyle Counselor

Lauren Johnston loves being a team member of Discovery Village At Castle Hills. Lauren has been in the industry helping seniors and their families navigate the aging process for more than a decade. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and a Master’s Degree in Counseling, her background allows her to meet individuals where they are in their search for senior living and assist them in finding the perfect fit for themselves and their loved ones. She enjoys the family environment that exists at Discovery Village At Castle Hills and feels it creates a space for each resident to be provided an unmatched quality of care. Outside of her work with seniors, Lauren’s two greatest loves are her husband and her fur baby, Gibson. She has a passion for cooking, the great outdoors, and music.