Rebecca Swanson

Executive Director

We invite you for lunch or dinner to meet our new Executive Director, Rebecca Swanson, and learn more about our lifestyle programs and our world-class senior living community. With over 25 years of experience in Healthcare, Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living and Memory Care, she’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have about our wonderful senior lifestyle.

Vivechka “ViVi” Otero

Shine Director

Vivi and oversees our Memory Care. ViVi has been working in the senior living industry for over 10 years. Originally from Puerto Rico, She moved to the Tampa Bay area 12 years ago. Vivi’s passion to work with seniors came easy because her goal in life is to always help people and put a smile on their face. When not at work, she enjoys to spend time with her two children, cooking, and having a handful with three dogs. ViVi inspires to own her own caregiving company to continue her passion working with seniors.

Jeannie Hitzegrad

Director of Recreation and Events

We invite you for lunch or dinner to meet our Director of Recreation and Events, Jeannie Hitzegrad, and learn more about all the exciting events we have going on in the community! From water aerobics in the outdoor heated pool, attending plays, and enjoying our in-house theatre, to shopping excursions, it is Jeannie’s passion and goal to help residents fulfill their interests and hobbies while staying active and happy.

Wendy Colby

Director of Health & Wellness

Wendy has been with the community for more than one year and has 40 years of experience in the Senior Living Industry in many varied aspects. Born and raised in NH and VT she has lived in the Tampa Bay area for four years. When not working she enjoys her grandchildren, trips to the zoo and especially loves the beach.

Michael Johnston

Culinary Director

Michael is originally from Reno, Nevada and has over 40 years’ experience in the culinary field. Out of his experience, 18 years he has produced and distributed delicious food to seniors. In addition to the kitchen, he enjoys doing live, as well as virtual, cooking demonstrations to display his cooking talents. Johnston has been married for 33 years and has two daughters and two granddaughters he truly loves.