CHANTELLE HERNANDEZ, ADMINISTRATOR
Chantelle started working with seniors after graduating from Heritage University in Washington in 1983. While obtaining her degree, she continued to work with both seniors and developmentally disabled individuals. Over the years, Chantelle has worked in many different management positions, writing activity programs and training many activity directors for Senior Living and maintaining Quality Assurance. Sales and Marketing have also been a strong part of her career, In 2015 she wanted to prove that things could be done differently by offering a great place to live and work.
HERMA ORNES, RN - HEALTH SERVICES DIRECTOR
Herma Ornes is our Registered Nurse at the community she has been a RN for 18 years. Herma has a ICU background and hospital as well as home health She is a vital part of keeping our residents healthy. Herma is an amazing RN who really cares about each resident and will not stop until she gets the medical help they need. We are Blessed to have herma on our team.
TRINA SCHNEIDER, MEMORY CARE COORDINATOR
Trina has been working in the medical field for past 15 years. She started as a companion and have worked in assisted living, group home, in home care and Memory Care and has grown into a amazing leader. Trina has been our Memory Care Administrator since 2018 and has done a remarkable job working with those residents who truly touch her heart.
NORM HALSEY, BUSINESS OFFICE MANAGER
Norm has worked as a Business Office Manager in senior living for over eight years. He was born and raised in Sacramento, California and shortly after high school he joined the Army where he served for 20 years. Norm has been with Waverly Place since prior to opening in 2018 and looking forward to watching the community grow with each new resident that joins the community and with every talented and caring staff member that comes on board.
CARLY OLSEN, MARKETING DIRECTOR
Carly is native Oregonian, born and raised in Albany. She has been in sales for 7 years and marketing for 2. She is also finishing school online to receive her degree in business.
Carly started working for Waverly Place January 2019. Being able to meet residents and their families, showing them their future apartment for the first time is the greatest part of her job. Nothing is more rewarding than providing their expectations to life. Carly has a Siberian husky puppy named Mishka. She has a passion in fitness. She has accomplished having her personal trainers’ certification, CrossFit level 1 coaching certified and nutrition certification. She has competed in both competitive figure shows, and CrossFit competitions. She loves traveling, playing sports, hiking, snowboarding, camping, & anything outdoors. Carly is aiming to go skydiving this summer for the first time.
KASEY WOMAK, RESIDENT CARE COORDINATOR
Kasey has been working in healthcare for 7 years. She started as a caregiver and quickly moved up to Resident Care coordinator within a year. She then trained many RCCs and helped other buildings thrive. She has stayed in RCC work and really enjoyed the opportunity to help all that come her way. Kasey has 2 dogs that are her children.
CHERI MOE, DINING SERVICE DIRECTOR
Cheri grew up in Albany, Oregon from age 3 At age 18 She went to work for a five-star diamond resort, , where she Working in the kitchen, When she moved back to Oregon, seven years later, she had been through a chef training program and kitchens at Pointe Resort Properties. She has been dining service manager in senior living communities for the last 8 years and she loves it.
RONALD FREDRICKSON, MAINTENANCE DIRECTOR
Ronald Fredrickson is a native Oregonian. He has been in Maintenance for over 13 years, before that he was a production manager for a Manufactured Housing Company and a part owner of an Insurance Agency. Ronald loves camping, fishing and visiting new places with his wife Dawn. They love spending time with family and collecting old cars.
KAY HAYES, ASSISTED LIVING ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR
CHRISTINE GIBSON, MEMORY CARE ACTIVITY DIRECTOR
Christine was born in Roseville, California and raised in Rogue River, Oregon and later in adulthood moved to Grants Pass. She moved here to Albany from Southern Oregon to be closer to her daughter while she attends Oregon State University. She enjoys rafting, kayaking, hiking, exploring, gardening, and camp outs. Christine is looking forward to learning more about Albany and the surrounding areas. Her goal for her 50th Birthday in 2021 is hiking the National Parks through Washington, Oregon, California, Wyoming, Utah and ending in Arizona.