Past Design Team Members

Facilitators

  • Tom Akins, COO of Brewster Place in Topeka (2009-2010)
  • John Harned, CEO of Tallgrass Creek Retirement Community in Overland Park (2009-2012, 2018-2019)
  • Joanna Randall, Executive Director of the Good Samaritan Communities of Olathe (2011-2012)
  • Courtney Wolfe, Administrator of Via Christi Village on McLean in Wichita (2012-2014)
  • Gretchen Wagner, Director of Assisted Living at Larksfield Place in Wichita (2012-2018)
  • Mark Garriott, Director of Human Resources at Catholic Care Center in Bel Aire (2013-2018)

Coaches

  • Joanna Randall, Executive Director of the Good Samaritan Communities of Olathe (2009-2011, 2018-2019)
  • Pam Bachman, Administrator at Eastridge in Centralia (2009-2011)
  • Dana Weaver, COO at LeadingAge Kansas in Topeka (2009 & 2014)
  • Deann Escalante, Director of Wellness at Brewster Place in Topeka (2010)
  • Courtney Wolfe, Administrator of Via Christi Village on McLean in Wichita (2011-2013)
  • Gretchen Wagner, Director of Assisted Living at Larksfield Place in Wichita (2011-2013)
  • Terry Parker, Director of Housing with the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, Olathe (2011)
  • Mark Garriott, Director of Human Resources at Catholic Care Center in Bel Aire (2012-2014)
  • Jill Morrow, Director of Human Resources at Brewster Place in Topeka (2011-2012)
  • Cindy Tanner, Director of Nursing at Brewster Place in Topeka (2013 & 2016)
  • Carrie Herman, COO at Asbury Park in Newton (2015)
  • Pam Herman, Clinical Nurse Educator at Lakeview Village in Lenexa (2015-2016)
  • Chris Osborn, CEO of Evergreen Community of Johnson County in Olathe (2013-2016)