Providing a quality life for seniors is David’s passion. He’s been a leader in the senior living industry for more than 25 years, and is licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator and certified as an ALF/RCF Administrator. He loves Oregon’s lifestyle, and when not at Capital Manor, you can find him hiking, biking, cooking healthy gourmet food and studying history.
It takes a lot of dedicated people to keep Capital Manor the happy, thriving place it is. Fortunately, we have these people! Residents and staff quickly come to see each other as family – which is why so many of our staff have been working here for more than 10, 20 and 30 years.
Here is some background on our leadership team.
Patty has worked in senior living since she was 15 and in a variety of positions at Capital Manor since she joined the team in 2000. She’s been a caregiver, worked in activities, and was Director of Environmental Services before taking on her current role. In her spare time, Patty loves spending time with her family.
Deirdre brings an extensive background in senior living to Capital Manor, with more than 20 years in the industry. When Deirdre isn’t crunching numbers in the finance office, you’ll find her cooking, one of her favorite things to do.
Nikki joined the Capital Manor team in 2017, equipped with a strong sales and teaching background. Prior to Capital Manor, she spent 6 years at a Life Plan Community in the roles of sales, community relations, and marketing director. Outside of work, Nikki enjoys travel, hiking, yoga and being with her family.
Joe has over 39 years of experience in building maintenance. He joined the Capital Manor team in 2005 as the Maintenance Supervisor and was promoted to his currect position in 2018. When he is not working, Joe enjoys woodworking, traveling and cooking.
Mark has been in human resource management for over 36 years and came to Capital Manor in 2012. He brings a special appreciation for teamwork – he’s in the South Salem High School Athletic Hall of Fame as part of the 1971 state championship football team. He loves golf, skiing, salmon fishing, duck hunting and spending time with his grandkids.
Nancy has combined her training as a dietician, her Ph.D. in nutrition and food management, and her experience as a cook to make sure that residents get nutritious and delicious food. She enjoys gardening, biking, swimming and researching recipes.
After studying exercise science and gerontology, Shelby realized that working in senior living was perfect for her. She’s been with Capital Manor since 2005. Outside of work, Shelby spends her time with her family. She loves her home and yard, finding great joy in caring for both.
Dawn brings an extensive background in senior living to Capital Manor. She has a passion for senior care, with more than 11 years in the industry, ranging from senior living property development to home health services. In her spare time, Dawn enjoys painting and cooking.
Mary spent 23 years in the insurance industry before earning a degree in management and communication. She’s been with Capital Manor since 2004. When Mary’s not busy in the office, she’s spending time with her family and her two Pomeranian dogs.