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Register today for our April 24 Villa Tour of Homes. You'll have the opportunity to see inside some of our resident's homes, as well as have a gourmet lunch provided by our executive chef.

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Staff

Penny Smith

Penny Smith

Executive Director

Penny Smith is responsible for the comfort, wellbeing and satisfaction of each resident of Vi at Lakeside Village. She oversees every aspect of the community, including the quality of service, amenities, programs and care provided to residents. Penny and her team have been recognized numerous times for their commitment to Vi residents.

Craig Koff

Craig Koff

Care Center Administrator

Craig Koff oversees the care center at Vi at Lakeside Village, from the quality of the resident experience and care to communications with family members. He is a member of the multidisciplinary Vi at Lakeside Village care team, which works with each resident and his or her family and physician to develop a plan of care. Craig brings more than 25 years of care leadership experience to Vi. He earned his master's degree in gerontology at the University of South Florida.

Barbara Kelley

Barbara Kelley

Sales Director

As Sales Director, Barbara Kelley manages the sales team and represents Vi to the larger community. She also serves as a resource to community organizations on the topics of older adult living and assisted living. A true sales leader with Vi, Barbara has been recognized for her sales excellence.

Iria Siegel

Iria Siegel

Director of Accounting

Iria Siegel is responsible for operational accounting for Vi at Lakeside Village.

Anthony Santomauro, CEC, CDM, CFPP

Anthony Santomauro, CEC, CDM, CFPP

Executive Chef

As Executive Chef, Anthony Santomauro oversees the culinary program for Vi at Lakeside Village, including menu creation and food preparation. Anthony's culinary expertise includes extensive experience with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts. He has received customized training provided by the Culinary Institute of America on nutrition, healthy cooking and baking techniques, flavor dynamics and food and wine pairing. Anthony received his education at the Academy of Culinary Arts in New Jersey and holds a bachelor's degree in culinary arts. He is a certified executive chef, certified dietary manager and certified food protection professional.

Henrik Jespersen, CFBE, CDM, CFPP

Henrik Jespersen, CFBE, CDM, CFPP

Director of Dining Services

Henrik Jespersen is responsible for the dining experience at Vi at Lakeside Village, from table reservations and settings to the personalized service each resident receives. Henrik joined Vi with more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry and a background in hospitality management and wine technology. He is a certified food and beverage executive, certified dietary manager and certified food protection professional.

Janet Carstens, CHHE

Janet Carstens, CHHE

Director of Housekeeping

Janet Carstens, CHHE, oversees the housekeeping function for each resident's home as well as the community areas at Vi at Lakeside Village. Her extensive background includes 25 years at country clubs, hospitals, hotels and senior living communities.

Tracy Vaughan, CEOE

Tracy Vaughan, CEOE

Director of Engineering

Tracy Vaughan, CEOE, is responsible for maintenance at Vi at Lakeside Village.

Davina Morris

Davina Morris

Director of Human Resources

Davina oversees the Human Resources department at Vi at Lakeside Village. Her expertise lies in full cycle recruiting, HR systems, and strategic planning. Davina brings a drive for high quality customer service through a focus on recruiting and retention of top talent and enhancement of employee satisfaction. She has a Bachelor's degree in Business and Mass Communication from Arizona State University and an HR Management certificate, plus she is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management.

Tamara Sawicz

Tamara Sawicz

Lifestyle Director

Tamara Sawicz oversees the lifestyle programs designed for residents such as community involvement, lecture series, travel clubs, book reviews, fitness classes, and much more. Before joining Vi at Lakeside Village, Tamara managed special events, worked in radio and also did on-camera work as a local anchor in several markets. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of Nebraska.

Sandra Finnegan, RN

Sandra Finnegan, RN

Director of Nursing

Sandra Finnegan, RN, is responsible for the quality of care and services provided to residents of assisted living, Alzheimer's and dementia care, and skilled nursing care at Vi at Lakeside Village. As Director of Nursing, Sandra works with the Care Center Administrator, the resident's personal physician and the consulting medical director to develop the plan of care for each resident.

Lorraine Luciani, LPN

Lorraine Luciani, LPN

Director of Resident Services

Lorraine Luciani assists residents with appropriate levels of care and services and interacts with resident and family members on a regular basis.

Rebecca Waldorf

Rebecca Waldorf

Community Relations Manager

As Community Relations Manager at Vi at Lakeside Village, Rebecca Waldorf is responsible for promoting  the community through public relations, community outreach, event coordination and professional resource development. Rebecca has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare marketing, public relations and business development. She has been honored with national media awards for advertising campaigns and documentary productions. In 2013, Rebecca was voted "Corporate Business Women of the Year" by the Coral Springs Chamber of Commerce.

Or call our Sales DirectorBarbara Kelley