Meet Our Staff
Our residents love living here because our employees love working here. Get to know part of the team that makes Vi at Palo Alto a great place to live.
John Koselak Executive Director.
John Koselak Executive Director
Mark Nelson.
Mark Nelson Associate Executive Director
Robert Knigge Director of Sales.
Robert Knigge Director of Sales
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Valerie Chastain Alves.
Valerie Chastain Alves Care Center Administrator
Robinetta Wheeler headshot.
Robinetta Wheeler Director of Resident Services
Andrea Fadem Palo Alto Director of Nursing.
Andrea Fadem Director of Nursing
CJ Jones headshot.
Carol “CJ” Jones Lifestyle Director
Shari Okumura Director of Human Resources.
Shari Okumura Director of Human Resources
Luis Lopez Director of Dining Services.
Luis Lopez, CFPP, CDM Director of Dining Services
Chef Jose Azmitia.
Jose Azmitia Executive Chef
Alma Navarro  Palo Alto Director of Housekeeping.
Alma Navarro Director of Housekeeping
John Langford Director of Engineering.
John Langford Director of Engineering
Manuel Villarreal Director of Accounting.
Manuel Villarreal Director of Accounting