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Meet Our Staff
Our residents love living here because our employees love working here. Get to know the team that makes Vi at The Glen a great place to live.
Steven Fowler Executive Director
As Executive Director, Steven oversees every aspect of the community which includes the quality of service, amenities, care, and programming for each and every Vi at The Glen resident. Steven began his career at Vi, as the Director of Dining Services at Vi at La Jolla Village.
Sian Moynihan Sales Director
Sian directs all of our sales efforts at Vi at The Glen. She also manages each sales team member, and represents Vi to the larger Glenview community. Originally from Shannon, Ireland, Sian joined Vi in 2011.
Pamela Lamb Care Center Administrator
Pamela oversees each care center department – from dining service to nursing care – and provides a quality experience to our residents. She works closely with her team of nurses and support staff to develop a personalized approach for every care center resident. Pamela has been a licensed nursing home administrator (NHA) for more than 30 years.
Ellen Klesta Community Relations Manager
Ellen works to generate awareness of Vi at The Glen and build relationships in the local community. In this role, she develops and maintains media relations, manages marketing outreach and coordinates sponsorships. She also initiates, plans and coordinates prospect and professional events to present information showcasing the benefits of a life plan community. Ellen joined Vi in September 2020 and has 20+ years of hospitality, sales, marketing and publishing experience.
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Sarah Watson Director of Resident Services
Sarah assists independent living residents and their family members should they need support during a change in a resident’s health. She also works to ensure residents receive the appropriate level of care and service while in independent living and oversees wellness amenities and manages our concierge and valet services. Sarah has a bachelor’s degree in Gerontology from the University of South Florida and earned her master’s degree in Social Work from Dominican University. She has been working in senior living for more than 10 years. Sarah joined Vi in 2021.
Andrea Agazim Lifestyle Director
Andrea (better known as Andi) is at the center of everything social at Vi at The Glen. She creates, finds and arranges outings and events for residents like educational lectures, travel clubs, fitness classes, day trips to unique places in Illinois, and much more. Andi also helps manage the numerous resident-led clubs at Vi at The Glen.
Angela Schmidt, SHPR Director of Human Resources
Angela works to enhance both resident and employee satisfaction through oversight and management of human resources at Vi at The Glen. Angela has more than 20 years of experience in human resources.
Eva Szczep Director of Dining Services
Eva makes dining an experience. She manages our dining room – from table reservations and plate settings, to the personalized service each resident receives. She has more than 20 years of experience in the dining industry in both Europe and the United States.
Jose Luna, CEC Executive Chef
Executive Chef Jose Luna oversees the culinary program for Vi at The Glen, including menu creation and food preparation. A second-generation chef from Jalisco, Mexico, Jose has more than 30 years of culinary experience, and is a Certified Executive Chef (CEC).
Karen Hertel, CHHE Director of Housekeeping
Karen oversees the housekeeping function for the community, with a focus on providing a comfortable living environment for every resident. Before assuming her role in 2007, Karen spent more than 20 years in the hospitality industry.
Tim Meier Director of Engineering
Tim Meier is responsible for the maintenance of the community’s physical plant at Vi at The Glen.
Robert Pollack, CPA Director of Accounting
Robert is responsible for all accounting operations for Vi at The Glen. Robert, a certified public accountant (CPA), has more than 20 years of public and private accounting experience.