Meet our leadership.

Everyone on our team – from housekeeping to dining, maintenance to medical – is committed to delivering the highest-quality retirement experience to every resident, every day. And they’re led by a group of hardworking individuals who focus on moving The Village at Gainesville successfully into the future.

Each of our professionals has diverse industry experience and senior living knowledge. But they share the desire to continually improve our community, and your retirement living experience.

Rebecca has more than 15 years of experience of progressive health care experience, with her focus on management, leadership and working with the senior population. Rebecca served as the Director of Health Services at The Village for 5 years, overseeing all assisted living services, The Village Vitality Program, the private duty home care program and the entire Health Services staff. In her role as Executive Director Rebecca has overall responsibility and accountability for strategic, operational and financial performance of The Village. Rebecca is accountable for providing exemplary executive leadership, planning and directing the overall on-going operations of The Village in accordance with the Values, Vision and Mission of The Village.

Before coming to The Village, Rebecca served for 12 years as director North Florida Regional Medical Center’s senior health care centers, working to enhance primary care services to seniors of in Gainesville, Starke and Melrose.

She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in rehabilitation counseling and a Master of Health Science degree in rehabilitation science, both from the University of Florida.

Tom-HammondAs director of operations, Tom provides leadership and oversight of company business operations including strategic planning, financial and budgetary management, leadership succession and training, and safety/regulatory compliance. He has more than 15 years of IT and business management experience, including management roles with the Department of Transportation as a member of the technology research and development team and senior support, and with the Levy County School Board as a network engineer.

He is a graduate of Santa Fe College Computer Science Program and holds several high-level IT certifications.

Ann-CarneyAnn started with The Village in 2007, as a Marketing Representative. She was directly involved with the marketing of, and fill up of the expansion of The Village in 2009. In 2011, she was promoted to her current role of Marketing and Sales Director. “I am very proud to work with a team that is passionate for others and has the highest standard of integrity.”

~textDavid previously served as executive director of the St. Camillus Foundation in Milwaukee, Wisc., for 15 years. He formed active planned giving committees and worked with volunteers to secure support for those in assisted living, skilled nursing and memory care, ultimately raising $16 million to help seniors. He has worked as a volunteer, committee member and board member for local chapters of both the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, and was president of the Southeast Wisconsin chapter of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning.