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Staff

At the Wayne County Care Center, choosing the right employees to treat and care for our residents is our primary goal.  We employ approximately 90 dedicated employees, each of whom is educated and trained to "go the extra mile" in making our residents feel at home.  Professional staff include a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Director of Nursing, Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), and State Tested Nurse Aides (STNA).  In addition, the Care Center employs a Certified Activity Director, Certified Dietary Manager, Social Services, and Facility Chaplain.  Additional support staff include business office personnel and other ancillary employees that help create an efficient operation.   

Administrator

Steve began working in long-term care in 1995 and became licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator in 2004.  His years of compliance and regulatory work prior to becoming an Administrator help the Care Center maintain the highest possible standards for exceptional resident care.  Steve's dedication to the history of the Care Center and its mission of providing compassionate care to all in need serve him well as the 17th Director in the Care Center's long and distinguished history.

Facility Operations Manager

Donna Holmes began her career at WCCC in June of 2018. She is no stranger to the non profit world, having spent 22 years at a local agency where she was the Director of Planning and Community Development. Donnas has worked with State and Federal funders, so while being new to long-term care, she is versed in monitoring and regulations. Her background in business, project management, grant writing, and logistics provide a solid foundation for the expanded responsibilities of this position....

Interim Director of Nursing

Linda Wilder, RN joined the Care Center team in 2018 as our Restorative Nurse. She has graciously filled in as our Interim Director of Nursing.

Activity Director

Candi began working at the Care Center in 1989 and has been the Activity Director since 2003.  She graduated from Alliance Training Center as a recognized Activity Professional, received board certification through the National Association of Activity Professionals, and is certified as a Dementia Practitioner through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. 

Director of Social Service

Kelli came to the Care Center in August 2016 with years of experience handling admissions, marketing, and public relations in the Wayne and Holmes county areas.  A more detailed biography is forthcoming.

Interim Maintenance Director

James "Woody" Woodruff has been with the Care Center since 2009 keeping the facility in top condition.  He is currently working towards his Class 1 Water Operator's license while managing the day-to-day duties of Maintenance Director. 

Environmental Services Director

Mark joined the Care Center in 2003 after service in the United States Marine Corp and serving as Wayne Wayne County Commissioner for 8 years.  His dedication to the Care Center and its mission of providing treatment to all in need provides a well-grounded foundation for his position. 

Director of Dining Services

The Care Center is looking forward to new and exiting dishes as we continue our search for our new Director of Dining Services.  Many people have applied and we are looking for someone with just the right touch to compliment the Care Center's culinary team.