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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.

Assistant Administrator

Kelli came to the Care Center in August 2016 with years of experience handling social service, admissions, marketing, and public relations in the Wayne and Holmes county areas. She originally came to the Care Center as the Social Worker and completed her Administrator Training in 2019. She is now our Assistant Administrator. Kelli has a passion for advocating for Residents, Families and Staff.

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....

Director of Nursing

Kimberly Schuch-Estep, RN joined the WCCC as Director of Nursing in January, 2019.

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. 

Maintenance Supervisor

James "Woody" Woodruff has been with the Care Center since 2009 keeping the facility in top condition. He became the Maintence Supervisor in 2018. Woody is married to Lynn and they have 4 children, 3 grandchildren and one on the way.  He has 3 welding certifications and Class 1 Water Distribution Certification. He loves the outdoors, gardening, 4 wheeling, camp fires, open pit grilling, and spending time with family and friends.

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

Nichole Crossmon joined the Care Center as the Director of Dining in September 2018.

Social Service Director

Brittainy Wenrich began working for the Care Center in September of 2018. She is from the Ashland area. She received her Bachelor's in Social Work in 2017 from The Ohio State University and did complete a social work internship at a nursing home in Ashland.  Brittainy was previously a caregiver for her grandfather in law. She is passionate about serving those who need her.