Monthly Archives: September 2015

Primrose of Kokomo Announces New Executive Director

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2015

KOKOMO, IN – Primrose of Kokomo has hired Heather Bradley as the new Executive Director for the independent and assisted living community.  She began her duties on September 14th, and in this capacity, Bradley will oversee the day-to-day operations of the community.

Heather Bradley

Heather Bradley

Bradley has an Associate’s Degree in Medical Assisting from Ivy Tech Community College in Kokomo, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Allied Healthcare Management and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration – both from Franklin University in Columbus, OH.  Past work experience includes being the Clinic Supervisor for Healthy Horizons Pediatrics in Kokomo, and the Practice Manager for Home Doctor for You in Carmel, IN

“I am excited to come to Primrose because of the family-like environment and their dedicated mission of creating a happy, healthy living environment for seniors,” Bradley said.  “I look forward to the opportunity to improve this community while also building great relationships with our residents and staff,” she added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Kokomo, located at 329 West Rainbow Dr., consists of 36 independent living apartments, 32 assisted living apartments, and 12 townhome villas.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Wausau Announces New Executive Director

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 17, 2015

WAUSAU, WI – Primrose Retirement Community of Wausau has promoted Kathy Jamison to be their new Executive Director.  Jamison, who had been the Sales Director since Primrose opened in 2009, will now oversee all day-to-day operations of the community in her new role.

Kathy Jamison

Kathy Jamison

Jamison has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a Post Baccalaureate Degree in Business Education from Viterbo University.  Prior to joining Primrose in 2009, she worked for the Wausau Region Chamber of Commerce as their Membership Director.

“It has been a privilege to work at Primrose of Wausau since it opened in 2009,” Jamison said.  “I am humbled to have the opportunity to continue working with an amazing staff and a wonderful group of residents as their new Executive Director,” she added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Wausau, located at 2100 Townline Road, consists of 36 Independent Living Apartments, 32 Assisted Living Apartments, and 10 Townhome Villas.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.

Primrose of Mansfield Announces New Executive Director

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 10, 2015

MANSFIELD, OH – Primrose Retirement Community of Mansfield has hired Marilyn Johnson to be their new Executive Director.  Johnson began her duties on September 3rd, and in this capacity, she will oversee the day-to-day operations of the community.

Johnson, who was the Primrose Sales Director for 2 ½ years prior to assuming the Executive Director role, says she is looking forward to the new opportunity.  “I am excited to be part of a caring team where our residents can be assured that they are always our top priority,” Johnson said.  “I am confident that, with the team we have assembled, we will have many fulfilling years to come at Primrose of Mansfield,” she added.

Marilyn Johnson

Marilyn Johnson

“We’re very excited to have Marilyn in her new role,” said Primrose Regional Operations Manager Jill Yetzer.  “Her enthusiasm and drive will help Primrose continue in our mission of providing an amazing experience for our incredible residents.  We’re confident that she and her team will do great things for Primrose of Mansfield.”

Primrose Retirement Community of Mansfield, located at 1301 Millsboro Road, currently consists of 14 townhome villas, 36 independent living apartments and 32 assisted living apartments.

Primrose Retirement Communities, L.L.C., headquartered in Aberdeen, South Dakota, provides high-quality independent and assisted living communities across the country and specializes in personalized services and resident-focused care.

For additional information, please contact Dan Smilloff, Communications Manager, at dsmilloff@primroseretirement.com or by calling 605-226-3300 ext. 3982.