Primrose of Anderson Hires Executive Director for New Memory Care

Primrose LogoIMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 21, 2016

ANDERSON, IN. – Primrose Retirement Community of Anderson has hired Carey Richardson to be Executive Director of memory care services.  She began her duties on March 21st.  In this capacity, Richardson will oversee the day-to-day operations of the new memory care community.

Richardson is a Licensed Practical Nurse and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work along with minors in sociology and family science.  She was a social worker with underprivileged families before going to nursing school – and she worked in long-term care before coming to Primrose.

Carey Richardson

Carey Richardson

“I wanted to work for a company who wanted to do the right thing all of the time,” Richardson said.  “I wanted to work for people who truly cared for both residents and employees and I knew Primrose fit the bill as soon as I walked through the door,” she added.

“We’re very excited to have Carey in her new role,” said Primrose Regional Operations Manager Hervey Lawrence.  “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 Anderson.”

The Primrose of Anderson Community, located at 1118 W. Cross St., consists of 8 townhome villas, 36 independent living apartment homes, and 32 assisted-living apartment homes.  There are also 24 memory care units under construction that are expected to be open in the Fall of 2016.

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

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