Primrose of Shawnee Hires New Executive Director

SHAWNEE, OK – Primrose Retirement Community of Shawnee has hired Catina Elliott to become their new Executive Director.  In this capacity, Elliott will oversee all daily operations, as well as manage and lead the staff.

Catina Elliot

Catina Elliot

Elliott has an associate degree in criminal justice and is an RCAL licensed administrator in Oklahoma.  She has worked in the healthcare field since 1996, starting as a CNA before becoming an activities and social services director.

“I believe I was led to Primrose,” said Elliott.  “It is such a warm and welcoming place for all who walk through the front door,” she added.

“We are thrilled to have Catina on our team,” said Bobbie Lerew, Regional Operations Manager with Primrose.  “Her love for the senior population is evident, and we are looking forward to a great future here in Shawnee,” she added.

Primrose Retirement Community of Shawnee, located at 1905 N. Bryan Avenue, consists of 36 independent living apartments, 40 assisted living apartments, and four townhome villas. The community opened in 2013.

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