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The Community Leadership Team is comprised of a compassionate and dedicated staff who run the day-to-day operations of Asbury Solomons.



Kelly Friedman

Executive Director

Kelly has more than 30 years of experience working in the aging services profession, and is a licensed nursing home administrator. Kelly most recently served as administrator of Chesapeake Shores in Lexington Park, Md.

"I am so pleased to be able to work in a community where residents and associates work collaboratively to create a retirement lifestyle that is engaging, purposeful, and above all, caring. It is truly inspiring to be part of such a dedicated and talented team, and to learn from and laugh with the seniors who call Asbury Solomons home."


Vicky Balderson, RN

Manager, Assisted Living

"It is an honor and privilege to serve the residents who live at Asbury Solomons and lead the caring associates who provide quality services. Every day I look forward to each new experience and am thankful to the residents for allowing myself and my team to be part of their lives. Our experienced health care professionals are committed to creating and maintaining an environment in which each resident thrives."


Reverend Charles Harrell

Director of Pastoral Care

"Pastoral ministry is about being present in the lives of people in times of joy and exaltation, pain and loss, and the routine of the everyday.  It is representing the presence of the God who is always with us, never forsakes us, and calls us to live each day to our best and highest.  This office is a great privilege, and I am delighted to be part of this great community, a terrific team of associates, and most of all the lives of these precious people."


Debbie Jones

Director of Sales & Marketing

"The greatest pleasure of my position is helping people transition into their new life at Asbury Solomons. This is truly a special place where leadership, associates and residents work and enjoy life together as one big family."


Dennis Poremski

Director of Wellness

"I am so fortunate to serve the residents of Asbury Solomons. I have the opportunity every day to make a difference in the lives of those I serve. The amazing part is that I also personally gain so much from my service at the same time. This is indeed rare. I really look forward to coming to "work" every day. Wellness is my job, but it is truly part of who I am."


Tami Radisch

Director of Human Resources

“I am blessed to be part of a team that works hard to enrich the lives of Asbury Solomons' residents through meaningful, person-centered interactions. I have the joy of working in the department that supports those who serve Asbury Solomons' residents. Associates are part of a diverse and talented workforce that fulfill our Mission to do all the good we can for those we serve.I am proud to be part of such an engaged and inclusive culture.“

 

 


Clay Turner

Director of Facilities

“I am truly blessed to serve the residents at Asbury Solomons. God has given me a wonderful opportunity to work at the place I love and to be surrounded by the people who have been my extended family. As the Director of Facilities, I’ve seen many retirement communities but none compare to what we have here at Asbury Solomons."


Bob Webb

Director of Dining Services

“You meet too many great people not to want to work here, residents, families and employees, all with one goal in mind.”

 


DeeDee Williams

Director of Nursing

"It is so rewarding to come to Asbury Solomons each day and work with a team of dedicated nursing professionals serving people who have given much to others. It is my privilege to be able to enhance the quality of life for residents on a daily basis, and to ensure that we are delivering the highest quality care that honors dignity and individual preferences and brings peace of mind to loved ones."


Sharon Madden

Executive Assistant

"As the Executive Assistant, I am privileged to serve not only Asbury Solomons residents and their families, but our dedicated associates as well. I am so honored not only to be allowed, but to be welcomed into many facets of their lives. I am in constant awe of the amazing things that the residents and staff have accomplished. I feel truly blessed to come to work each day in a place that is as beautiful at its core, as it is in its location."