Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood | Florida - Independent & Assisted Living + Memory Care
Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood
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Our Staff

Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood

Margie-resized.jpgMargie Longstreth
Executive Director


With over 27 years of senior living experience, Margie Longstreth is the Executive Director of Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood, and has been with us for 15 years. In her role at Five Star, she is responsible for ensuring the happiness and well-being of nearly 400 residents. She works with her team to recognize that as we age, it is vital that we remain relevant in our worlds, through respect, knowledge and a good dose of humor. Margie helped to write the study guide for a  National Executive Director Certification program; she was the volunteer co-chair  for the 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s. She is a proud member of the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. She was selected as the 2013 National  Executive Director of the Year, awarded by the Assisted Living Federation of America. Her passion for her work is evident in everything she does, from leading the resident book club to mentoring her team, and helping them grow professionally.
 
 
Jill-Aaron-resized.jpgJill Aaron, MSW, LCSW
Assistant Executive Director


As the Assistant Executive Director Jill assesses and assists the residents with the transition into the Independent Living lifestyle and through the various levels of care offered by Five Star Premier Residence of Hollywood as their needs change.  Jill promotes a healthy, enriching environment and has an open door policy to welcome residents and family members.  Jill has over 20 years of experience working with older adults; 5 plus years with Five Star. Jill received her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Florida International University in 1996 and she is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  

 
Carla-Lehman-resized.jpgCarla Lehman, RN
Director of Assisted Living


For the past 7 years Carla Lehman, RN, BSN, NHA has been responsible for all aspects of the quality care and services provided to residents of assisted living and Alzheimer's care at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood. A dedicated nurse leader throughout her 40 year career, Carla has been able to see and implement Culture Change and person centered care in Assisted Living Facilities as well as skilled nursing venues. She currently serves on the Board of the Florida Pioneer Network.  Through her education and experiences, Carla excels in providing care, education, direction and counseling for our residents with dementia and their family members.  

 
Lisa-Calvet-resized.jpgLisa Calvet
Sales Director


Lisa Calvet joined the team at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood in 2005.  As Sales Director, Lisa promotes and educates older adults and their families about the benefits of senior living. Lisa manages the sales team and represents Five Star to the larger community. She also serves as a resource to community organizations on the topic of senior living, assisted living, Alzheimer's and dementia care.
 
 
Pedro-Larrea-resized.jpgPedro Larrea
Director of Facilities Management

Pedro Larrea manages maintenance and housekeeping operations at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood. He has extensive experience in engineering and environmental services. Pedro directs the Safety Committee, promoting wellbeing for our residents and employees. He’s worked with seniors since 2001 and joined the Five Star team in 2008.

 
Sandra-Pulice-resized.jpgSandra Pulice
Business Office Manager


Sandra Pulice serves as the accounting liaison between the Five Star community and the corporate and regional staff.  Sandra focuses primarily on efficient resident billing combined with exceptional customer service to our residents.  Her responsibilities include maintaining resident funds, accounts payable, and accounts receivable. She has been with Five Star Senior Living since 2011.

 

Javier-Rios-resized.jpgJavier Rios, CEC, CDM, CFPP
Food and Beverage Director
 
Javier Rios is a Certified Executive Chef, Certified Dietary Manager and Certified Food Protection Professional. He credits a great deal of his success to having the opportunity to learn and train from elite chefs including several Master Chefs from the Culinary Institute of America (CIA), both in Napa Valley, California and Hyde Park, New York. This training was part of an innovative program that taught special “Techniques of Healthy Cooking”. This program was designed to help chefs address the growing dietary and nutritional concerns of older adults while keeping food flavorful, interesting, and varied. Javier also worked with fellow Five Star chefs on a recipe index for South Florida properties. He has been with Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood for 5 years, but at this community for 20 years.

 
David-Scism-resized.jpgDavid Scism
Lifestyle Director


David Scism oversees our Lifestyle 360 program which is designed with a wide variety of resident’s interests in mind. Opportunities such as social and community involvement, participatory and spectator events, creative and educational coursework, University lecture series, Karaoke and Chorus groups, painting and horticulture clubs, book reviews, fitness and health classes to name a few. With an extensive background as a professional entertainer and Cruise Director, David uses his unique background to help create and implement lifestyle-enriching programs that contribute to each resident's whole-person wellness. David has been honored with numerous awards for his dedication to the resident experience since he joined the team at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood in 2001.

 
Lora-Walters-resized.jpgLora Walters, PHR
Director of Human Resources


Lora Walters enhances both resident and employee satisfaction through oversight and management of the community's human resources function. One of Lora’s responsibilities is the recruitment of new talent and the development of our current top employees who have a passion for working with older adults. Lora also manages, organizes and coordinates the administration of human resources policies and programs. She recommends policies and practices to management and counsels and coaches’ management and staff on policy administration. Lora is certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and the Human Resource Association of Broward County. With over 20 years of experience in the human resources field which encompass 11 years at Five Star Premier Residences of Hollywood.  Lora demonstrates a positive working environment and works to improve the quality and satisfaction of our employees and residents lives.