Cindy has been with Amber Ridge since 2008 and she has been the Executive Director since 2010. She enjoys every aspect of her position from the personal relationships she builds with the residents, watching her team grow and flourish and become a family to the challenging business end of it all. “Every day is an adventure and it is so fulfilling”. While in Cindy’s “free time”, her husband Terrance, children Malia and Taylor and her two grandsons Alex and Atticus make for a complete and happy life.
Community Relations Director
Stephanie has been with Amber Ridge since 2015. She has been working in the health care industry for 13 years, the last 10 years in sales and marketing. Stephanie brings with her a compassion for seniors. She really knows how to “get in there” and help seniors discover how to maximize their quality of life while in the most independent setting as possible. Stephanie loves getting to meet new families and learning about their life stories. Stephanie is the proud parent of a son, Brogan.
Business Office Manager
Kelly has been with Amber Ridge Assisted Living since 2013. She has a gift for multi-tasking with a smile which makes her an integral part of the team. Kelly says her favorite part of her job is being able to interact daily with our wonderful residents. When Kelly is not working she is spending time with her husband Rick and their three children, Olivia, Tom and Sarah.
Lifestyle 360 Director
Angela has been a certified Activity Director since 2003. She has been with Amber Ridge since 2011. Angela loves using her creativity and imagination to engage the residents daily. Angela finds the Lifestyle 360 program to be a useful tool and a wonderful way to promote positive choices in activities of daily living. Her favorite part of the job is being able to make a difference in the lives of our seniors. When on her free time she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and hunting for antiques.
Resident Services Director
Tracy has been in the health care field for 11 years, working her way up from Certified Nurses’ Aide to Resident Services Director. She loves building relationships with our residents and families and getting to know each one on a personal level. When not at Amber Ridge, Tracy enjoys spending time with her husband Aaron, daughters Jenna, Elizabeth and Amber and her new grandson Wes. They also spend a lot of time traveling for softball as her husband and daughter are coaches and her youngest is still an active player.
Ed is a new member of the team, joining us in 2016. Ed has spent the last 13 years as the head of maintenance at Kaplan College. Ed has shown to be a very dedicated and detail oriented team member. Ed also heads up the transportation for our residents. In his spare time Ed has plenty to keep him busy with his wife, three children and four grandchildren.
Born and raised in Rock Island, Illinois, Chef Mike Reeh completed his training at the Culinary Institute and spent 20 years with the Heart of America Restaurants and Inns. He owned and operated his own upscale dining restaurant, was one of the first Certified Executive Chefs in the Quad Cities, and was the featured chef on “Paula Sands Live” for six years. When not in the kitchen, Chef Mike enjoys spending time with his two children.