Morningside of Pekin | Illinois - Assisted Living

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Morningside of Pekin

Tracy.jpgTracy McCabe
Executive Director

Tracy McCabe was born and raised in Pekin IL. She started working in senior health care in 2010 as an Activity Director. Tracy then became the Sales Director at Morningside of Pekin, and is now the Executive Director. Tracy says her favorite part of her job is working with the residents and their families to help make our community feel like home. She is always happy when she can help complete the transition from their home to ours and see the way Assisted Living helps families know that their loved ones are being cared for. Tracy married her high school sweetheart in 1985. They have 3 grown children. She cherishes her time spent with her family and her extended Morningside family. Tracy loves photography, scrapbooking, hiking, and traveling.

Gaileh.jpgGaileh Barrow
Sales Director

Gaileh Barrow has worked in the healthcare industry for 16 years, and an additional 10 in Sales and Business Development. Her experience has included medical assisting, community relations, accounting, organizational development, business development, and healthcare administration. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Administration with a concentration in long-term care. Her passion is leading older adults and their families, to resources that will not only provide exceptional living experiences, but also peace of mind, knowing assistance is there if it is needed for them. Gaileh and her husband of 33 years are blessed with 3 grown children and two grandchildren.

AngieHittle.jpgAngie Hittle
Lifestyle360 Director

Angie Hittle is no stranger to working with seniors or senior living communities in some capacity. After 23 years as a Certified Nursing Assistant Angie decided she wanted to impact residents’ lives through our research based Lifestyle360 Program. Her vivacious personality makes her a perfect for our Lifestyle360 Director. She engages our residents in daily activities that focuses on Maslow’s Five Dimensions of Wellness. Angie does a marvelous job of helping our residents’ share their life experiences and interests. When Angie is not leading our Morningside of Pekin Lifestyle360 program you will find her enjoying quality time with her husband, 5 children and grandson.

Amie.jpgAmie Clancy
Food and Beverage Director

Chef Amie Clancy has worked in the Culinary Arts since the age of 16.  Her passion is to make the dining experience the best it can be for her residents. Amie is driven to learn new and unique ways of making her meal presentation Five Star.  Amie is a self-taught food enthusiast.  During her free time Amie enjoys spending time with family, friends and pets.


Randy.jpgRandy Martin
Maintenance Director

Randy has owned his own HVAC/R Business for over thirty years. He holds an HVAC Contractor’s License and over 35 certifications in HVAC. In addition to running his own business, he has worked as safety resource for Methodist Hospital, and served as Maintenance Director at Washington High School for nearly 20 years. Randy joined the team at Morningside of Pekin in 2016.  Randy and his wife of 37 years have two children, Chase and Emily.  He enjoys hunting, shooting sports, and spending any available time he has with his two 3 yr old granddaughters.

Linda2.jpgLinda Olds
Business Office Manager

Linda was raised in Pekin and has 2 sisters, one niece, one nephew, one great niece and two great nephews. Her previous work experience includes accounts payable, payroll, and management. She is very happy she chose to work in the senior living industry, not only for the reason of enjoying this type of office work, but also receiving the reward of working in our residents’ home. She enjoys listening and talking with the residents as they share their amazing stories of their lives. She also gets to bring her beautiful Shetland Sheepdog Shelby to share with the residents, who just love her.