College View Manor | Joplin, MO - Independent Living

Our Staff

College View Manor

Brad Eldridge
Executive Director

Brad Eldridge has been passionately involved in Senior Health Care and senior living for the past 10 years, and loves coming to work, and to College View Manor every day!! “I truly love what I’m doing, and I love our Residents and our Staff here at College View!” “We are very blessed to be able to have a positive impact each and every day on someone’s life, and helping improve their quality of living!” “If you join our Family here at College View Manor, we promise to SPOIL you!” Brad has been the Director at College View since Dec, 2015, after spending the previous 9 years running senior communities in the Springfield, MO and Ozark, MO area. Before returning to the Senior Living arena, Brad spent 20 years in the Sports Management & Marketing industry, running Minor League Baseball & Hockey teams in Wichita, KS, and Ozark, MO. Brad truly puts the needs and desires of our seniors and their Families First here at College View Manor.

Dustin Simpson
Business Office Manager

Dustin took over the role of Business Office Manager, in June of 2016. During his career at College Manor starting in 2007, Dustin has worked in nearly every department and spent the last 6 years working overnight Security.  Dustin provides administrative & HR support to community leadership and assists in meeting the service needs of all the residents. “College View Manor is not what you are expecting, here it is a home environment and our doors are always open.  We offer a unique experience with a focus on meeting all of our residents’ and family members’ needs and wants. I love the feeling of being part of this huge community and having an effect in someone’s life every day. We are a giant family.”

Brandi Metoyer
Lifestyle360 Director

Brandi’s vibrant and dynamic personality and boundless energy plays an important role of Lifestyle360 Director at College View Manor. Brandi joined our team in July of 2012. Brandi is responsible for all resident activities of the community, including coordinating all internal and external resident events, creating the monthly activity calendar, arranging outside entertainment, and incorporating resident ideas and suggestions.   Brandi excels at keeping our residents busy! “My love of seniors is a huge passion.    Seeing our Residents enjoy their lives, through our activities and events, brings me great joy!”

Chris Farrar
Environmental Services Director

Chris is our number one trouble shooter and has been at College View Manor since June of 2008. Chris is our community’s “Jack of All Trades“and if an emergency arises day or night, Chris will be here to fix it.  
“I love my job. I never know if I will be in a resident’s apartment or just about anywhere inside or outside the building.  I just love College View Manor, it is 5 Star Living for our Residents, it is nothing like any other community I have ever seen.”