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For us, you are everything. How you feel, how you spend your day, what makes you laugh, what you need, what you love to eat—we embrace all of it, because we are a community. We support one another and make the most of every single day, together.
Vicki became the leader of The Talbot in 2018. Since arriving she has brought about much positive change to the community. She started her career in her hometown of Nashville, TN as a Certified Nurse Aide. She enjoyed working as an Activity Director for 10 years and then went on to become a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in 2009. She says that working at The Talbot is her most favorite job ever! You can often see her spending time with the residents and sometimes she plays guitar and sings for them. Vicki has two sons ages 20 and 15.
Jenny started at the Talbot in February 2019. With her organizational skills she was quickly promoted into the Business Office Manager role. Jenny has a special gift... she can remember everything! Jenny ensures that we have the best of the best talent at The Talbot. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, she and her husband moved to the area with the Navy. They have two children ages 3 and 5. In her spare time she likes to cook, bake and spend time with her family.
Monique joined The Talbot on Granby in November 2018 and is a native of Norfolk, Virginia. She began her journey to working within the senior community in 2015 as an activity director for an independent living community. She then went on to working as a Life Enrichment Director/Activity Director for Independent living, assisted living and memory care community and was an event planner for a local catering and event planning company before joining The Talbot team. She enjoys all things festive and loves to put her creativity and knowledge in all the activities and events. She often says, “the smiles and surprise on the residents faces makes all the hard work worthwhile”.
Chef Titus Dudley is a native of Hampton, Virginia that discovered his passion for food at an early age. This Johnson & Wales graduate has gained fine dining experience by working under certified Master Chefs and cooking in fine dining establishments that span from coast to coast and abroad. In his spare time he enjoys playing piano and singing. Chef Titus is excited to have the opportunity to shear his culinary skill with the community at The Talbot on Granby.
As Our Agility Rehab Manager and Physical Therapist Assistant, Kelly brings 19 years of experience to The Talbot. She has worked in a variety of setting to include skilled nursing, home health, retirement centers and outpatient facilities. Kelly believes that the body can be healed through a healthy lifestyle that includes diet and exercise. You can always see our residents smiling during her group exercise class. Kelly has a special interested in plant based diets and the effect on the body. In her free time she enjoys time at the beach, cooking and gardening.
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