Grace Kidney has been Executive Director at Willow Creek since July 2010. She was employed at a sister center in Northern NJ, prior to her arrival at Willow. Grace comes to Willow Creek with over 25 years experience in long term care. She is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Certified Assistant Living Administrator, and a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist. Grace invites all prospective patients and their families to come tour Willow Creek, to experience first hand some Willow Creek hospitality and care.
Suzanne Foster has been the Director of Admissions at Willow Creek since September 2010. She was employed at a sister center in Northern NJ, as a Director of Recreation, prior to her arrival at Willow. Suzanne graduated from Kean University, Cum Laude, in May 2009 with a degree in Recreation Administration.
Christine has worked in various roles at Willow Creek for 10 years now, most recently as Assistant Executive Director, receiving her LNHA in 2013. Prior to this Christine had worked in the recreation department both on full time and part time basis for over eight years. After receiving her Masterís degree in Social Work from Rutgers University, she took a brief hiatus from Willow Creek, becoming a long term care Social Worker, but returned to the center in 2010. Christine looks forward to continuing to support the center's mission of providing warm hospitality and compassionate care to the residents and families of the Willow Creek community.
Rich has been part of Willow Creek's rehab team as a physical therapist since July of 2011 and recently became the Director of Rehabilitation in July of 2013. He received a Bachelor of Health Science degree from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL in 2004 and moved on to earn a Master of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Medicine and Dentristy of NJ-Rutgers-Camden in 2006. In over 7 years of PT experience, Rich has worked in various rehab settings, but primarily specializing in stroke and traumatic brain injury acute and post-acute rehab. He also became Wound Care Certified in 2010. Rich is dedicated to ensuring the rehab team at Willow Creek continues to provide the highest quality care and services.