Watercrest Senior Living Group Announces Whitney Lane as Vice President of Clinical Operations
VERO BEACH, Fla., July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Watercrest Senior Living Group celebrates the growth of their executive leadership team, welcoming Whitney Lane as Vice President of Clinical Operations. Lane brings nearly 15 years of senior living experience as an accomplished mentor with clinical expertise in operational efficiencies and leadership development.
As Vice President of Clinical Operations, Lane will effectively lead the clinical teams of all senior living communities owned and operated by Watercrest Senior Living Group, while ensuring Watercrest's Platinum Standards of exceptional care, innovative programming and advanced associate training. Watercrest Senior Living prides itself on providing outstanding caregivers and extraordinary care, all tailored to individual resident preferences which honor seniors and promote a diverse, enriching lifestyle.
"Whitney's endearing nature and engaging leadership style allow her to establish trusting relationships with her team which inspire growth and learning," says Marc Vorkapich, Principal and CEO of Watercrest Senior Living Group. "Her contributions strengthen the diversified talents of our executive leadership team while enhancing our platform of training, development and platinum standards of care."
Lane most recently served as Divisional Director of Health and Wellness for Senior Lifestyle Corporation, excelling in the implementation of pilot projects. Amongst her diverse experience, she has successfully mentored regional nurses and been awarded Highest Occupancy Growth, Highest Average Occupancy, Highest Level of Care Growth, and Lowest Bad Debt for her team's region.
Lane models her passion to improve senior living, serving on city commission boards to increase awareness of senior living issues and fundraising for the Alzheimer's Association. She holds a Bachelor's degree in both Speech Pathology and Nursing, a Master's in Social Work and is pursuing her Master's in Nursing.
"In our industry, no role acts alone. Success is achieved by creating strong teams and inspiring one another to learn and grow. As a lifelong student, nothing excites me more than an associate taking the initiative to better themselves through learning," says Whitney Lane, VP of Clinical Operations for Watercrest Senior Living Group. "Watercrest continues to raise the bar in industry standards. Joining this team was in God's plan for me, and I am eager to become part of the Watercrest culture and contribute to their great success."
With multiple senior living projects in development throughout the southeast, Watercrest principals, Marc Vorkapich, CEO and Joan Williams, CFO, are setting new standards of quality for seniors and their families in the development of upscale senior living communities with exceptional amenities and world-class care.
All Watercrest memory care associates are Nationally Certified Dementia Care Practitioners and their comprehensive memory care program is specifically designed to engage the senses, expand the mind, and enhance the emotions of residents.
Watercrest Senior Living Group specializes in the development and operations of assisted living and memory care communities and the growth of servant leaders. For information, visit www.watercrestslg.com or www.marketstreetresidence.com.