Sabrina Bathon – Administrator
Sabrina has been our Administrator since August 2018. She began working here as an LPN in July 2015. Sabrina oversees the operations of the facility and meeting the needs of the residents. Prior to her career with us, Sabrina has 8 years of experience in healthcare. “I enjoy working for and with the elderly.” Sabrina is a graduate of Pinckneyville Community High School, she received an associate’s degree in business and nursing from Rend Lake College, and her bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family and participating in 5k marathons.
Tautchia Coleman – Office Manager
Tautchia has been a part of team since November 2013, and brings over 12 years of office experience to her position here. She oversees the billing, assists with new admissions, and other day to day operations. “I love working with the residents, and I consider it a blessing to be part of the family here.” Tautchia was born and raised in Pinckneyville and is involved in many aspects of the community, including several organizations and boards. “I feel it is important to be connected by giving back to the community.” She also loves spending time with her two daughters, taking walks with her husband, reading, writing, drawing, and water coloring.
Jessica West – Life Enrichment Director
Jessica joined our staff in May 2013. She began working here as a CNA, and was promoted to Activity Director in May 2017. Jessica plans and organizes activities and events that engage residents, encourage socialization, provide entertainment, and improve daily living skills. “I have always loved caring for people, and I love spending time with the residents, they are so much fun to be with!” Jessica is a graduate of Pinckneyville Community High School, and she received an associate’s degree in Arts, Science, and Applied Science in Nursing from Rend Lake College. Jessica is married to her high school sweetheart, Alex, and together they have a Yorke named Evie, who is full of sass! In her free time, she enjoys making wreaths and spending time with friends and family.
Melody Martie – Dietary Manager
Melody has been with us since May 2013. She oversees the dining services and ensures the residents have a variety of delicious home-cooked meals. Melody has been working in dietary since she was in high school. “I have enjoyed cooking my entire life, and I love making the residents happy with the food I cook!” She is a graduate of Pinckneyville High School, and received her bachelor’s in food & nutrition from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Melody and her husband, Don, have two children, Scott and Matthew, and a toy poodle named Shadoe. When she’s not busy cooking, she likes to crochet, quilt, and read.
Lilly Burkhart – Lead LPN
Lilly has been an LPN here since January 2018, and has a prior 16 years of LPN experience working with elderly. In her role, she plans and manages resident care according to each resident’s needs and assists the residents with activities of daily living. “Taking care of residents is a fulfilling and rewarding career.” Lilly is a graduate of Nashville High School, and received her nursing degree from Beck Area Career Center. In addition to nursing, Lilly raises Labradors and standard Poodles with her husband, John. She also enjoys reading and working on crafts.