Kurt Wessel

Vice President & CFO

Vice President & CFO, Barrington Venture Holding Company, LLC and The Garlands of Barrington, LLC. With more than twenty years of accounting experience, Wessel provides oversight to the organization’s finance and accounting functions. As a member of the Leadership Team, he reviews and analyzes the organization’s finance programs and accounting structure and effects changes to increase… Continue Reading Kurt R. Wessel

Vice President

Dawn earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law and Compliance from Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law and a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies in sociology and justice studies from Arizona State University. A Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, she oversees Sales, Marketing and Health Care ​at The Garlands, which includes Prairieview at The Garlands assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing and The Garlands Homecare Solutions. Prior… Continue Reading Dawn L. Kempf

Ed-Gansz

Vice President

Ed Gansz has thirty five years experience in Development Services and Asset Management, amassed in domestic and international markets. His client services include project development from concept to completion, financial analyses, transaction structure and pursuing avenues necessary to underwrite the achievement of client development goals. Gansz received an undergraduate degree from Mount Saint Mary’s University… Continue Reading Ed Gansz

Scott Weimer

Director of Maintenance

Scott, a veteran of retirement communities for 20+ years, brings his knowledge and expertise to provide an efficient running and safe environment for all that reside and work within. His career began in 1988 as an Assistant Building Manager for Whitehall North, a convalescent/rehabilitation facility in Deerfield, IL.  Here he began servicing and repairing systems,… Continue Reading Scott Weimer

Thomas S. Herb

President and Chief Executive Officer

Thomas earned his Bachelors and Masters of Business Administration from Babson College and Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.  He formerly managed sales, marketing and production aspects as Vice President of the largest independent Coca-Cola bottling company in the nation. Thomas Herb is a member of the Urban Land Institute’s Senior Housing council and… Continue Reading Thomas S. Herb

Roger Mutter

Member Services

Linda Lankford
Linda Lankford

Director of Human Resources

Kelly Irgang
Kelly Irgang

Director of Nursing

Amanda Hintz
Amanda Hintz

Assistant Administrator

Beverly Astudillo
Beverly Astudillo

Director of Housekeeping

Lynda Fauser
Lynda Fauser

Director of Accounting

Lynn Adams
Lynn Adams

Director of Lifestyles