Congratulations to our August 2021 Team Member of the Month: Thomas Sword! Thomas had worked for Applebee’s for 23 years prior to coming to English Meadows. When he is not working he likes spending time with family, fishing, and hunting. His favorite thing about English Meadows is putting a smile on the residence face after he has cooked them a great meal. He also enjoys putting his own spin on plates for our residents and catering to their likes. We are excited to have Tommy as part of our restaurant team and cant see what ideas he cooks up in the future!
Katie has been working with us for the past 6 months as a member of our resident care team after working for the previous owners for over a year. She loves working for English Meadows because she gets to spend time with the residents, who feel like family to her.
When she isn’t at work, she enjoys spending time with her son, Maverick, hiking and swimming. Please congratulate her if you see her!
Everyone please congratulate our April 2021 Team Member of the Month: Guadalupe Lopez
Guadalupe has been at EM for a year now working in dietary, housekeeping, and as a receptionist. Her favorite thing to do outside of work is to hang out with my mom (who also works here). She loves Wings. She is currently going to school to become a CNA and she plans on going to school to get her LPN after her CNA. Following high school, she wants to go to college for my RN. What I love the most about working at EM is being able to hangout with the residents an hear about their lives. Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to our Residents!!
Everyone please congratulate Rebecca Marshall for winning March 2021 team member of the month! Rebecca has worked for English Meadows for the past year. She loves helping our residents in any can, whether it be joking around or listening to their life stories. It always makes her feel special to talk to them on bad or busy days at work to help get through the day. Outside of work she loves spending time with her grandchildren. She loves Spring, Summer, beaches, lakes, and listening to music. Her favorite place to eat in Crozet is Sal’s pizza! She loves working with her housekeeping crew because they are family to each other! Thank you Becky for all of your hard work and dedication to our residents.
Congratulations to our October 2020 Team Member of the Month Stacey Garcia! Stacey has been with English meadows since they brought the crozet campus. When she’s not working she likes to spend time with her 4 kids and mom. She enjoy the beach, traveling, and spending time with her family. She enjoys working at English Meadows because she loves meeting and taking care of all the residents and she feels like she’s family. The stories our resident’s share are amazing and hearing about the things they’ve accomplished and experienced is everything but amazing. Thank you Stacey for all your hard work and dedication!
Please help me congratulate Marcus Bell for earning Team Member of the Month for June!
Marcus is part of our Restaurant Team! He’s been with us for four months now! He grew up in Charlottesville, but currently lives in Waynesboro. His favorite thing about working at English Meadows is caring for all of our residents! When he’s not at work you can catch him fishing! Thank you Marcus, for all that you do!
Please help me congratulate Emily Taylor for earning Team Member of the Month for May!!
Emily is a part of our resident care team! She began working at English Meadows in August of 2018! She grew up in Waynesboro/ Crozet and currently lives in Staunton! Her favorite thing about working at English Meadows is creating relationships with her coworkers and the residents and having them as her second family!! When she’s not working you can catch her riding her horse!!
Congratulations Emily! Thank you for your willingness to help out at the Abingdon Campus during this difficult time with the COVID-19 outbreak! You’re AWESOME!! We can’t wait for you to come back to us!!!
Please help me congratulate Katy Whiteman as Team Member of the Month of February! Katy has been with us since May of 2019 as part of our Resident Care Team! She was born in Burbank, California where she lived there for 4 years then moved here to Virginia! She currently lives in Faber! Her favorite thing to do at English Meadows is converse and laugh with the residents! When she’s not at work she’s either catching up on her sleep or when it’s warm sitting out on the beach! Thank you Katy for everything that you do for our team and residents!
Lami grew up in Buckingham, but currently lives in Staunton where she really loves window shopping downtown and visiting her local parks for nature walks! She loves to be outdoors and appreciates beautiful scenery and a nice view.
Lami is also a dedicated big sister, and when not at home or work, she is spending time with her grandmother, mother and 8 year old sister Cenya playing board games and hanging out. Their go-to games are Life & Monopoly!
Lami’s favorite part of work is being able to spend time with the residents and get to know them through conversation while she’s working in their rooms. They appreciate her quiet kind demeanor and helpfulness.
Thanks for all you do for the residents and our team!!
Congratulations to Emily Bailey for being chosen as Team Member of the Month for September! Emily is a mom of 2 boys and a girl, ages 8, 12, and 17.
She was born in Hampton, Va but traveled with her military family all over the United States and Europe. After high school, she earned her cosmetology license and worked for 16 years as a professional hair stylist. She then decided to go back to school to be a CMA. She’s now a valued resident assistant with a special touch for the Blue Ridge Neighborhood. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and taking day trips to Washington DC and Richmond. Thank you Emily for everything you do!