Morning Pointe Senior Living and Independent Healthcare Properties has announced that MaryBeth Watson, formerly of Brookdale Senior Living, will join the team as Area Director of Operations, Cumberland Area (Tennessee) based in Nashville.
A 20-year veteran of the senior living industry, Watson comes to Morning Pointe from Brookdale Senior Living. Over the course of her career, Watson assumed a variety of roles, including Memory Care and Resident Services Director, and Regional Director of Operations as well as Divisional Director of Service Alignment and Resident Solutions, overseeing the company’s e-commerce platform.
A graduate of St. Petersburg College in Seminole, Florida, Watson is currently pursuing a Business Administration degree at Austin Peay University.
“I am very excited to begin my career with Morning Pointe,” Watson said in a press release announcing her new position. “I look forward to serving our residents and
associates the Morning Pointe way,” she said.
“We are excited about these new leadership changes, as we continue to respond to the changing senior living industry and the needs of the residents and families we serve,” said Greg A. Vital, the president and CEO of Morning Pointe Senior Living.
Morning Pointe Senior Living provides assisted living and Alzheimer’s memory care with five locations serving the greater-Nashville area in Brentwood, Columbia, Franklin, and Spring Hill. Construction will soon begin on a sixth location, The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence, Spring Hill.
Independent Healthcare Properties LLC, a Chattanooga, Tenn.-based senior healthcare services company, develops, owns, and manages 32 Morning Pointe Assisted Living and The Lantern Alzheimer’s Memory Care Center of Excellence communities, employing over 1,500 associates across five southeastern states. IHP was founded in 1996 by Tennessee healthcare entrepreneurs Greg A. Vital and Franklin Farrow. For more information, please visit www.morningpointe.com.