The Team at Arbors Memory Care
Ask our team… working in senior living is so much more than “just a job.” It takes a kind, smart, and passionate individual to do the work of caring for another person. We are proud to have a team comprised of just that type. The Arbors Memory Care team is built of passionate and well-trained individuals dedicated to exceptional senior care.
Interested in joining the Arbors Memory Care team? Visit our Careers page!
Barb Heywood, Executive Director
With over 20 years of experience in the assisted living and health care industry in northern Nevada, Barb brings a wealth of expertise to Arbors Memory Care. Previously she has served as the Executive Director of a large assisted living and Alzheimer's care community. Her experience has made her familiar with person-centered care, as well as managing a large staff of caregivers.
Barb’s primary responsibilities are to ensure we are compliant with all State and Federal regulations, to meet with resident families as needed and to manage the day-to-day operations of Arbors Memory Care.
Barb is a third generation Nevadan and when she’s not working you’ll find her enjoying Nevada’s great outdoors with her husband and two daughters.
Suzie Kuczynski, Community Relations Director
As the Community Relations Director, Suzie is often the first person to introduce families to what Arbors Memory Care has to offer. Suzie has a wealth of information about services available in Northern Nevada and views her role at Arbors as educational in nature. She provides tours and assists with completion of the Welcome Packet. In addition to working with prospective families and residents, Suzie coordinates outreach programs and special events. She comes to Arbors with a background in education and business management with an emphasis in sales and marketing. She is a third generation Nevadan. In her spare time, Suzie is a Master Rose Gardner, enjoys “retail therapy” as a means of relaxation and time with her husband of 30 years, their 3 adult children and extended family.