Life Enrichment Coordinator
Abby began working for Inspired Senior Health Care in May of 2017 as a Life Enrichment Specialist. She graduated with her Associates Degree as an Occupational Therapist Assistant in 2016. Abby loves her career because it is her passion to help and enrich the lives of others. She feels that nothing is more rewarding than impacting her residents’ lives. Abby’s goal is that every one of our residents feel a sense of purpose and meaning. When not at work, Abby enjoys spending with her family, hanging out with her niece and nephew, and traveling.
Nikki grew up in Two Rivers, WI. She worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant for 9 years before going back to nursing school in 2013. She has been a Licensed Practical Nurse since December 2015. She has worked in both the skilled nursing facility and CBRF setting throughout her career. She is newly married to her husband, Leon and has two sons, Brayden, 13, and Cullen, 1. She also has a step daughter, Skylar, 5 years old. Her children keep her busy along with her two dogs, Millie (Teddy Bear) and Otis (Great Dane mix). In her free time she enjoys reading and spending time with family and friends, and family camping trips, near and far.
Nikki says, “Thank you for letting me assist you and with your loved ones care here. If there is anything I can help with or you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to ask!”
Gretchen joined Inspired Senior Healthcare in June of 2017 as our LPN. She has been working in the healthcare field for over 16 years starting as a CNA. Gretchen went back to school, while a CNA and earned her degree as an LPN in 2006 from NWTC. Gretchen knew from a young age on that she her future was going to be in the nursing field, following in her aunt’s footsteps who was her role model and a nurse. Throughout her career she has worked mostly in skilled nursing facilities with a focus on geriatrics and dementia. Gretchen also cared for her grandmother who suffered with dementia. Gretchen’s house of G’s (3 children: Gavin, Gabrielle & Gage) is in Algoma along with their Springer Spaniel, Buddy. Whenever she gets the chance she spends it with her kids and her boyfriend (Jeff). She enjoys going to the kids sporting and school events, fishing with Jeff and going to Brewers Games as a family.
Luanne joined Moraine Ridge in May of 2012 in the newly created position of Office Assistant. In January 2016 Luanne was promoted to the position of Office Manager. Luanne’s position is very diversified from answering phones, admitting visitors to the building, and interacting with the residents and their families to assisting the Director of Resident Relations and the rest of the staff with any projects they may have, along with a multitude of other duties. Luanne is also a member of the Quality Assurance and Improvement Team.Prior to Moraine Ridge Luanne worked in the Human Resources field for over 20 years and holds a degree in Marketing from UW-Oshkosh. Luanne is also a Certified Human Resources Professional through UW-Green Bay. When not at work, Luanne enjoys spending time “up-north” with her husband, Jim, their dog, Fireball and cat, Morgan. Luanne is also an avid reader and enjoys creating recipes that she tests on her family.