Our Team

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Rouzbeh Moradhasel
Executive Director

As the Executive Director for Oakwood Village, Rouzbeh is responsible for the complete operation of the community. He is responsible for the satisfaction of every resident at Oakwood Village. It is his responsibility to maintain safety, quality assurance, and resident satisfaction along with community relations. Rouzbeh has had the pleasure of working in Retirement and Assisted living communities since 2008. Working with seniors is one of his many passions.

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Melissa Wood
Resident Wellness Director

Melissa Wood has been apart of our Community since June 2013. She has worked with our residents as a Med – Tech and is now the Resident Wellness Director for Oakwood Village. Her responsibility is to oversee the care staff and make sure that our residents receive the best care and love we can give them. Melissa has always had an interest in caring for others. She is very passionate about what she does here and considers everyone a part of her family.

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Kelsey Larson
Business Office Manager

Kelsey has been a part of the team at Oakwood Village since October 2015. She started as a caregiver and is now our Business Office Manager. She has provided transportation for our residents to and from their doctor’s appointments and assisted the Resident Care Director and Wellness Director on any tasks they need assistance on. While having a close family member pass away after their battle with severe dementia, Kelsey holds our resident’s with dementia near and dear. Kelsey loves working with seniors for the simple fact of doing a small task for them and receiving the most rewarding smile. Kelsey strives to be light in our resident’s lives.

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Janet Lee
Life Enrichment Director

Janet Lee is our new Life Enrichment Director. Previously Janet Lee worked at one of our sister communities Gladding Ridge as a Medical Technician. While working as a Medical Technician Janet realized she wanted to spend more time with and work closely with seniors within the community while enjoying more one on one time with them. She is excited to bring new ideas and is eager to get to know each one of our residents and team members. As Life Enrichment director, she is responsible for planning, coordinating, and carrying out fun activities that all our residents enjoy and improve the quality of life here at Oakwood Village. Janet has a big heart and truly cares for the senior community. Janet is ready for the new challenges her position presents, and is excited to thrive with us at Oakwood Village!

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Ryan Risdal
Maintenance Director

As the Maintenance Director, Ryan has been making sure that Oakwood’s facilities are modern, efficient, comfortable and running smoothly since July 2000. With over 25 years in the business of managing facilities for the senior community, he feels a special connection to our residents and takes great pride in making sure everyone stays safe, happy and comfortable. Besides being the go-to-guy who can fix anything, his friendly demeanor and caring smile make him a favorite at Oakwood Village.

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Melissa Holder
Community Liaison

Melissa Holder has been apart of the Oakwood team since July 2015 and since then has done an amazing job at assisting all departments when needed. Melissa assists in keeping the office running smoothly with her reception, clerical and customer service skills. She really enjoys interacting with each and every resident and family member that walks through the door and is especially good at making them feel comfortable when they arrive.

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Jennifer Bartells
Licensed Vocational Nurse

Jennifer has been a licensed vocational nurse since 2012 and a part of the Oakwood Village team since 2018. She started out in Pediatrics and has made her way to Geriatrics, focusing on Memory Care specifically. Jennifer’s goal is to keep seniors as active and independent as long as possible.

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Patty Keenan
Housekeeping Director

Patty is in charge of the operation of daily cleaning and laundry services at Oakwood Village. She has been a part of our team since 2017. Patty has been in the cleaning industry for many years and has worked as a supervisor in many different places such as motels, offices and other senior communities. Patty has five children and four grandchildren that she enjoys spending her free time with as other fun activities! Patty maintains a sanitary and comfortable environment here at Oakwood Village for both staff and residents families!

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Angel Salcedo
Culinary Director

Angel has previously worked at Oakwood Villages sister community, Sierra Regency as the head cook for four years. He is very dedicated to what he does and focuses on meeting all dietary needs of our residents. Angel is responsible for preparing the weekly menu’s, maintaining compliance with food safety and overseeing the culinary staff! Angel works closely with the residents to maintain culinary satisfaction and also enjoys accepting new meal ideas from residents! He takes pride in what he does and is open to help in any way he can!

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Miya Andrew
Concierge

The first smiling face to greet you at Oakwood Village is Miya Andrew. Miya has been a part of the Oakwood Village team since 2018. As the concierge of Oakwood Village, Miya is involved in the smooth running of the Business Office and communication between all departments. Between answering phone calls, assisting others when needed, greeting families, health care professionals, and visitors, she loves to take the extra time to talk with our residents. Her goal at Oakwood Village is to get to know every resident and their family and assure they are content and comfortable, as well as to provide excellent concierge services.